jest / nickname

诨 character breakdown

"speech" or "words" radical in Chinese characters (Kangxi radical 149) / see also 言字旁[yan2 zi4 pang2]

Mnemonic symbol: this character looks like a big "i" (like in information), and I'll represent it by an advertising column. Maud Younger (y) gives a speech (讠) standing on top of an advertising column (讠) in the anthill's kitchen (an2).
(bound form) army / military

= + : As a component in other characters: a general.

Zeus is driving a car in front of the restaurant. It's a cabriolet, so he uses a cooking top to protect himself from the weather. With the cooking top on his head, he looks kinda like a weird general.

Characters with 诨 as component

诨 is not used as a component in another character.

Words with 诨

to include impromptu comic material in opera performance (idiom); to jest / buffoonery
to intersperse comic remarks (in a performance) / (fig.) to quip / to banter
to intersperse comic dialogue (as they do in operas)

Sentences with 诨

诨 currently does not appear in any sentence.