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Pronunciation :
Meaning :
  1. lacquer; paint. (n)
  2. paint. (v)
Radical :
Strokes : 14
Traditional :
Usage : 2%
Common Words / Phrases:
yóu qī
: varnish; paint
hēi qī qī
: pitch-dark
1. The barrel of lacquer can be used to paint this chair.
zhè tǒng yòng lái zhè zi
: this
: measure word
: (n) lacquer; paint
可以 : can
: use
: used before verb, indicating an intended or suggested action
: (v) paint
: this
: measure word
椅子 : chair
2. The paint is wet.
yóu hái méi gān
油漆 : paint
: still
: not yet
: dry
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3 thoughts on “漆”

  1. Hi Min Min

    In the example No. 2, should not 干 be first tone (gān) and not fourth (gàn), or am I mistaken?

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