Meaning of 举

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(Trad.: 舉)
English Definition: to lift; to hold up; to cite; to enumerate; to act; to raise; to choose; to elect; act; move; deed
Total strokes: 9; Radical:
Pictophonetic: (hand) indicates the sound; conveys the meaning.
Character Formation:
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Example Words:
举行 [ xíng ]: to hold (a meeting, ceremony etc)
举办 [ bàn ]: to conduct; to hold
选举 [ xuǎn ]: to elect; election; Classifiers:
举措 [ cuò ]: to move; to act; action; decision; conduct; manner
举报 [ bào ]: to report (malefactors to the police); to denounce
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