Meaning of 做

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Pinyin: zuò
English Definition: to do; to make; to produce; to write; to compose; to act as; to engage in; to hold (a party); to be; to become; to function (in some capacity); to serve as; to be used for; to form (a bond or relationship); to pretend; to feign; to act a part; to put on appearance
Chinese Definition:

Total strokes: 11; Radical:
Ideographic: Someone who causes things to happen ; also provides the pronuncation
Character Formation:
  • Left to right
    • [ rén ] man, person; people
    • [ ] reason, cause; happening, instance
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Example Words:
做一天和尚撞一天钟 [ zuò tiān shang zhuàng tiān zhōng ]: lit. as a monk for today, toll today's bell (idiom); fig. to do one's job mechanically; to hold a position passively
叫做 [ jiào zuò ]: to be called; to be known as
做到 [ zuò dào ]: to accomplish; to achieve
做出 [ zuò chū ]: to put out; to issue
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