Meaning of 厌

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(Trad.: 厭)
Pinyin: yàn
English Definition: to loathe
Chinese Definition:
Total strokes: 6; Radical:
Pictophonetic: indicates the sound; (cliff) conveys the meaning.
Character Formation:
  • Surround from upper left
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Example Words
讨厌 tǎo yàn to dislike; to loathe; disagreeable; troublesome; annoying
厌恶 yàn to loathe; to hate; disgusted with sth
厌倦 yàn juàn to be weary of; to be fed up with; tedious
厌烦 yàn fán bored; fed up with sth; sick of sth
厌世 yàn shì world-weary; pessimistic
More: 厌* | *厌 | *厌*
Example Sentences
Lastly, choose a film that you are not going to get tired of if you watch it three times!
I never got tired of watching my two little sweeties, even while they were sleeping.
But as for them whose heart walketh after the heart of their detestable things and their abominations, I will recompense their way upon their own heads, saith the Lord GOD.
Bob:Well, you know me. I can always eat pizza - or spaghetti.
My father found out my impatience. He encouraged me and was stricter with me than ever before.