Meaning of 受

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Total strokes: 8; Radical: ; Structure: 爫 + 又
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Pinyin: shòu
English Definition: to receive; to accept; to suffer; subjected to; to bear; to stand; pleasant; (passive marker)
Example Words:
遭受 [ zāo shòu ]: to suffer; to sustain (loss, misfortune)
忍受 [ rěn shòu ]: to bear; to endure
受罪 [ shòu zuì ]: to endure; to suffer; hardships; torments; a hard time; a nuisance
享受 [ xiǎng shòu ]: to enjoy; to live it up; pleasure; Classifiers:
感受 [ gǎn shòu ]: to sense; perception; to feel (through the senses); to experience; a feeling; an impression; an experience