Meaning of 场

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(Trad.: 場)
Total strokes: 6; Radical:
Pictophonetic: indicates the sound; (earth) conveys the meaning.
Character Formation:
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    • [ ] soil, earth; items made of earth
    • [ ] must not, do not; without, never
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  • Pinyin: cháng

    English Definition: threshing floor; classifier for events and happenings: spell, episode, bout
    Chinese Definition:

    Example Words:
    一场空 [ cháng kōng ]: all one's hopes and efforts come to nothing; futile
    外场人 [ wài cháng rén ]: sophisticated, worldly person; man of the world
    外场 [ wài cháng ]: outside world; society
    场院 [ cháng yuàn ]: threshing floor
    打场 [ cháng ]: to thresh grain (on the floor)
  • Pinyin: chǎng

    English Definition: large place used for a specific purpose; stage; scene (of a play); classifier for sporting or recreational activities; classifier for number of exams
    Chinese Definition:

    Example Words:
    交易市场 [ jiāo shì chǎng ]: exchange; trading floor
    娱乐场所 [ chǎng suǒ ]: place of entertainment
    捧场 [ pěng chǎng ]: to cheer on (originally esp. as paid stooge); to root for sb; to sing sb's praises; to flatter
    政治立场 [ zhèng zhì chǎng ]: political position
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