Meaning of 坏

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(Trad.: 壞)
Pinyin: huài
English Definition: bad; spoiled; broken; to break down; (suffix) to the utmost
Chinese Definition:

Total strokes: 7; Radical:
Pictophonetic: indicates the sound; (earth) conveys the meaning.
Character Formation:
  • Left to right
    • [ ] soil, earth; items made of earth
    • [ ] no, not, un-; negative prefix
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Example Words:
破坏 [ huài ]: destruction; damage; to wreck; to break; to destroy
损坏 [ sǔn huài ]: to damage; to injure
败坏 [ bài huài ]: to ruin; to corrupt; to undermine
好坏 [ hǎo huài ]: good or bad; good and bad; standard; quality
坏人 [ huài rén ]: bad person; villain
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