Meaning of 壮

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(Trad.: 壯)
Pinyin: zhuàng
English Definition: to strengthen; strong; robust; Zhuang ethnic group of Guangxi, the PRC's second most numerous ethnic group
Chinese Definition:
Total strokes: 6; Radical:
Pictophonetic: indicates the sound; (soldier) conveys the meaning.
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Example Words
壮大 zhuàng to expand; to strengthen
壮观 zhuàng guān spectacular; magnificent sight
壮丽 zhuàng magnificence; magnificent; majestic; glorious
悲壮 bēi zhuàng solemn and stirring; moving and tragic
理直气壮 zhí zhuàng in the right and self-confident (idiom); bold and confident with justice on one's side; to have the courage of one's convictions; just and forceful
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Example Sentences
We don't look so strong as that guy.
I struggled because they were so much stronger and had been playing much longer.
But you are taller and stronger than I (am).
He was a big, strong man with an axe, and something black over his face.
"The guy was fit - he was getting stronger," Paddy says, "and I reckon if he had lived here and stayed here, he wouldn't have died.