Meaning of 定

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Pinyin: dìng
English Definition: to set; to fix; to determine; to decide; to order
Antonyms: 退
Total strokes: 8; Radical:
Ideographic: A person settling under a roof
Character Formation:
  • Above to below
    • [gàimian2] roof; house
    • [ ] roll, bolt of cloth; foot
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Example Words:
决定 [ jué dìng ]: to decide (to do something); to resolve; decision; Classifiers: ; certainly
一定 [ dìng ]: surely; certainly; necessarily; fixed; a certain (extent etc); given; particular; must
规定 [ guī dìng ]: provision; to fix; to set; to formulate; to stipulate; to provide; regulation; rule; Classifiers:
肯定 [ kěn dìng ]: to be certain; to be positive; assuredly; definitely; to give recognition; to affirm; affirmative (answer)
确定 [ què dìng ]: definite; certain; fixed; to fix (on sth); to determine; to be sure; to ensure; to make certain; to ascertain; to clinch; to recognize; to confirm; OK (on computer dialog box)
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