Meaning of 尘

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(Trad.: 塵)
Pinyin: chén
English Definition: dust; dirt; earth
Chinese Definition:
Total strokes: 6; Radical:
Ideographic: Small flakes of earth
Character Formation:
  • Above to below
    • [ xiǎo ] small, tiny, insignificant
    • [ ] soil, earth; items made of earth
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Example Words
沙尘暴 shā chén bào sand and dust storm
灰尘 huī chén dust
尘土 chén dust
沙尘 shā chén airborne sand and dust
尘埃 chén āi dust
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Example Sentences
No matter how glorious one's life was, they become dust after death.
I want to buy an efficient vacuum cleaner to clean the rooms.
I want to keep this book in a box to avoid dust.
A thin layer of dust covered the surface of the desk.
He enjoys remote mountain areas, far from the hustle and bustle of the city.