Meaning of 惑

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Pinyin: huò
English Definition: to confuse; to be puzzled
Chinese Definition:
Total strokes: 12; Radical:
Ideographic: An uncertain heart ; also provides the pronunciation
Character Formation:
  • Above to below
    • [ huò ] or, either, else; maybe, perhaps, possibly
    • [ xīn ] heart; mind; soul
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Example Words
诱惑 yòu huò to entice; to lure; to induce; to attract
疑惑 huò to doubt; to distrust; unconvincing; to puzzle over; misgivings; suspicions
困惑 kùn huò bewildered; perplexed; confused; difficult problem; perplexity
惶惑 huáng huò anxious and perplexed; uneasy and confused; suspicious and fearful
解惑 jiě huò to dispel doubts; to clear up confusion
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Example Sentences
He opened up about his inner doubts
His eyes were filled with doubt.
He was very puzzled by this phenomenon.
I'm puzzled about this problem.
His mysterious words and deeds are confusing.