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
More: 惑* | *惑 | *惑*
Example Sentences
Confucius, an ancient philosopher and educator of China, once said, "At the age of 40, one has no doubts about the world."
For what? I also asked myself this for thousands of times.
Sower of Temptation costs two less and takes something right away.
Transferring technology, creating rivals
As autumn ripe melon, perplexed us indifferent to wait a moment 's fall harvest.