Meaning of 报

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(Trad.: 報)
Pinyin: bào
English Definition: to announce; to inform; report; newspaper; recompense; revenge; Classifiers:
Chinese Definition:

Total strokes: 7; Radical:
Ideographic: A hand 扌 cuffing 又 a criminal 卩, representing sentencing
Character Formation:
  • Left to right
    • hand
    • Surround from upper left
      • seal; kneeling person
      • and, also, again, in addition
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Example Words:
情报 [ qíng bào ]: information; intelligence
汇报 [ huì bào ]: to report; to give an account of; to collect information and report back
汇报 [ huì bào ]: to report; to give an account of; report
报复 [ bào ]: to make reprisals; to retaliate; revenge; retaliation
报仇 [ bào chóu ]: to take revenge; to avenge
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