Meaning of 求

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Pinyin: qiú
English Definition: to seek; to look for; to request; to demand; to beseech
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Example Words
要求 yāo qiú to request; to require; requirement; to stake a claim; to ask; to demand; Classifiers:
追求 zhuī qiú to pursue (a goal etc) stubbornly; to seek after; to woo
需求 qiú requirement; to require; (economics) demand
请求 qǐng qiú to request; to ask; request; Classifiers:
实事求是 shí shì qiú shì to seek truth from facts (idiom); to be practical and realistic
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