Meaning of 沸

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Pinyin: fèi
English Definition: to boil
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Total strokes: 8; Radical:
Pictophonetic: indicates the sound; (water) conveys the meaning.
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Example Words:
沸腾 [ fèi téng ]: (of a liquid) to boil; (of sentiments etc) to boil over; to flare up; to be impassioned
沸点 [ fèi diǎn ]: boiling point
人声鼎沸 [ rén shēng dǐng fèi ]: lit. a boiling cauldron of voices (idiom); hubbub; brouhaha
以汤沃沸 [ tāng fèi ]: to manage a situation badly (idiom)
民怨沸腾 [ mín yuàn fèi téng ]: seething discontent (idiom); popular grievances boil over
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