Meaning of 涌

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(Trad.: 湧)
Total strokes: 10; Radical:
Pictophonetic: indicates the sound; (water) conveys the meaning.
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  • Pinyin: yǒng
    English Definition: to bubble up; to rush forth
    Chinese Definition:

    Example Words:
    涌现 yǒng xiàn to emerge in large numbers; to spring up; to emerge prominently
    汹涌 xiōng yǒng to surge up violently (of ocean, river, lake etc); turbulent
    风起云涌 fēng yún yǒng to surge like a gathering storm (idiom); to grow by leaps and bounds
    喷涌 pēn yǒng to bubble out; to squirt
    涌流 yǒng liú to gush; to spurt
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  • Pinyin: chōng
    English Definition: (used in place names)
    Chinese Definition:
    Example Words:
    葵涌 kuí chōng Kwai Chung (area in Hong Kong); Kwai Cheong
    鲗鱼涌 zéi chōng Quarry Bay (area in Hong Kong)
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Example Sentences
The red sun rose in the east.
A large number of audience members flocked to the concert.
Students streamed into the canteen for lunch.
Numerous opinions emerged, and the meeting became extremely heated.
The influx of foreign capital has greatly stimulated economic growth in this region.