Meaning of 畏

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Pinyin: wèi
English Definition: to fear
Chinese Definition:

Total strokes: 9; Radical:
Pictographic: A monster with a scary head
Character Formation:
  • Above to middle and below
    • [ tián ] field, farm, arable land; cultivated
    • [ ] one; a, an; alone
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Example Words
畏惧 wèi to fear; to dread; foreboding
敬畏 jìng wèi to revere
畏缩 wèi suō to cower; to flinch; to quail; to recoil
大无畏 wèi utterly fearless
望而生畏 wàng ér shēng wèi intimidate at the first glance (idiom); awe-inspiring; terrifying; overwhelming
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