Meaning of 皱

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(Trad.: 皺)
Pinyin: zhòu
English Definition: to wrinkle; wrinkled; to crease
Chinese Definition:
Total strokes: 10; Radical:
Pictophonetic: indicates the sound; (skin) conveys the meaning.
Character Formation:
  • Left to right
    • [ chú ] to mow, to cut grass; hay, fodder
    • [ ] skin, hide, fur, feathers
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Example Words
皱纹 zhòu wén wrinkle; Classifiers:
皱眉 zhòu méi to frown; to knit one's brow
皱褶 zhòu zhě creased; wrinkled; fold; crease
褶皱 zhě zhòu fold; crease; wrinkle; geological fold
皱巴巴 zhòu wrinkled; crumpled; unironed
More: 皱* | *皱 | *皱*
Example Sentences
The clothes may wrinkle up in water.
Some of the new synthetic dress materials do not crush.
She's beginning to get wrinkles round her eyes.
This is always the problem, you always think so highly of yourself, never thought about how I feel, don' t you know that I hate drumsticks?
Maybe they just wrinkle their noses, and it's taken you a while to figure out that your foot odor is the cause.