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Meaning of 稽

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Total strokes: 15; Radical:
Pictophonetic: indicates the sound; (grain) conveys the meaning.
Character Formation:
  • Left to right
    • [ ] cereal, grain, rice; plant, stalk
    • Above to below
      • [ yóu ] especially, particularly
      • [ zhǐ ] aim, intention, purpose, will
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  • Pinyin:
    English Definition: to inspect; to check; surname Ji
    Chinese Definition:
    ①停留:稽留。稽滞。
    ②考核:稽核。稽查。稽考。无稽之谈。
    ③计较:反唇相稽。
    ④至。
    ⑤姓氏。

    Example Words:
    稽查 chá inspection
    滑稽 huá comical; funny; amusing; old pr. [gu3 ji1]; huaji, a form of comedy performance popular in Shanghai, Jiangsu and Zhejiang
    稽核 to audit; to verify; to examine; auditing
    无稽之谈 zhī tán complete nonsense (idiom)
    荒诞无稽 huāng dàn ridiculous; unbelievable; absurd
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  • Pinyin:
    English Definition: to bow to the ground
    Chinese Definition:
    ①(稽首)古代的一种礼节,跪下,拱手至地,头也至地。
    Example Words:
    泣血稽颡 xuè sǎng in mourning for one's parents (used in obituaries) (idiom)
    稽颡 sǎng to kowtow (touch the forehead to the floor)
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Example Sentences
1
Have I made a mess of the room?
2
What a thing, he added, to ripples of laughter in the audience.
3
If this information is true, then it is the most preposterous thing in the world.
4
The formation and evolution of the character Ji is not clear till now.
5
The risk is that heavy-handed precautions will take the fun out of what is supposed, after all, to be a sporting event.