Meaning of 绝

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(Trad.: 絕)
Pinyin: jué
English Definition: to cut short; extinct; to disappear; to vanish; absolutely; by no means
Total strokes: 9; Radical:
Pictophonetic: indicates the sound; (thread) conveys the meaning.
Character Formation:
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    • [ ] silk; thread
    • [ ] color, tint, hue, shade; beauty, form; sex
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Example Words:
拒绝 [ jué ]: to refuse; to decline; to reject
绝对 [ jué duì ]: absolute; unconditional
绝望 [ jué wàng ]: to despair; to give up all hope; desperate; desperation
断绝 [ duàn jué ]: to sever; to break off
谢绝 [ xiè jué ]: to refuse politely
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