Meaning of 虚

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(Trad.: 虛)
English Definition: emptiness; void; abstract theory or guiding principles; empty or unoccupied; diffident or timid; false; humble or modest; (of health) weak; virtual; in vain
Total strokes: 9; Radical:
Ideographic: A tiger stalking in the bushes
Character Formation:
  • Surround from upper left
    • [ ] tiger
    • [ ] business, profession; to study, to work
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Example Words:
虚假 [ jiǎ ]: false; phony; pretense
虚拟 [ ]: to imagine; to make up; fictitious; theoretical; hypothetical; (computing) to emulate; virtual
空虚 [ kōng ]: hollow; emptiness; meaningless
弄虚作假 [ nòng zuò jiǎ ]: to practice fraud (idiom); by trickery
虚伪 [ wěi ]: false; hypocritical; artificial; sham
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