Meaning of 被

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Total strokes: 11; Radical: ; Structure: 衤 + 皮
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Pinyin: bèi
English Definition: quilt; by; (indicates passive-voice clauses); (literary) to cover; to meet with
Example Words:
被告 [ bèi gào ]: defendant
被动 [ bèi dòng ]: passive
被子 [ bèi zi ]: quilt; Classifiers:
被迫 [ bèi ]: to be compelled; to be forced
被告人 [ bèi gào rén ]: defendant (in legal case)