Meaning of 跳

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Pinyin: tiào
English Definition: to jump; to hop; to skip over; to bounce; to palpitate
Chinese Definition:

Total strokes: 13; Radical:
Pictophonetic: indicates the sound; (foot) conveys the meaning.
Character Formation:
  • Left to right
    • [ ] foot; to attain, to satisfy; enough
    • [ zhào ] omen; mega-, million
Example Words:
跳舞 [ tiào ]: to dance
跳跃 [ tiào yuè ]: to jump; to leap; to bound; to skip
心跳过缓 [ xīn tiào guò huǎn ]: bradycardia
波比跳 [ tiào ]: burpee (loanword)
跳蛛 [ tiào zhū ]: jumping spider (family Salticidae)
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