Meaning of 踪

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(Trad.: 蹤)
Pinyin: zōng
English Definition: footprint; trace; tracks
Chinese Definition:
Total strokes: 15; Radical:
Pictophonetic: indicates the sound; (foot) conveys the meaning.
Character Formation:
  • Left to right
    • [ ] foot; to attain, to satisfy; enough
    • [ zōng ] ancestry, clan, family, lineage; religion, sect
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Example Words
跟踪 gēn zōng to follow sb's tracks; to tail; to shadow; tracking
失踪 shī zōng to be missing; to disappear; unaccounted for
追踪 zhuī zōng to follow a trail; to trace; to pursue
踪影 zōng yǐng trace; vestige; presence
踪迹 zōng tracks; trail; footprint; trace; vestige
More: 踪* | *踪 | *踪*
Example Sentences
The police used the footprints to track the thief.
The police are tracing the suspect's whereabouts.
This report needs to track company objectives.
My job responsibilities include keeping track of budgets.
The post office can track the entire parcel journey.