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(Trad.: 輕)
Pinyin: qīng
English Definition: light; easy; gentle; soft; reckless; unimportant; frivolous; small in number; unstressed; neutral; to disparage
Chinese Definition:
①分量小,与“重(zhòng)”相对:轻重。轻型。轻便(biàn)。轻于鸿毛。轻尘栖弱草(喻人生渺小短暂)。
②程度浅,数量少:年轻。工作轻。
③用力小:轻放。轻声。轻闲。轻描淡写。
④负载少,装备简省:轻装。轻骑。轻锐(轻装的精锐部队)。
⑤认为容易,不以为重要:轻视。轻蔑。轻生。
⑥随便,不庄重:轻率(shuài)。轻佻。轻浮。
⑦沉重。

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Total strokes: 9; Radical:
Pictophonetic: indicates the sound; (cart) conveys the meaning.
Character Formation:
  • Left to right
    • cart, vehicle; to move in a cart
    • Above to below
      • and, also, again, in addition
      • labor, work; laborer, worker
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Stroke order image for Chinese character 轻
Example Words:
举足轻重 [ qīng zhòng ]: to play a critical role (idiom); influential
轻易 [ qīng ]: easily; lightly; rashly
轻视 [ qīng shì ]: contempt; contemptuous; to despise; to scorn; scornful
轻松 [ qīng sōng ]: light; gentle; relaxed; effortless; uncomplicated; to relax; to take things less seriously
年轻 [ nián qīng ]: young
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