Meaning of 进

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(Trad.: 進)
Pinyin: jìn
English Definition: to go forward; to advance; to go in; to enter; to put in; to submit; to take in; to admit; (math.) base of a number system; classifier for sections in a building or residential compound
Antonyms: 退
Total strokes: 8; Radical:
Pictophonetic: indicates the sound; (walk) conveys the meaning.
Character Formation:
  • Surround from lower left
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Example Words:
进行 [ jìn xíng ]: to advance; to conduct; underway; in progress; to do; to carry out; to carry on; to execute
进入 [ jìn ]: to enter; to join; to go into
进一步 [ jìn ]: one step further; to move forward a step; further onwards
进步 [ jìn ]: progress; improvement; to improve; to progress; Classifiers:
先进 [ xiān jìn ]: advanced (technology); to advance
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