Meaning of 迟

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(Trad.: 遲)
Pinyin: chí
English Definition: late; delayed; slow
Chinese Definition:

Total strokes: 8; Radical:
Pictophonetic: indicates the sound; (walk) conveys the meaning.
Character Formation:
  • Surround from lower left
    • [ chuò ] to walk; walking
    • [ chǐ ] ruler, tape-measure; unit of length, about 1 ft.
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Example Words
推迟 tuī chí to postpone; to put off; to defer
迟疑 chí to hesitate
迟迟 chí chí late (with a task etc); slow
迟早 chí zǎo sooner or later
迟到 chí dào to arrive late
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