Meaning of 退

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Pinyin: tuì
English Definition: to retreat; to decline; to move back; to withdraw
Total strokes: 10; Radical:
Pictophonetic: indicates the sound; (walk) conveys the meaning.
Character Formation:
  • Surround from lower left
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Example Words:
退休 [ tuì xiū ]: to retire; retirement (from work)
退耕还林 [ tuì gēng huán lín ]: restoring agricultural land to forest
衰退 [ shuāi tuì ]: to decline; to fall; to drop; to falter; a decline; recession (in economics)
退回 [ tuì huí ]: to return (an item); to send back; to go back
退化 [ tuì huà ]: to degenerate; atrophy
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