Meaning of 霸

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English Definition: hegemon; tyrant; lord; feudal chief; to rule by force; to usurp; (in modern advertising) master
Total strokes: 21; Radical:
Pictophonetic: indicates the sound; (rain) conveys the meaning.
Character Formation:
  • Above to below
    • [ ] rain
    • Left to right
      • [ ] leather, animal hide; to reform; to remove
      • [ yuè ] moon; month
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Example Words:
霸道 [ dào ]: the Way of the Hegemon; abbr. for 霸王之道 ; despotic rule; rule by might; evil as opposed to the Way of the King 王道 ; overbearing; tyranny; (of liquor, medicine etc) strong; potent
霸妻 [ ]: to use one's power and influence to take another man's wife for oneself
霸座 [ zuò ]: to willfully occupy sb else's seat
霸占 [ zhàn ]: to occupy by force; to seize; to dominate
霸权主义 [ quán zhǔ ]: hegemonism
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