Meaning of 惕

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English Definition: fearful; respectful
Chinese Definition:
Total strokes: 11; Radical:
Pictophonetic: indicates the sound; (heart) conveys the meaning.
Character Formation:
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    • [ xīn ] heart; mind; soul
    • [ ] to change; to exchange, to trade; simple, easy
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Example Words
警惕 jǐng to be on the alert; vigilant; alert; on guard; to warn
警惕性 jǐng xìng vigilance; alertness
怵惕 chù to be alarmed; to be apprehensive
惕然 rán to be afraid, fearful of
朝乾夕惕 zhāo qián cautious and diligent all day long (idiom)
More: 惕* | *惕 | *惕*
Example Sentences
She looked at it critically for a moment.
This does NOT mean the breed is vicious - quite the contrary, the Doberman must be mentally stable yet always alert and ready to defend its master and home.
Moreover, as is now generally recognized, certainty the determination of the magnitudes of the values is straightforward on the Ricardo-Marx-Leontief assumption of fixed production coefficients.
His colleague Michael Beer says that far too many companies have applied re-engineering in a mechanistic fashion chopping out costs without giving sufficient thought to long-term profitability.
Professional chefs must become accustomed to criticism from picky customers.