Meaning of 穿

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Pinyin: chuān
English Definition: to wear; to put on; to dress; to bore through; to pierce; to perforate; to penetrate; to pass through; to thread
Chinese Definition:

Total strokes: 9; Radical:
Pictophonetic: indicates the sound; (tooth) conveys the meaning.
Character Formation:
  • Above to below
    • [ xué ] cave, den, hole
    • [ ] tooth, molar; fang, tusk; serrated
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Example Words
穿着 chuān zhuó attire; clothes; dress
贯穿 guàn chuān to run through; a connecting thread from beginning to end; to link
穿越 chuān yuè to pass through; to traverse; to cross
穿梭 chuān suō to travel back and forth; to shuttle
穿行 chuān xíng to go through; to bore through; to push one's way through
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