1. 摧 is the 2161st most frequent character.
  2. has 1 dictionary entry.
  3. appears as a character in 4 words.
  4. appears as a component in 0 characters.


Once :
=> ,
Radical :
=> (hand), (mountain), (small bird)
Graphical :
=> , , , , , , , , , ,

Pinyin & Meaning:

  1. cui1 - to break/to destroy/to devastate/to ravage/to repress

Pronunciation Clues:

  1. Pronunciation clue for 摧 (cui1): The component 崔 is pronounced as 'cui1'. It has the exact same pronunciation as the character.
  2. Pronunciation clue for 摧 (cui1): The component 隹 is pronounced as 'zhui1'. It has the same pinyin final.

Example Words:

High Frequency

摧残 (摧殘)

Medium Frequency

坚不可摧 (堅不可摧)
摧毁 (摧毀)
无坚不摧 (無堅不摧)
Decomposition Levels:
Level 1: Only divided once. So only two components.
Level 2: Radical Decomposition. The character gets decomposed into its lowest radical components. For the complete list visit the Radical wikipedia page.
Level 3: Graphical Decomposition. Shows all the strokes & lowest level of components that make up the character.
If you see questions marks or too many "block" characters, especially when it comes to level 3 decomposition you might need the correct font.