百

Meta:

  1. 百 is the 407th most frequent character.
  2. 百 has 2 dictionary entries.
  3. 百 appears as a character in 101 words.
  4. 百 appears as a component in 4 characters.

Decomposition:

Once :
百 => 一, 白
Radical :
百 => 一 (one), 白 (white)
Graphical :
百 => 一, 口, 一, ㇒

Pinyin & Meaning:

  1. Bai3 - surname Bai
  2. bai3 - hundred/numerous/all kinds of

Pronunciation Clues:

  1. Pronunciation clue for 百 (bai3): The component 白 is pronounced as 'bai2'. It has the same pronunciation as the character, but differs on tone.

Example Words:

High Frequency

一呼百应 (一呼百應)
百 
百姓 
百度 
百万 (百萬)

Medium Frequency

二百五 
千方百计 (千方百計)
千疮百孔 (千瘡百孔)
几百 (幾百)
数百 (數百)
百事可乐 (百事可樂)
百分之百 
百分百 
百分点 (百分點)
百合 
百合花 
百威 
百度百科 
百感交集 
百慕大 
百科 
百老汇 (百老匯)
百般 
百万富翁 (百萬富翁)
百里挑一 (百裡挑一)
百货 (百貨)
百余 (百餘)
老百姓 

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百 also appears in:

折

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  1. 折 is the 1129th most frequent character.
  2. 折 has 4 dictionary entries.
  3. 折 appears as a character in 57 words.
  4. 折 appears as a component in 7 characters.

Decomposition:

Once :
折 => 扌, 斤
Radical :
折 => 扌 (hand), 斤 (axe)
Graphical :
折 => 亅, 二, 丿, ㇒, 一, 丨

Pinyin & Meaning:

  1. she2 - to break (e.g. stick or bone)/a loss
  2. zhe1 - to turn sth over/to turn upside-down/to tip sth out (of a container)
  3. zhe2 - to break/to fracture/to snap/to suffer loss/to bend/to twist/to turn/to change direction/convinced/to convert into (currency)/discount/rebate/tenth (in price)/classifier for theatrical scenes/to fold/accounts book
  4. zhe2 - variant of 折[zhe2]/to fold

Pronunciation Clues:

  1. Pronunciation clue for 折 (she2): The component 扌 is pronounced as 'shou3'. It has the same pinyin initial.

Example Words:

High Frequency

折 
折磨 
折腾 (折騰)
挫折 

Medium Frequency

夭折 
存折 
打折 
折射 
折扣 
折断 (折斷)
折服 
折叠 (折疊)
折纸 (摺紙)
曲折 
波折 
转折 (轉折)
转折点 (轉折點)
骨折 

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折 also appears in:

不

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  1. 不 is the 4th most frequent character.
  2. 不 has 1 dictionary entry.
  3. 不 appears as a character in 752 words.
  4. 不 appears as a component in 13 characters.

Decomposition:

Once :
不 => 丆, 卜
Radical :
不 => 一 (one), 丿 (bend), 卜 (divination)
Graphical :
不 => 一, 丿, 丨, 丶

Pinyin & Meaning:

  1. bu4 - (negative prefix)/not/no

Pronunciation Clues:

  1. Pronunciation clue for 不 (bu4): The component 卜 is pronounced as 'bo5'. It has the same pinyin initial.
  2. Pronunciation clue for 不 (bu4): The component 卜 is pronounced as 'bu3'. It has the same pronunciation as the character, but differs on tone.

Example Words:

High Frequency

不 

Medium Frequency

不久 
不但 
不仅 (不僅)
不到 
不同 
不堪 
不如 
不妨 
不安 
不少 
不已 
不幸 
不得不 
不得了 
不愧 
不舍 (不捨)
不断 (不斷)
不时 (不時)
不止 
不渝 
不满 (不滿)
不为人知 (不為人知)
不然 
不爽 
不理 
不用 
不知不觉 (不知不覺)
不知所措 
不禁 
不管 
不至于 (不至於)
不良 
不见 (不見)
不许 (不許)
不论 (不論)
不足 
不过 (不過)
不错 (不錯)
并不 (並不)
了不起 
只不过 (只不過)
合不拢嘴 (合不攏嘴)
吕不韦 (呂不韋)
好不容易 
对不起 (對不起)
差不多 
怪不得 
意想不到 
与众不同 (與眾不同)
说不定 (說不定)

挠

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Meta:

  1. 挠 is the 2788th most frequent character.
  2. 挠 has 1 dictionary entry.
  3. 挠 appears as a character in 7 words.
  4. 挠 appears as a component in 0 characters.

Decomposition:

Once :
挠 => 扌, 尧
Radical :
挠 => 扌 (hand), No glyph available, 一 (one), 儿 (legs)
Graphical :
挠 => 亅, 二, ㇂, 一, ㇒, 一, 丿, 乚

Pinyin & Meaning:

  1. nao2 - to scratch/to thwart/to yield

Pronunciation Clues:

  1. There are no phonetic clues for this character.

Example Words:

High Frequency

不屈不挠 (不屈不撓)
百折不挠 (百折不撓)
阻挠 (阻撓)

Medium Frequency

挠 (撓)
挠头 (撓頭)
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.
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