1. 裁 is the 1201st most frequent character.
  2. has 1 dictionary entry.
  3. appears as a character in 24 words.
  4. appears as a component in 0 characters.


Once :
=> 𢦏,
Radical :
=> (earth), (spear), (clothes)
Graphical :
=> , , , , , , , ,

Pinyin & Meaning:

  1. cai2 - to cut out (as a dress)/to cut/to trim/to reduce/to diminish/to cut back (e.g. on staff)/decision/judgment

Pronunciation Clues:

  1. There are no phonetic clues for this character.

Example Words:

High Frequency

总裁 (總裁)

Medium Frequency

别出心裁 (別出心裁)
副总裁 (副總裁)
独裁 (獨裁)
独裁者 (獨裁者)
裁员 (裁員)
裁决 (裁決)
裁缝 (裁縫)
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.