1. 赖 is the 1363rd most frequent character.
  2. has 2 dictionary entries.
  3. appears as a character in 25 words.
  4. appears as a component in 5 characters.


Once :
=> ,
Radical :
=> (tree), (mouth), (knife), (shell)
Graphical :
=> , , , , , ,

Pinyin & Meaning:

  1. Lai4 - surname Lai
  2. lai4 - to depend on/to hang on in a place/bad/to renege (on promise)/to disclaim/to rat (on debts)/rascally/to blame/to put the blame on

Pronunciation Clues:

  1. There are no phonetic clues for this character.

Example Words:

High Frequency

依赖 (依賴)
赖床 (賴床)

Medium Frequency

信赖 (信賴)
死皮赖脸 (死皮賴臉)
无赖 (無賴)
耍赖 (耍賴)

Appears In:

also appears in:
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.