1. 阻 is the 1173rd most frequent character.
  2. has 1 dictionary entry.
  3. appears as a character in 28 words.
  4. appears as a component in 0 characters.


Once :
=> ,
Radical :
=> (town), (moon), (one)
Graphical :
=> , , , ,

Pinyin & Meaning:

  1. zu3 - to hinder/to block/to obstruct

Pronunciation Clues:

  1. Pronunciation clue for 阻 (zu3): The component 阝 is pronounced as 'fu3'. It has the same pinyin final.

Example Words:

High Frequency

阻挡 (阻擋)
阻碍 (阻礙)

Medium Frequency

阻挠 (阻撓)
阻击 (阻擊)
阻拦 (阻攔)
险阻 (險阻)
风雨无阻 (風雨無阻)
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.