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ㄉㄨㄥ ˋ



動 is an 11 stroke, traditional Chinese character and is pronounced as dòng in the fourth tone.

In simplified Chinese the character is used.

It is made up of the components (heavy) and (power).

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It takes power to 'move' something heavy.
by sinonym248

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Apply power 力 to something heavy 重 and it will move down the ramp, you ding dong!
by vms5q

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We found 1 pronunciation for 動

Definitions for 動 pronounced as dòng

  • (of sth) to move
  • to set in movement
  • to displace
  • to touch
  • to make use of
  • to stir (emotions)
  • to alter
  • abbr. for 動詞|动词[dong4 ci2], verb


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