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ㄓㄥ ˋ

zhèng

correct

正 is a 5 stroke, simplified and traditional Chinese character and is pronounced as zhèng in the fourth tone, however it can also be pronounced as zhēng.

It is made up of the components (one) and (stop).

  • ㄓㄥ ˋ

    zhèng

    correct

    • one

    • ˇ

      zhǐ

      stop

5 stories have been written about this character — see all
PL Flag User Thumbnail

correct means to stop no more than one time
by PZ

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Stop at number one..Right there...
by langquang

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in F1,one stop is usually correct strategy
by mshehzadashraf

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the zhèngle (jungle) is one stop away from the equator- I got it correct because it was so yīzhǐ (easy)
by Casper07x

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there is only one correct choice in the moment (stop)
by Alex

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Pronunciation

We found 2 pronunciations for 正

zhèng
zhēng

Definitions for 正 pronounced as zhèng

  • straight
  • upright
  • proper
  • main
  • principal
  • to correct
  • to rectify
  • exactly
  • just (at that time)
  • right (in that place)
  • (math.) positive

Definitions for 正 pronounced as zhēng

  • first month of the lunar year

Vocabulary

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Collections

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VCE Chinese SL

by WillBaum 505 characters

Dictation 3.20

by Alex 22 characters

HSK 2 (Traditional)

by Melidara 171 characters

Vocabulary L4

by alee70 21 characters

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