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ㄓㄨㄥ ˋ

zhòng

heavy

重 is a 9 stroke, simplified and traditional Chinese character and is pronounced as zhòng in the fourth tone, however it can also be pronounced as chóng.

It is made up of the components (thousand) and (inside).

  • ㄓㄨㄥ ˋ

    zhòng

    heavy

    • ㄑㄧㄢ

      qiān

      thousand

    • ㄌㄧ ˇ

      inside

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After airline staff weighed Alice’s carry-on, she put about a thousand 千 more pounds of stuff inside 里 and boarded the plane. It was way too heavy!
by vms5q

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Stand on the mountain, a thousand miles far away, we see trees after trees repetition
by longndtam

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Pronunciation

We found 2 pronunciations for 重

zhòng
chóng

Definitions for 重 pronounced as zhòng

  • heavy
  • serious
  • to attach importance to

Definitions for 重 pronounced as chóng

  • to repeat
  • repetition
  • again
  • re-
  • classifier: layer

Vocabulary

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VCE Chinese SL

by WillBaum 505 characters

听力 - Lesson 7

by Alex 75 characters

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