懂 dǒng to understand; to comprehend
Made up of [忄 xīn
radical 61, 艹 cǎo
radical 140, 重 zhòng
heavy; serious; to attach importance to
NoteThe heart and heavy elements suggests emotion and difficulty of understanding
Number of strokes 15
Using 忄 xīn
: 情 qíng (affection) 惊 jīng (to start) 怕 pà (to be afraid) 忆 yì (to recollect) 忙 máng (busy) 怜 lián (to pity)
Using 艹 cǎo
: 花 huā (flower) 茶 chá (tea) 英 yīng (flower) 菜 cài (vegetable) 猫 māo (cat) 草 cǎo (grass) 劳 láo (to toil) 满 mǎn (to fill) 前 qián (front) 艺 yì (skill) 苦 kǔ (bitter)
Different tone东 dōng (east)
冬 dōng (winter)
动 dòng (to use)
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jade not polished not accomplish gem
Jade requires fashioning to turn into a gem
Training and discipline are needed to build character
nine ox one hair
Nine cows are missing just one hair
An insignificant amount. A trivial matter.
A drop in the ocean
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