止 zhǐ to stop; to prohibit; until; footprint Note Pictogram of a stationary foot and hence 'to stop'
Number of strokes
Index 77 used in:
步 bù (a step)
武 wǔ (martial)
正 zhèng (correct)
足 zú (foot)
此 cǐ (this)
齿 chǐ (tooth)
定 dìng (to set) Sounds same
纸 zhǐ (paper)
夂 zhǐ (walk slowly) Different tone
支 zhī (prop up)
只 zhī (one)
之 zhī (him)
知 zhī (to know)
支 zhī (to support)
枝 zhī (branch)
直 zhí (straight)
值 zhí (value)
植 zhí (to plant)
志 zhì (aspiration)
至 zhì (to arrive)
治 zhì (to rule)
致 zhì (to send)
置 zhì (to install) Pronunciation Your browser does not support this audio element.
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树欲静而风不止 shù yù jìng ěr fēng bù zhǐ
In spite of a wish for peace, trouble is brewing
望梅止渴 wàng méi zhǐ kě
Vain hope for something unattainable
学无止境 xué wú zhǐ jìng
Knowledge is infinite
饮鸠止渴 yǐn jiū zhǐ kě
To take reckless action regardless of the consequences
The most versatile of plants is the bamboo, it is used for food, baskets, tubes, scaffolding, musical instruments and more. In China it even forms some of the forests.
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