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借口 jièkǒu:  Meaning and Pronunciation / HSK 5 UNDER CONSTRUCTION

借口 (jièkǒu) English Meaning

  • to use as an excuse
  • on the pretext

Traditional Characters:  藉口

+ is only found in HSK 5.

借 forms words in:

HSK 1, HSK 2, HSK 3, HSK 4, HSK 5 and HSK 6.  CLICK HERE to see them all.

口 forms words in:

HSK 1, HSK 2, HSK 3, HSK 4, HSK 5 and HSK 6.  CLICK HERE to see them all.

Sample Sentences

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Stroke Order & Character Components

hsk 3 jie 4

借(jiè): to lend; to borrow; excuse; pretext; by means of; to seize (an opportunity); to take (an opportunity)

  • 亻(rén): man
  • 昔(xī): former times; the past; Taiwan pronunciation “xí”
hsk 3 kou

口(kǒu): mouth; classifier for things with mouths (people, domestic animals, cannons, wells, etc.)

 (kǒu): mouth

Links to all HSK Words & Lists Containing 借

HSK 3 Word List

  • 借(jiè): to lend; to borrow; excuse; pretext; by means of; to seize (an opportunity); to take (an opportunity)

HSK 5 Word List

HSK 6 Word List

Links to all HSK Words & Lists Containing 口

HSK 3 Word List

  • 口(kǒu): mouth; classifier for things with mouths (people, domestic animals, cannons, wells, etc.)

HSK 4 Word List

HSK 5 Word List

HSK 6 Word List

*CL: Classifier/Measure Word

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