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慢 màn: Meaning and Pronunciation / HSK 2

慢 (màn) English Meaning

  • slow

Traditional Character:  

This character forms words in:

Sample Sentences

  • 慢一点。
    Màn yīdiǎn.
    Slow down.
  • 网速很慢。
    Wǎng sù hěn màn.
    The internet is very slow.
  • 你怎么这么慢?!
    Nǐ zěnme zhème màn?!
    How come you’re so slow?!
  • 我的表慢五分钟。
    Wǒ de biǎo màn wǔ fēnzhōng.
    My watch is five minutes slow.
  • 他的脉搏跳得很慢。
    Tā de màibó tiào dé hěn màn.
    His pulse is very slow.

Stroke Order & Character Components

hsk 2 man
  •  (xin): heart
  •  (màn): handsome; large; long

Links to all HSK Words & Lists Containing 慢

HSK 2 Word List

HSK 6 Word List

  • 怠慢(dài màn):  to slight; to neglect
  • 慢性(màn xìng):  slow and patient; chronic (disease); slow to take effect (e.g. a slow poison)

*CL: Classifier/Measure Word

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