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笑 xiào: Meaning and Pronunciation / HSK 2

笑 (xiào) English Meaning

  • laugh
  • smile

Traditional Character:  

笑 forms words in:

HSK 2, HSK 4, HSK 5 and HSK 6.  CLICK HERE to jump to the list.

Corresponding Classifiers|Measure Words:

  • 個|个 (gè)

Sample Sentences

  • 你怎么敢笑我?
    Nǐ zěnme gǎn xiào wǒ?
    How dare you laugh at me!
  • 她哄得婴儿一笑。
    Tā hōng dé yīng’ér yīxiào.
    She coaxed a smile from the baby.
  • 这个让我笑死了!
    Zhège ràng wǒ xiào sǐle!
    This makes me laugh to death!
  • 我喜欢你笑得样子。
    Wǒ xǐhuān nǐ xiào dé yàngzi.
    I like the way you smile.
  • 不要笑他犯了错误。
    Bùyào xiào tā fànle cuòwù.
    Don’t laugh at him for making a mistake.

Stroke Order & Character Components

  •  (shì): bamboo
  •  (yāo): tender; gentle; to die prematurely
  • 丿 (piě): oblique
  •  (dà): big

Links to all HSK Words & Lists Containing 笑

HSK 2 Word List

HSK 4 Word List

HSK 5 Word List

HSK 6 Word List

*CL: Classifier/Measure Word

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