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运动 yùn dòng: Meaning and Pronunciation / HSK 2

运动 (yùn dòng) English Meaning

  • movement
  • campaign
  • sports

Traditional Characters: 運動

运 forms words in:

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

动 forms words in:

HSK 2, HSK 3, HSK 4, HSK 5 and HSK 6.  CLICK HERE to jump to the list.

Corresponding Classifiers|Measure Words:

  • (chǎng)

Sample Sentences

  • 我喜欢户外运动。
    Wǒ xǐhuān hùwài yùndòng.
    I like outdoor sports.
  • 我喜欢运动。
    Wǒ xǐhuān yùndòng.
    I like sports.
  • 比利擅长运动。
    Bǐ lì shàncháng yùndòng.
    Billy is good at sports.
  • 我不擅长运动。
    Wǒ bù shàncháng yùndòng.
    I’m bad at sports.
  • 她喜欢各种运动。
    Tā xǐhuān gè zhǒng yùndòng.
    She likes all kinds of sports.

Stroke Order & Character Components

hsk 2 yun

运 (yùn): to move; to transport; to use; to apply; fortune; luck; fate

  •  (chuò): brisk walking
  •  (yún): cloud; CL:(duǒ)
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动 (dòng): (of something) to move; to set in movement; to displace; to touch; to make use of; to stir (emotions); to alter; abbreviation for 動詞|动词(dòng cí), verb

  •  (yún): cloud; CL:(duǒ)
  •  (lì): force

Links to all HSK Words & Lists Containing 运

HSK 2 Word List

HSK 5 Word List

  • 命运(mìng yùn):  destiny; fate; CL:  個|个(gè)
  • 幸运(xìng yùn):  fortunate; fortune; luck
  • 运气(yùn qi):  luck (good or bad)
  • 运输(yùn shū):  transport; haulage; transit; CL:  個|个(gè)
  • 运用(yùn yòng):  to use; to put to use

HSK 6 Word List

  • 托运(tuō yùn):  to consign (goods); to check through (baggage)
  • 运算(yùn suàn):  (mathematical) operation
  • 运行(yùn xíng):  be in motion; to move; to run

*CL: Classifier/Measure Word

Links to all HSK Words & Lists Containing 动

HSK 2 Word List

HSK 3 Word List

HSK 4 Word List

HSK 5 Word List

  • 动画片(dòng huà piān):  cartoon; animation
  • 劳动(láo dòng):  physical labor; work; toil; CL:  次(cì)
  • 生动(shēng dòng):  vivid; lively
  • 行动(xíng dòng):  action; to move; operation; mobile; CL:  個|个(gè)
  • 移动(yí dòng):  to move; movement; migration; mobile; portable
  • 振动(zhèn dòng):  vibration
  • 主动(zhǔdòng):  to take the initiative; to do something of one’s own accord; active; opposite:  passive被被动(bèi dòng); drive (of gears and shafts, etc.)
  • 自动(zì dòng):  automatic; voluntarily

HSK 6 Word List

  • 被动(bèi dòng):  passive (not taking initiative)
  • 冲动(chōng dòng):  impetus; impulse; emotional impulse; impulsive
  • 调动(diào dòng):  to transfer; to maneuver (troops, etc.)
  • 动荡(dòng dàng):  unrest (social or political); turmoil; upheaval; commotion
  • 动机(dòng jī):  motor; locomotive; motive; motivation; intention
  • 动静(dòng jìng):  sound of activity or people talking; news of activity
  • 动力(dòng lì):  power; motion; propulsion; force
  • 动脉(dòng mài):  artery
  • 动身(dòng shēn):  go on a journey; leave
  • 动手(dòng shǒu):  to hit with hands or fists; to start work; to touch
  • 动态(dòng tài):  development; trend; dynamic state; movement; moving
  • 动员(dòng yuán):  mobilize; arouse; CL:  次(cì), 個|个(gè)
  • 发动(fā dòng):  to start; to launch; to unleash; to mobilize; to arouse
  • 鼓动(gǔdòng):  to agitate; to arouse; to instigate; to encite
  • 轰动(hōng dòng):  sensation; stir
  • 机动(jī dòng):  locomotive; motorized; power-driven; adaptable; flexible (use, treatment, timing, etc.)
  • 惊动(jīng dòng):  alarm; alert; disturb
  • 举动(jǔdòng):  act; action; activity; move; movement
  • 无动于衷(wú dòng yú zhōng):  aloof; indifferent; unconcerned

*CL: Classifier/Measure Word

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