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刷牙 shuā yá: Meaning and Pronunciation / HSK 3

刷牙 (shuā yá) English Meaning

  • to brush teeth

Traditional Characters: 刷牙

刷 forms words in:

牙 forms words in:

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Sample Sentences

  • 快去刷牙。
    Kuài qù shuāyá.
    Brush your teeth.
  • 别忘了刷牙。
    Bié wàngle shuāyá.
    Remember to brush your teeth.
  • 你们刷牙去!
    Nǐmen shuāyá qù!
    You guys need to go brush your teeth!
  • 你正确地刷牙吗?
    Nǐ zhèngquè de shuāyá ma?
    Are you brushing your teeth properly?
  • 上床睡觉前要刷牙。
    Shàngchuáng shuìjiào qián yào shuāyá.
    Brush your teeth before going to bed.
  • 需刷牙以去除牙斑。
    Xū shuāyá yǐ qùchú yá bān.
    It is necessary to remove plaque by brushing one’s teeth.
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Stroke Order & Character Components

刷 (shuā): to brush; to paint; to daub; to paste up; to skip class (of students); to fire from a job

  • 尸 (shī): dead body
  • 巾 (jīn): turban
  • 刂 (dāo): knife

牙 (yá): tooth; ivory; CL: 顆|颗(kē)

  •  (yá): tooth / ivory

Links to all HSK Words & Lists Containing 刷

HSK 3 Word List

HSK 5 Word List

  • 印刷(yìn shuā): to print; printing

Links to all HSK Words & Lists Containing 牙

HSK 3 Word List

HSK 4 Word List

HSK 5 Word List

*CL: Classifier/Measure Word


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