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坏 huài: Meaning and Pronunciation / HSK 3

坏 (huài) English Meaning

  • bad
  • spoiled
  • broken
  • to break down
  • (suffix) to the utmost

Traditional Character:  

This character forms words in:

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

Sample Sentences

  • 你真坏。
    Nǐ zhēn huài.
    You’re so bad.
  • 有好就有坏。
    Yǒu hǎo jiù yǒu huài.
    Where there’s good, there’s also bad.
  • 她脾气有点坏。
    Tā píqì yǒudiǎn huài.
    She has a bit of a bad temper.
  • 坏的人,是我。
    Huài de rén, shì wǒ.
    The bad person is me.
  • 这个苹果是坏的。
    Zhège píngguǒ shì huài de.
    This apple is bad.
  • 那台机器坏掉了。
    Nà tái jīqì huài diàole.
    The machine is out of order.
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Stroke Order & Character Components

hsk 3 huai
  • 土(tǔ): earth
  • 不(bù): (negative prefix); not; no

Links to all HSK Words & Lists Containing 坏

HSK 3 Word List

HSK 5 Word List

  • 破坏(pò huài): destruction; damage; to wreck; to break; to destroy

HSK 6 Word List

  • 败坏(bài huài): to ruin; to corrupt; to undermine
  • 损坏(sǔn huài): to damage; to injure
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