主意 zhǔ yi: Meaning and Pronunciation / HSK 4

主意 (zhǔ yi) English Meaning

  • plan
  • idea
  • decision

Traditional Characters:  主意

主 forms words in:

HSK 3, HSK 4, HSK 5 and HSK 6.  CLICK HERE to see them all.

意 forms words in:

HSK 2, HSK 3, HSK 4, HSK 5 and HSK 6.  CLICK HERE to see them all.

Corresponding Classifiers|Measure Words:

  • |(gè)

Sample Sentences

  • 多好的主意!
    Duō hǎo de zhǔyì!
    What a swell idea!
  • 这个主意不错。
    Zhège zhǔyì bùcuò.
    That’s not a bad idea.
  • 这是谁的主意?
    Zhè shì shéi de zhǔyì?
    Whose idea was it?
  • 你哪儿来的主意?
    Nǐ nǎ’er lái de zhǔyì?
    Where did you get the idea?
  • 这主意是不错啦。
    Zhè zhǔyì shì bùcuò la.
    That idea’s not bad.
  • 我想到了一个主意。
    Wǒ xiǎngdàole yīgè zhǔyì.
    An idea came to me.
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Stroke Order & Character Components

主 (zhǔ): owner; master; host; individual or party concerned; God; Lord; main; to indicate or signify; trump card (in card games)

  • (zhǔ): stroke
  • (yù): jade

意 (yì): idea; meaning; thought; to think; wish; desire; intention; to expect; to anticipate; Italy; Italian; abbreviation for 意大利(Yìdàlì)

  •  (yīn): sound
  •  (xīn): heart

Links to all HSK Words & Lists Containing 主

HSK 3 Word List

HSK 4 Word List

HSK 5 Word List

HSK 6 Word List

*CL: Classifier/Measure Word

Links to all HSK Words & Lists Containing 意

HSK 2 Word List

HSK 3 Word List

HSK 4 Word List

HSK 5 Word List

HSK 6 Word List

*CL: Classifier/Measure Word

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