举 jǔ: Meaning and Pronunciation / HSK 4

(举 jǔ) English Meaning

  • to lift
  • to hold up
  • to cite
  • to enumerate
  • to act
  • to raise
  • to choose
  • to elect

Traditional Character:  

This character forms words in:

Sample Sentences

  • 人举不起这样的重量。
    Rén jǔ bù qǐ zhèyàng de zhòngliàng.
    It is not humanly possible to lift that kind of weight.
  • 她觉得自己好像被举起来了。
    Tā juédé zìjǐ hǎoxiàng bèi jǔ qǐláile.
    She felt herself being lifted up.
  • 玛丽的背不好,她很难把东西举起来。
    Mǎlì de bèi bu hǎo, tā hěn nán bǎ dōngxī jǔ qǐlái.
    Mary has a bad back. It’s hard for her to lift things.
  • 助理裁判向主裁判举旗示意比赛继续。
    Zhùlǐ cáipàn xiàng zhǔ cáipàn jǔ qí shìyì bǐsài jìxù.
    The assistant referee raised a flag to show the referee that the ball was still in play.
  • 再给我举个例子。
    Zài gěi wǒ jǔ gè lìzi.
    Show me another example.
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Stroke Order & Character Components

HSK 4 ju 3

举 (jǔ): to lift; to hold up; to cite; to enumerate; to act; to raise; to choose; to elect

  • 丶 (zhǔ): stroke
  • -: unidentified strokes

Links to all HSK Words & Lists Containing 举

HSK 4 Word List

HSK 6 Word List

*CL: Classifier/Measure Word

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