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凉快 liáng kuai: Meaning and Pronunciation / HSK 4

凉快 (liáng kuai) English Meaning

  • nice and cold
  • pleasantly cool

Traditional Characters:  涼快

凉 forms words in:

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

快 forms words in:

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

Sample Sentences

  • 我想进村林子里去凉快一下。
    Wǒ xiǎng jìn cūn línzi lǐ qù liángkuai yīxià.
    I’m going into the woods to cool off.
  • 下点雨会使我们感到凉快一些。
    Xià diǎn yǔ huì shǐ wǒmen gǎndào liángkuai yīxiē.
    Some rain would cool us down.
  • 咱们去吃点冰淇淋凉快凉快吧。
    Zánmen qù chī diǎn bīngqílín liángkuai liángkuai ba.
    Let’s go and have ice cream to cool off.
  • 因为天气热,她穿了一件凉快的衣服。
    Yīn wéi tiānqì rè, tā chuānle yī jiàn liángkuai de yīfú.
    As it was a hot day she wore a cool dress.
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Stroke Order & Character Components

凉 (liáng): (liàng) to let sth cool down; (liáng) cool; cold; the five Liang of the Sixteen Kingdoms, namely: Former Liang 前涼|前凉 (314-376), Later Liang 後涼|后凉 (386-403), Northern Liang 北涼|北凉 (398-439), Southern Liang 南涼|南凉 (397-414), Western Liang 西涼|西凉 (400-421)

  • 冫 (bīng): ice
  • 京 (jīng): capital city of a country; big; algebraic term for a large number (old); artificial mound (old)

快 (kuài): rapid; quick; speed; rate; soon; almost; to make haste; clever; sharp (of knives or wits); forthright; plain-spoken; gratified; pleased; pleasant

  •  (xin): heart
  •  (guài): decisive

Links to all HSK Words & Lists Containing 凉

HSK 4 Word List

HSK 5 Word List

  • 着凉 (zháo liáng): to catch cold

HSK 6 Word List

  • 荒凉 (huāng liáng): desolate
  • 凄凉 (qī liáng): desolate

Links to all HSK Words & Lists Containing 快

HSK 2 Word List

  • 快(kuài):  rapid; quick; speed; rate; soon; almost; to make haste; clever; sharp (of knives or wits); forthright; plain-spoken; gratified; pleased; pleasant
  • 快乐(kuài lè):  happy; merry

HSK 4 Word List

HSK 5 Word List

HSK 6 Word List

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