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刀 dāo: Meaning and Pronunciation / HSK 4

刀 (dāo) English Meaning

  • knife

Traditional Character:  

This character forms words in:

Sample Sentences

  • 这刀不锋利。
    Zhè dāo bù fēnglì.
    The knife isn’t sharp.
  • 我找不到刀。
    Wǒ zhǎo bù dào dāo.
    I can’t find the knife.
  • 请借我你的刀。
    Qǐng jiè wǒ nǐ de dāo.
    Please lend me your knife.
  • 这把刀好锋利。
    Zhè bǎ dāo hǎo fēnglì.
    This knife cuts well.
  • 他用刀切了肉。
    Tā yòng dāo qiē le ròu.
    He cut the meat with a knife.
  • 这把刀很锋利。
    Zhè bǎ dāo hěn fēnglì.
    This knife is very sharp.
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Stroke Order & Character Components

HSK 4 dao 1

 (dāo): knife

Links to all HSK Words & Lists Containing 刀

HSK 4 Word List

HSK 5 Word List

  • 剪刀 (jiǎn dāo): scissors; CL: 把(bǎ)
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