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厚 hòu: Meaning and Pronunciation / HSK 4

厚 (hòu) English Meaning

  • thick
  • deep or profound
  • kind
  • generous
  • rich or strong in flavor
  • to favor
  • to stress

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This character forms words in:

Sample Sentences

  • 这本书非常厚。
    Zhè běn shū fēicháng hòu.
    This book is very thick.
  • 城堡的墙很厚。
    Chéngbǎo de qiáng hěn hòu.
    The castle walls are very thick.
  • 去年冬天,地上积雪很厚。
    Qùnián dōngtiān, dìshàng jī xuě hěn hòu.
    Last winter there was heavy snow on the ground.
  • 他有一头长而厚密的白发。
    Tā yǒu yītóu cháng ér hòu mì de bái fà.
    He has long, thick, white hair.
  • 她穿着一件厚外套以防止冷。
    Tā chuānzhuó yī jiàn hòu wàitào yǐ fángzhǐ lěng.
    She wore a heavy coat to keep out the cold.
  • 早晨很冷,他穿上了一件厚毛衣。
    Zǎochén hěn lěng, tā chuān shàngle yī jiàn hòu máoyī.
    It was cold in the morning, so he put on a thick
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Stroke Order & Character Components

HSK 4 hou 4
  •  (chǎng): production facility
  •  (hòu): 㫗

Links to all HSK Words & Lists Containing 厚

HSK 4 Word List

  • 厚 (hòu): thick; deep or profound; kind; generous; rich or strong in flavor; to favor; to stress

HSK 6 Word List

  • 得天独厚 (dé tiān dú hòu): (of an area) rich in resources; (of a person) gifted or able (idiom)
  • 浓厚 (nóng hòu): dense; thick (fog, clouds etc); to have a strong interest in; deep; fully saturated (color)
  • 深情厚谊 (shēn qíng hòu yì): profound friendship
  • 雄厚 (xióng hòu): strong and solid; rich (resources)
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