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反对 fǎn duì: Meaning and Pronunciation / HSK 4

反对 (fǎn duì) English Meaning

  • to fight against
  • to oppose
  • to be opposed to
  • opposition

Traditional Characters:  反對

反 forms words in:

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

对 forms words in:

HSK 1, HSK 2, HSK 4, HSK 5 and HSK 6.  CLICK HERE to see them all.

Sample Sentences

  • 我们反对战争。
    Wǒmen fǎnduì zhànzhēng.
    We are opposed to war.
  • 他反对种族歧视。
    Tā fǎnduì zhǒngzú qíshì.
    He fought against racial discrimination.
  • 他反对种族歧视。
    Tā fǎnduì zhǒngzú qíshì.
    He’s opposed to racial discrimination.
  • 林肯反对奴隶制度。
    Línkěn fǎnduì núlì zhìdù.
    Lincoln was opposed to slavery.
  • 天主教教会反对离婚。
    Tiānzhǔjiào jiàohuì fǎnduì líhūn.
    The Catholic Church is opposed to divorce.
  • 你支持还是反对堕胎?
    Nǐ zhīchí háishì fǎnduì duòtāi?
    Do you support or oppose abortion?
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Stroke Order & Character Components

反 (fǎn): contrary; in reverse; inside out or upside down; to reverse; to return; to oppose; opposite; against; anti-; to rebel; to use an analogy; instead; abbr. for 反切(fǎn qiè) phonetic system

  •  (chǎng): production facility
  •  (yòu): still / hand

对 (duì): right; correct; couple; pair; towards; at; for; to face; opposite; to treat (sb a certain way); to match together; to adjust; to fit; to suit; to answer; to reply; classifier: couple

  • (yòu): still / hand
  • (cùn): thumb

Links to all HSK Words & Lists Containing 反

HSK 4 Word List

HSK 5 Word List

HSK 6 Word List

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Links to all HSK Words & Lists Containing 对

HSK 1 Word List

  • 对不起 (duì bu qǐ): I’m sorry; excuse me; pardon me; if you please; sorry? (please repeat); unworthy; to let down

HSK 2 Word List

HSK 4 Word List

HSK 5 Word List

HSK 6 Word List

*CL: Classifier/Measure Word

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