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够 gòu: Meaning and Pronunciation / HSK 4

够 (gòu) English Meaning

  • to reach
  • to be enough

Traditional Character:  

够 is only found in HSK 4.

Sample Sentences

  • 这尽够汤姆的。
    Zhè jǐn gòu tāngmǔ de.
    It’s just big enough for Tom.
  • 1000日元够不够?
    1000 Rì yuán gòu bùgòu?
    Is one thousand yen enough?
  • 她年纪够大该懂事了。
    Tā niánjì gòu dà gāi dǒngshìle.
    She is old enough to know better.
  • 动物们都吃得够多了。
    Dòngwùmen dōu chī dé gòu duōle.
    The animals already ate enough.
  • 他年纪够大可以开车。
    Tā niánjì gòu dà kěyǐ kāichē.
    He’s old enough to drive.
  • 他尝尝汤,看是否够咸。
    Tā chángcháng tāng, kàn shìfǒu gòu xián.
    He tasted the soup to see if it was salty enough.
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Stroke Order & Character Components

HSK 4 gou 4
  •  句 (jù): sentence; clause; phrase; classifier for phrases or lines of verse
  • 多 (duō): many; much; often; a lot of; numerous; more; in excess; how (to what extent); multi-; Taiwan pr. (duó) when it means ‘how’
  • 夕 (xī): evening
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