支持 zhī chí: Meaning and Pronunciation / HSK 4

支持 (zhī chí) English Meaning

  • to be in favor of
  • to support
  • to back
  • support
  • backing
  • to stand by

Traditional Characters:  支持

支 forms words in:

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持 forms words in:

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Corresponding Classifiers|Measure Words:

  • |(gè)

Sample Sentences

  • 你支持哪个足球队?
    Nǐ zhīchí nǎge zúqiú duì?
    Which football team do you support?
  • 你支持还是反对堕胎?
    Nǐ zhīchí háishì fǎnduì duòtāi?
    Do you support or oppose abortion?
  • 主席没有基层的支持。
    Zhǔxí méiyǒu jīcéng de zhīchí.
    The chairman has no grass-root support.
  • 我全心全意地支持你。
    Wǒ quánxīnquányì dì zhīchí nǐ.
    I support you whole-heartedly.
  • 无论如何,我都支持你。
    Wúlùn rúhé, wǒ dū zhīchí nǐ.
    I’ll stand by you whatever happens.
  • 别担心,我会支持你的。
    Bié dānxīn, wǒ huì zhīchí nǐ de.
    Do not fear; I will support you.
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Stroke Order & Character Components

支 (zhī): to support; to sustain; to erect; to raise; branch; division; to draw money; classifier for rods such as pens and guns, for army divisions and for songs or compositions

  •  (zhī): branch

持 (chí): to hold; to grasp; to support; to maintain; to persevere; to manage; to run (i.e. administer); to control

  •  (shou): hand
  •  (sì): Buddhist temple; mosque; government office (old)

Links to all HSK Words & Lists Containing 支

HSK 4 Word List

  • 支持 (zhī chí): to be in favor of; to support; to back; support; backing; to stand by; CL: 個|个(gè)

HSK 5 Word List

  • 支 (zhī): to prop up; to bear; to send away; to pay or draw money; to support; to sustain; to erect; to raise; branch; division; surname Zhi; classifier for rods such as pens and guns, for army divisions and for songs or compositions; watt, classifier for power of light bulbs
  • 支票 (zhī piào): check (bank); cheque; CL: 本(běn)

HSK 6 Word List

*CL: Classifier/Measure Word

Links to all HSK Words & Lists Containing 持

HSK 4 Word List

  • 坚持 (jiān chí): to continue upholding; to remain committed to; persistence; to persist; to uphold; to insist on; persevere
  • 支持 (zhī chí): to be in favor of; to support; to back; support; backing; to stand by; CL: 個|个(gè)

HSK 5 Word List

HSK 6 Word List

*CL: Classifier/Measure Word

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