敢 gǎn: Meaning and Pronunciation / HSK 4

敢 (gǎn) English Meaning

  • to dare
  • daring
  • (polite) may I venture

Traditional Character:  

This character forms words in:

Sample Sentences

  • 你敢!
    Nǐ gǎn!
    How dare you!
  • 他怎么敢抱怨?
    Tā zěnme gǎn bàoyuàn?
    How dare he complain?
  • 你怎么敢笑我?
    Nǐ zěnme gǎn xiào wǒ?
    How dare you laugh at me!
  • 你敢逃避洗碗碟!
    Nǐ gǎn táobì xǐ wǎn dié!
    Don’t you dare try and get out of washing the dishes!
  • 我敢说他是对的。
    Wǒ gǎn shuō tā shì duì de.
    I dare say he is right.
  • 你敢掴我的孩子!
    Nǐ gǎn guāi wǒ de háizi!
    Don’t you dare slap my child!
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Stroke Order & Character Components

敢 (gǎn): to dare; daring; (polite) may I venture

  •  (ya): second, hand
  •  (ěr): ear
  •  (suī): to bump / hand

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