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毛巾 máo jīn: Meaning and Pronunciation / HSK 4

毛巾 (máo jīn) English Meaning

  • towel

Traditional Characters:  毛巾

毛 forms words in:

巾 forms words in:

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Corresponding Classifiers|Measure Words:

  • (tiáo)

Sample Sentences

  • 给我一条干毛巾。
    Gěi wǒ yītiáo gān máojīn.
    Bring me a dry towel.
  • 栏杆上搭着条毛巾。
    Lángān shàng dāzhe tiáo máojīn.
    A towel hung from the rail.
  • 毛巾完全没起作用。
    Máojīn wánquán méi qǐ zuòyòng.
    The towel wasn’t useful at all.
  • 用这条毛巾把手擦干。
    Yòng zhè tiáo máojīn bǎshǒu cā gān.
    Dry your hands on this towel.
  • 他把毛巾系在脖子上。
    Tā bǎ máojīn xì zài bózi shàng.
    He knotted a towel about his neck.
  • 她用毛巾把头发抹干了。
    Tā yòng máojīn bǎ tóufǎ mǒ gànle.
    She wiped her wet hair with a towel.
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Stroke Order & Character Components

毛 (máo): hair; feather; down; wool; mildew; mold; coarse or semifinished; young; raw; careless; unthinking; nervous; scared; (of currency) to devalue or depreciate; classifier for Chinese fractional monetary unit ( = 角(jiǎo), = one-tenth of a yuan or 10 fen 分(fēn))

  • 毛 (máo): hair; feather; down; wool; mildew; mold; coarse or semifinished; young; raw; careless; unthinking; nervous; scared; (of currency) to devalue or depreciate; classifier for Chinese fractional monetary unit ( = 角(jiǎo), = one-tenth of a yuan or 10 fen 分(fēn))

巾 (jīn): towel; general purpose cloth; women's headcovering (old); Kangxi radical 50

  •  (jīn): towel; general purpose cloth; women’s headcovering (old); Kangxi radical 50

Links to all HSK Words & Lists Containing 毛

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Links to all HSK Words & Lists Containing 巾

HSK 4 Word List

毛巾 (máo jīn): towel; CL: 条(tiáo)

HSK 5 Word List

围巾 (wéi jīn): scarf; shawl; CL: 条(tiáo)

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