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肚子 dù zi: Meaning and Pronunciation / HSK 4

肚子 (dù zi) English Meaning

  • belly
  • abdomen
  • stomach

Traditional Characters:  肚子

肚 is only found in HSK 4.

子 forms words in:

HSK 1, HSK 2, HSK 3, HSK 4, HSK 5 and HSK 6.  CLICK HERE to see them all.

Corresponding Classifiers|Measure Words:

  • |(gè)

Sample Sentences

  • 我打了他的肚子。
    Wǒ dǎle tā de dùzi.
    I hit him in the belly.
  • 他击中我的肚子。
    Tā jí zhòng wǒ de dùzi.
    He hit me in the stomach.
  • 我的肚子在咕咕叫。
    Wǒ de dùzi zài gū gū jiào.
    My stomach is growling.
  • 我一点也吃不下,肚子都鼓起来了。
    Wǒ yīdiǎn yě chī bùxià, dùzi dōu gǔ qǐláile.
    I can’t eat any more; my stomach is bulging.
  • 对不起,那是我的肚子在咕噜咕噜响。
    Duìbùqǐ, nà shì wǒ de dùzi zài gūlū gūlū xiǎng.
    I’m sorry. That was my stomach
  • 我肚子上挨了一拳一时完全喘不过气来。
    Wǒ dùzi shàng āile yī quán yīshí wánquán chuǎn bùguò qì lái.
    I took a punch to the stomach and was out of breath for a moment.
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Stroke Order & Character Components

肚 (dù): belly; abdomen; stomach

  • 月 (yuè): flesh
  • 土 (tǔ): earth

子 (zi): (noun suffix); child; small thing

  • (zi): child

Links to all HSK Words & Lists Containing 子

HSK 1 Word List

HSK 2 Word List

HSK 3 Word List

HSK 4 Word List

HSK 5 Word List

HSK 6 Word List

*CL: Classifier/Measure Word

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