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速度 sù dù: Meaning and Pronunciation / HSK 4

速度 (sù dù) English Meaning

  • speed
  • rate
  • velocity

Traditional Character:  速度

速 forms words in:

度 forms words in:

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Corresponding Classifiers|Measure Words:

  • |(gè)

Sample Sentences

  • 他们以平稳的速度开车。
    Tāmen yǐ píngwěn de sùdù kāichē.
    They drove at a steady rate.
  • 我们以高速度绕过拐角。
    Wǒmen yǐ gāo sùdù ràoguò guǎijiǎo.
    We rounded the corner at high speed.
  • 你应该以安全速度驾驶。
    Nǐ yīnggāi yǐ ānquán sùdù jiàshǐ.
    You should drive at a safe speed.
  • 羚羊跑起来有时速度惊人。
    Língyáng pǎo qǐlái yǒushí sùdù jīngrén.
    Gazelles can run with astonishing speed.
  • 乌龟以极其缓慢的速度爬行着。
    Wūguī yǐ jí qí huǎnmàn de sùdù páxíngzhe.
    The tortoise crept along at an agonizingly slow speed.
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Stroke Order & Character Components

HSK 4 su 4

速 (sù): fast; rapid; quick; velocity

  •  (chuò): brisk walking
  •  (shù): to bind; bunch; bundle; classifier for bunches, bundles, beams of light etc; to control
HSK 4 du

度 (dù): to pass; to spend (time); measure; limit; extent; degree of intensity; degree (angles, temperature, etc.); kilowatt-hour; classifier for events and occurrences

  • 广 (guǎng): shelter
  • 又 (yòu): still / hand

Links to all HSK Words & Lists Containing 速

HSK 4 Word List

HSK 5 Word List

  • 迅速 (xùn sù): rapid; speedy; fast

*CL: Classifier/Measure Word

Links to all HSK Words & Lists Containing 度

HSK 4 Word List

HSK 5 Word List

HSK 6 Word List

*CL: Classifier/Measure Word

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