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重 zhòng: Meaning and Pronunciation / HSK 4

重 (zhòng) English Meaning

  • heavy
  • serious

Traditional Character:  

This character forms words in:

HSK 3, HSK 4, HSK 5 and HSK 6.  CLICK HERE to see them all. PLEASE NOTE:  This character is also pronounced chóng in other HSK levels.

Sample Sentences

  • 我的书很重。
    Wǒ de shū hěn zhòng.
    My book is very heavy.
  • 这台电视很重。
    Zhè tái diànshì hěn zhòng.
    This television is very heavy.
  • 这个石头很重。
    Zhège shítou hěn zhòng.
    The stone is heavy.
  • 这把重斧头不好用。
    Zhè bǎ zhòng fǔtóu bù hǎo yòng.
    The heavy axe was awkward to use.
  • 他长着很重的连鬓胡子。
    Tā zhǎngzhe hěn zhòng de lián bìn húzi.
    He has heavy whiskers.
  • 现在正好,不重也不轻。
    Xiànzài zhènghǎo, bù chóng yě bù qīng.
    It’s good now; neither too heavy nor too light.
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Stroke Order & Character Components

重 (zhòng): heavy; serious; to attach importance to

  • 千 (qiān): thousand
  • 里 (lǐ): neighborhood

Links to all HSK Words & Lists Containing 重

HSK 3 Word List

HSK 4 Word List

HSK 5 Word List

HSK 6 Word List

*CL: Classifier/Measure Word

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