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Pīnyīn
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HSK
how much? / how many? / (phone number, student ID etc) what number?
HSK 1
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  *少* | 少* | *少
few / less / to lack / to be missing / to stop (doing sth) / seldom
HSK 1
at least / (to say the) least
HSK 4
lack / shortage of / shortfall / to be short (of) / to lack
HSK 4
to lessen / to decrease / to reduce / to lower
HSK 4
number / amount / somewhat
many / a lot / not few
charactercopypronouncebaikeskritterexampleCorrect
  *少* | 少* | *少
young
at least / minimum / lowest (amount) / minimal
too few / insufficient
absolutely necessary / indispensable / essential
very few / rarely
the old and the young
young / junior
to some extent / more or less
airline steward (abbr. for 空中少爺|空中少爷)
everything bodes ill, no positive signs (idiom); inauspicious / everything points to disaster
young thug / malicious young ruffian
sparse / rare
more or less
hardly any better / just as bad
men, women, young and old / all kinds of people / people of all ages
lit. many monks and not much gruel (idiom) / fig. not enough to go around / demand exceeds supply
to be short of the full amount
indispensable
very few / very little
very little / very few
Nouakchott, capital of Mauritania (Tw)
old but young at heart
city infested with foreign adventurers (esp. of Shanghai in pre-Liberation China) (idiom)
no sign of human habitation (idiom); desolate
a thousand cups of wine is not too much when best friends meet (idiom) / when you're with close friends, you can let your hair down
many wolves and not enough meat / not enough to go around


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