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举足轻重

Word definition:

Simplified
Pīnyīn
English Definition Add a new word to the dictionary Traditional
HSK
to play a critical role (idiom) / influential
HSK 6

Character decomposition:

CharacterTot Str
Rad / Str
Mandarin
Pīnyīn
Unihan Definition
standalone and in compounds
Jyutping
Cantonese
Variant
Four corner
Cangjie
component searchdrawdetailspronouncebaikeskritter
 *举* | 举* | *举
9画
raise, lift up; recommend
9050
FCQ
splitcomponent searchdrawdetailspronouncebaikeskritter
 *足* | 足* | *足
7画
foot; attain, satisfy, enough
6080.1
RYO
splitcomponent searchdrawdetailspronouncebaikeskritter
 *轻* | 轻* | *轻
9画
light; easy, simple; gentle
4751
KQNOM
splitcomponent searchdrawdetailspronouncebaikeskritter
 *重* | 重* | *重
9画
heavy, weighty; double
2010.4
HJWG

Word decomposition:

SimplifiedEnglish Definition
to play a critical role (idiom) / influential
charactercopypronouncebaikeskritterexampleCorrect
  *举* | 举* | *举
variant of 舉|举
charactercopypronouncebaikeskritterexampleCorrect
  *举* | 举* | *举
to lift / to hold up / to cite / to enumerate / to act / to raise / to choose / to elect / act / move / deed
 
charactercopypronouncebaikeskritterexampleCorrect
  *足* | 足* | *足
excessive
 
charactercopypronouncebaikeskritterexampleCorrect
  *足* | 足* | *足
foot / to be sufficient / ample
  
  qīng
charactercopypronouncebaikeskritterexampleCorrect
  *轻* | 轻* | *轻
light / easy / gentle / soft / reckless / unimportant / frivolous / small in number / unstressed / neutral / to disparage
  
severity (of the case) / degree of seriousness / whether sth is slight or serious
   
   chóng
charactercopypronouncebaikeskritterexampleCorrect
  *重* | 重* | *重
to repeat / repetition / again / re- / classifier: layer
   
   zhòng
charactercopypronouncebaikeskritterexampleCorrect
  *重* | 重* | *重
heavy / serious / to attach importance to


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