(xià )

下 English Translation

The English meaning of (xià ) is:

  • down
  • downwards
  • below
  • lower
  • later
  • next (week etc)
  • second (of two parts)
  • to decline
  • to go down
  • to arrive at (a decision, conclusion etc)
  • measure word to show the frequency of an action

Example Usage of 下


Míngtiān xiàwǔ zhīqián wǒ huì bǎ tā wánchéng. I will finish it by tomorrow afternoon.

Ràng wǒmen lái chéngqīng yīxià zhège wèntí. Let's clear up this problem.

Xiě xià nǐ míngzì de dàxiě zìmǔ. Write your name in capital letters.

Tā yòngle yīxiē shǒuduàn lái hé Nancy sīxià jiāotán. He contrived a means of speaking to Nancy privately.

Yīkuài yánshí cóng shàngmiàn luòxià. A rock fell from above.

Tom duǒ zài zhuōzi dǐxia. Tom hid under the table.

Hétóng yǐjīng dàoshǒule, nà jiù chūqù qìngzhù yīxià ba. The contract is in the bag, so let's go out and celebrate.

Bāng wǒ yīxià. Help me.

Wǒmen zài zhèlǐ xiàchē ba. Let's get off here.

Tā fàngxià shǒuzhōng de zhēnxiàn huó, bìng zhànle qǐlái. She put aside the sewing and stood up.

Jiē xiàlái gāi cǎiqǔ shénme xíngdòng jiù jiāo gěi nǐle. I leave it in your hands what course of action to take.

Qǐng bāng wǒ zhǎo yīxià wǒ de qiánbāo. Please find me my wallet.

Xià zhōu wǒ qù wēngēhuá kàn wǒ mèimei. I'm going off to Vancouver next week to see my sister.

Tā zài yī kē shùxià zuòzhe. She was sitting under a tree.

Wǒmen zàixià gè jiāyóu zhàn tíng yīxià. Let's stop at the next gas station.

Lǎorén zuòle xiàlái. The old man sat down.

Tā mílùle, jǐn jiēzhe tiān kāishǐ xià yǔle. She lost her way and on top of that it began to rain.

Wǒmen jiāng yú xià zhōurì jiéhūn. We are to be married next Sunday.

Wǒ xiǎng zhīdào zhège dōngtiān zài wǒmen de chéngshì huì bù huì xià xuě. I wonder if it will snow in our town this winter.

Bǎ nǐ de míngzì yòng dàxiě xiě xiàlái. Write your name in capitals.

Rúguǒ míngtiān xià yǔ, wǒ jiù dài zàijiā. If it rains tomorrow, I'll just stay at home.

Tā xià zhōurì huí jiā, yě jiùshì 10 hào. She will return home next Sunday, that is, the tenth.

Wǒ néng yòng yīxià nǐ de zìdiǎn ma? Can I use your dictionary for a minute?

Yóuyú chǎnliàng guòshèng, juǎnxīncài de jiàgé xiàjiàngle. The price of cabbage fell because of overproduction.

Yǔ xiàle yīzhōu. It rained for a week.

Mǐ jià xiàdiéle. The price of rice has come down.

Qǐng nǐ gěi wǒ kàn yīxià zhè tiáo qúnzi hǎo ma? Can you show me this skirt please?

Qǐng měitiān wèi yīxià gǒu. Please feed the dog every day.

Wǒ néng yòng yīxià nǐ de qiānbǐ ma? Can I borrow your pencil for a bit?

Míngtiān huì xià yǔ ma? Will it rain tomorrow?

Wǒ xià zhōurì bù zàijiā. I won't be home next Sunday.

Nǐ zuì hǎo qù yīxià yīwù shì. You'd better go to the infirmary.

Wǒ bèi mìfēng zhéle yīxià. I got a bee sting.

Wǒ zàixià yí zhàn xiàchē. I am getting off at the next station.

Tā shuō tā pà tiān huì xià yǔ. He said that he was afraid it would be rainy.

Wǒ zhǐ xiǎng chá yīxià wǒ de diànzǐ yóujiàn. I just wanted to check my email.

Zài zǒu yībù dehuà, nǐ jiù yǐjīng diē xià lóutīle. Another step, and you would have fallen down the stairs.

Nàixīn dì jiānchí xiàqù, zhèxiē shì jí bù lái. Be patient and persistent. These things take time.

Tā duì dāngxià de liúxíng hěn mǐngǎn. She is sensitive to current fashions.

Wǒmen zhōu sān xiàwǔ méi kè. We don't have class on Wednesday afternoons.

Tā tíng xiàlái chōu gēn yān. He stopped for a quick cigarette.

Tiān kuàiyào xià yǔle. It is going to rain.

Nín néng jiào wǒ xià guójì xiàngqí ma? Can you teach me to play chess?



Decomposition of 下


Chinese words containing 下

下 Radical
HSK Level 1
下 Stroke Count 3
Variants of (xià )
下 Stroke Order