(chéng )

乘 English Translation

The English meaning of (chéng ) is:

  • to ride
  • to mount
  • to make use of
  • to avail oneself of
  • to take advantage of
  • to multiply (mathematics)
  • Buddhist sect or creed
  • surname Cheng

(shèng )

乘 English Translation

The English meaning of (shèng ) is:

  • four horse military chariot (archaic)
  • four (archaic)
  • generic term for history books

(chéng ) ( )

乘 English Translation

The English meaning of (chéng ) is:


Example Usage of 乘


Yào qù bówùguǎn, nǐ jiù dé chéng nà liàng chē. You have to get on that bus to go to the museum.

Zhè jià fēijī yīcì kěyǐ xiédài 40 míng chéngkè. This airplane is capable of carrying 40 passengers at a time.

Chéng gōngjiāo chē fèishí. The bus will take time.

Tā bù huì chéng fēijī yīn wéi hàipà zhuì jī. She won't take an airplane for fear of a crash.

Nǐ dé zài shè gǔ huàn chéng huǒchē. You have to change trains at Shibuya.

Bàba chéng zǎoshang 7 diǎn dì dìtiě qù shàngbān. Father takes the 7:00 subway to work.

Nǐ chéng fēijī háishì chéng huǒchē qù? Are you going by air or by train?

Lǚxíng zuì kuài de fāngshì shì chéng fēijī. The quickest means of travel is by plane.



Decomposition of 乘

乘 Radical 丿
HSK Level 5
乘 Stroke Count 10
Variants of (chéng )
乘 Stroke Order