(xiū )

休 English Translation

The English meaning of (xiū ) is:

  • to rest
  • to stop doing sth for a period of time
  • to cease
  • (imperative) don't
  • surname Xiu

Example Usage of 休


2 Yuè wǒmen yǒu gè duǎnqí xiūjià. We had a short vacation in February.

Tuìxiū hòu tā de shōurù shǎole yībàn. His income was diminished by half after retirement.

Tā tuìxiū de shíhòu, tā érzi jiēshǒule tā de shēngyì. When he retired, his son took over the business.

Wǒ bàba tuìxiūle, yǐbiàn wèi gēng niánqīng de rén ràng lù. My father retired to make way for younger people.

Wǒ néng xiūxí yīhuǐ'er ma? Can I rest a bit?



Decomposition of 休

休 Radical
休 Stroke Count 6
休 Stroke Order