(jiè )

戒 English Translation

The English meaning of (jiè ) is:

  • to guard against
  • to exhort
  • to admonish or warn
  • to give up or stop doing sth
  • Buddhist monastic discipline
  • ring (for a finger)

Example Usage of 戒


Tā fāshì yào jièyān. He vowed to give up smoking.

Tā de yīshēng jiànyì tā jièyān. His doctor advised him to quit smoking.

Nǐ gāi jièyān jiè jiǔle. You should give up smoking and drinking.

Rúguǒ nǐ xiǎng huó dé jiǔ yīdiǎn jiù jièyān. Quit smoking if you don't want to die early.

Fùqīn jiè jiǔle. Father stopped drinking.



Decomposition of 戒

戒 Radical
戒 Stroke Count 7
戒 Stroke Order