(bào )

抱 English Translation

The English meaning of (bào ) is:

  • to hold
  • to carry (in one's arms)
  • to hug
  • to embrace
  • to surround
  • to cherish

Example Usage of 抱


Zhào zhèyàng de qíngkuàng, hěn bàoqiàn, wǒ bùnéng jiēshòu nǐ de shèngqíng yāoqǐng. As such is the case, I am sorry I can't accept your kind invitation.

Hěn bàoqiàn, wǒ hái yǒu lìng yīgè yuēhuì. I'm sorry. I have another appointment.

Bàoqiàn, qǐng yǔnxǔ wǒ zhǐchū shàng wénzhōng de sān gè cuòwù. Excuse me; allow me to point out three errors in the above article.

Hěn bàoqiàn, wǒmen bùnéng jiēshòu nǐ de yāoqiú. I'm very sorry, we can't accept your request.

Tā yīzhí bàoyuàn tā de fángjiān hěn xiǎo. He is always complaining of his room being small.

Ó, wǒ hěn bàoqiàn. Oh, I'm really sorry.



Decomposition of 抱

抱 Radical
HSK Level 4
抱 Stroke Count 8
Variants of (bào )
抱 Stroke Order