(shōu )

收 English Translation

The English meaning of (shōu ) is:

  • to receive
  • to accept
  • to collect
  • to put away
  • to restrain
  • to stop
  • in care of (used on address line after name)

Example Usage of 收


Wǒ shōu dàole yī zhāng qǐng tiě. I received an invitation.

Wǒ fāxiànle wǒ bàba shōucángle 30 nián de bàozhǐ. I discovered my father collected 30 years of newpapers.

Yínháng duì fēngxiǎn kèhù shōuqǔ jiào gāo de dàikuǎn lìxí. Banks charge higher interest on loans to risky customers.

Mùqián, wǒ mèimei zài yījiā chāoshì dāng shōuyín yuán. For the time being, my sister is an assistant in a supermarket.

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

Wǒ qídài hěn kuài jiù néng shōu dào nǐ de xìn. I am looking forward to hearing from you soon.

Tā wéi yī běnshū shōují cáiliào. She is collecting material for a book.

Tā zhīdào rúhé zuò shōuyīnjī. He knows how to make a radio.

Tā shōu qǐle tā de wánjù. He put away his toys.

Nánhái tǎngzhe tīng shōuyīnjī. The boy lay listening to the radio.



Decomposition of 收


Chinese words containing 收

收 Radical
HSK Level 4
收 Stroke Count 6
Variants of (shōu )
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收 Stroke Order