(shuǐ )

水 English Translation

The English meaning of (shuǐ ) is:

  • water
  • river
  • liquid
  • beverage
  • additional charges or income
  • (of clothes) classifier for number of washes
  • surname Shui

Example Usage of 水


Jīnzi bǐ shuǐ zhòng dé duō. Gold is far heavier than water.

Cèsuǒ chōng shuǐ bù zhèngcháng. The toilet doesn't flush properly.

Tā de yǎn lǐ yǒngchūle lèishuǐ. Her eyes gushed with tears.

Méiyǒu shuǐ, wǒmen wúfǎ shēngcún. Without water, we cannot exist.

Shuǐ fèiténg hòu biàn wèi zhēngqì. Water turns into steam when it is boiled.

Bǎ dàn fàng rù fèishuǐ zhōng. Put the egg into boiling water.

Shuǐ jié bīng hòu chéngwéi gùtǐ. Water becomes solid when it freezes.

Qǐng nǐ gěi wǒ yībēi shuǐ. Please give me a cup of water.

Nǐ bùnéng hē hǎishuǐ, yīnwèi tā tài xiánle. You can't drink seawater because it is too salty.

Xǔduō fángwū bèi hóngshuǐ chōng zǒule. A lot of houses were washed away by the flood.

Zhè zhǒng shuǐguǒ xíngzhuàng xiàng chéngzi, wèidào xiàng bōluó. This fruit is shaped like an orange and tastes like a pineapple.

Zhè tiáo héshuǐ liú tuānjí. This river flows rapidly.

“Jiǔshuǐ miǎnfèi ma?”“Jǐn nǚshì éryǐ.” "Are the drinks free?" "Only for ladies."


Chinese Radical (shuǐ )

The character (shuǐ ) is a radical in the following characters:


Chinese words containing 水

is a Chinese Radical
HSK Level 1
水 Stroke Count 4
Variants of (shuǐ )
水 Stroke Order