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   FlashCard of the Chinese Character 手
Trad.
Radical
Radical
(Bushou)

Radical 64
Composition
Strokes 4
Prononciation
Mandarin shǒu
Entry Methods
Pinyin shou3
Kanji /
Cangjie
Q
Sijiao 2050.0
Wubi RTGH
CNS 11643 1-4543
Encodages (hexa)
Unicode U+624B
GB2312 CAD6
BIG5 A4E2
 shǒu hand / (formal) to hold / person engaged in certain types of work / person skilled in certain types of work / personal(ly) / convenient / classifier for skill / CL:雙 / |双 / [shuang1],隻 / |只 / [zhi1]
Results beginning with 手
 shǒu jī cell phone / mobile phone / CL:部 / [bu4],支 / [zhi1]
 shǒu duàn method / means (of doing sth) / strategy / trick / CL:個 / |个 / [ge4]
 shǒu cè manual / handbook
 shǒu xù procedure / CL:道 / [dao4],個 / |个 / [ge4] / formalities
 shǒu lǐ in hand / (a situation is) in sb's hands
 shǒu shù (surgical) operation / surgery / CL:個 / |个 / [ge4]
 shǒu zhǐ finger / CL:個 / |个 / [ge4],隻 / |只 / [zhi1]
 shǒu xià under one's control or administration / subordinates / (money etc) on hand / sb's financial means / to take action
 shǒu fǎ technique / trick / skill
 shǒu dòng manual / manually operated / manual gear-change
 shǒu gōng handwork / manual
 shǒu bì arm / helper
 shǒu biǎo wrist watch / CL:塊 / |块 / [kuai4],隻 / |只 / [zhi1],個 / |个 / [ge4]
 shǒu zhǎng palm
 shǒu wàn wrist / trickery / finesse / ability / skill
 shǒu jiǎo hand and foot / movement of limbs / action / trick / step in a procedure (CL: 道 / [dao4])
 shǒu tào glove / mitten / CL:雙 / |双 / [shuang1],隻 / |只 / [zhi1]
 shǒu qiāng pistol / CL:把 / [ba3]
 shǒu xīn palm (of one's hand) / control (extended meaning from having something in the palm of one's hand)
 shǒu shì gesture / sign / signal
 shǒu gǎn the feel (of sth touched with the hand) / (textiles) handle
 shǒu tí portable
 shǒu xiě to write by hand
 shǒu yì craftmanship / workmanship / handicraft / trade
 shǒu liàn chain bracelet / CL:條 / |条 / [tiao2]
 shǒu zhuó bracelet
 shǒu bǐng handle / video game controller
 shǒu tóu in hand (e.g. cash)
 shǒu zú hands and feet / (fig.) brothers / retinue, henchmen, accomplices
 shǒu yín to masturbate / masturbation
 shǒu pà handkerchief / CL:方 / [fang1]
 shǒu bèi back of the hand
 shǒu biān on hand / at hand
 shǒu ruǎn to be lenient / to relent / to be reluctant to make a hard decision / to think twice
 shǒu kào manacles / handcuffs
稿 shǒu gǎo manuscript / script
 shǒu diàn flashlight / torch
 shǒu zhǒu elbow
 shǒu bà handle
 shǒu léi grenade
 shǒu bǐ sth written or painted in one's own hand / (of a writer, calligrapher or painter) skill / style / hand / (fig.) style shown in spending money, handling business etc / scale
 shǒu juàn handkerchief / CL:張 / |张 / [zhang1],塊 / |块 / [kuai4]
 shǒu yǔ sign language
 shǒu xiàng palmistry / features of a palm (in palmistry)
 shǒu bàn garage kit / action figure / model figure
 shǒu zhǐ toilet paper
 shǒu zhàng cane / CL:把 / [ba3]
 shǒu shū to write personally / personal letter
 shǒu jīn hand towel / handkerchief
 shǒu jì sb's original handwriting or painting
 shǒu qiú team handball
 shǒu qì luck (in gambling)
 shǒu zhá (literary) personal letter
 shǒu juǎn hand scroll (horizontal format for Chinese landscape painting) / hand roll (Japanese: temaki, style of fish cuisine) / hand rolled cigarette / hand roll (many contexts) / roll up
 shǒu xìng chiral / chirality (chemistry)
 shǒu qiǎo to be skillful with one's hands / to be manually adroit
 shǒu yǐng hand shadow drama
 shǒu bāo handbag
 shǒu bèng hand pump
 shǒu chè handbrake / game controller (Cantonese)
 shǒu chuí mallet / drumstick
 shǒu dǎ hand typewriter (as opposed to electric typewriter), abbr. for 手 / / / / |手 / / /
 shǒu dāo hand formed into a flat shape, as for a karate chop
 shǒu dìng to set down (rules) / to institute
 shǒu féng to sew by hand / hand-sewn
 shǒu huá to do sth by mistake (with one's hand) / to make a slip of the hand (e.g. click the wrong button)
 shǒu huán wristband / bracelet
 shǒu jiāo handjob / manual stimulation
 shǒu jǐn tightfisted / stingy / short of money / hard up
 shǒu jǐng (dialect) wrist
 shǒu jǔ a salute / hands raised
 shǒu kòng manual control
 shǒu pái manual transmission
 shǒu shì gesture / same as 手 / / |手 / / [shou3 shi4]
 shǒu sōng liberal with one's money / free-spending
 shǒu tán fingered (bass)
 shǒu yǎng (fig.) to itch (to do sth)
 shǒu yòng hand-used / hand (tool)
 shǒu yóu mobile game / abbr. for 手 / / / / |手 / / /
 shǒu zhá handbrake
 shǒu zhàng notebook / pocket diary
 shǒu zhēng chirality
 shǒu zuàn gimlet / hand drill
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 shǒu xù fèi service charge / processing fee / commission
 shǒu lā shǒu to join hands / hand in hand
 shǒu diàn tǒng flashlight / electric hand torch
 shǒu zhǐ tou fingertip / finger
 shǒu shù shì operating theatre
 shǒu liú dàn hand grenade
 shǒu qiān shǒu hand in hand
 shǒu tí bāo (hand)bag / hold-all
 shǒu gōng yè handicraft
 shǒu gōng yì handicraft / arts and crafts
 shǒu shù tái operating table
 shǒu tuī chē trolley / cart / barrow / handcart / wheelbarrow / baby buggy
 shǒu dòng dǎng manual gear change / shift stick
 shǒu fēng qín accordion
 shǒu tí xiāng suitcase
 shǒu chāo běn manuscript copy of a book (before the printing press)
 shǒu xiě tǐ handwritten form / cursive
 shǒu wàn zi wrist
  surgical gown
 shǒu bó zi wrist (dialect)
 Shǒu dǎo Kuí TESHIMA Aoi (1987-), Japanese female pop singer
 shǒu dào lì handstand
 shǒu gōng tái workbench
 shǒu lā chē cart
 shǒu lǐ jiàn straight or circular throwing-knife used by ninja and samurai (loanword from Japanese 手 / / / shuriken)
 shǒu ná bāo clutch bag
 shǒu shā chē handbrake
 shǒu tào xiāng glove compartment (of a car) / glovebox (sealed compartment with attached gloves for handling hazardous materials etc)
 shǒu tóu jǐn short of money / hard up
 shǒu wàn shì wrist- (watch, compass)
 shǒu xīn li hollow of one's hand
 shǒu yáo bǐng hand crank
 shǒu zhǎng xīn see 手 / / [shou3 xin1]
·  TESHIMA Aoi (1987-), Japanese female pop singer
 shǒu máng jiǎo luàn to act with confusion / to be in a flurry / to be flustered
 shǒu zú wú cuò at a loss to know what to do (idiom) / bewildered
 shǒu xià liú qíng lit. start off leniently (idiom) / please do not be too strict with me / Do not judge me too harshly. / Look favorably on my humble efforts.
 shǒu wǔ zú dǎo hands dance and feet trip (idiom) / dancing and gesticulating for joy
 shǒu tí diàn nǎo portable computer
 shǒu gōng yì pǐn manual crafts
 shǒu wú cùn tiě lit. not an inch of steel (idiom) / unarmed and defenseless
 shǒu lā hú lu hand chain pulley block
 shǒu bù shì juàn lit. always with a book in hand (idiom) / fig. (of a student or scholar) diligent and hardworking
 shǒu bān hú lu lever hoist pulley
 shǒu dā liáng péng to shade one's eyes with one's hand
 shǒu dào nián lái stretch a hand and grab it (idiom) / easy to do
 shǒu dào qín lái stretch a hand and grab it (idiom) / very easy
 shǒu zú zhī qíng brotherly affection
  Processing Officer
  manual process
  shoulder weapon / long gun
  craft training
  portable
  pistol slide
  manual mine clearance / hand clearance
 shǒu bǎn hú lu lever pulley block
 shǒu bèng guǎn jǐng hand-pump tube well
 shǒu dào niān lái lit. to stretch a hand and grab it (idiom) / fig. easy to do
 shǒu dǎ zì jī hand typewriter (as opposed to electric typewriter)
 shǒu gōng bù léi manually emplaced mine / hand-emplaced mine
 shǒu qiāng yāo dài pistol belt
 shǒu tóu xiàn jīn cash in hand
 shǒu xiě biàn shí handwriting recognition
 shǒu xiě shí bié handwriting recognition
 shǒu yǎn xié tiáo hand-eye coordination
 shǒu yáo fēng qín hand organ / hurdy-gurdy
 shǒu zhuā yáng ròu hand-held mutton (mutton pieces on the bone, eaten with the fingers)
Approximate Results for 手
 gē shǒu singer
 xīn shǒu new hand / novice / raw recruit
 gāo shǒu expert / past master / dab hand
 duì shǒu opponent / rival / competitor / (well-matched) adversary / match
 shuāng shǒu both hands
 èr shǒu indirectly acquired / second-hand (information, equipment etc) / assistant
 shā shǒu killer / murderer / hit man / (sports) formidable player
 xuǎn shǒu athlete / contestant
 chū shǒu to dispose of / to spend (money) / to undertake a task
 fēn shǒu to part company / to split up / to break up
 dòng shǒu to set about (a task) / to hit / to punch / to touch
 yòu shǒu right hand / right-hand side
 shēn shǒu to reach out with one's hand / to hold out a hand / (fig.) to beg / to get involved / to meddle
 zuǒ shǒu left hand / left-hand side
 yī shǒu a skill / mastery of a trade / by oneself / without outside help
 zhù shǒu assistant / helper
 lián shǒu lit. to join hands / to act together
 xié shǒu hand in hand / to join hands / to collaborate
 xià shǒu to start / to put one's hand to / to set about / the seat to the right of the main guest
 huī shǒu to wave (one's hand)
 suí shǒu conveniently / without extra trouble / while doing it / in passing
 bǎ shǒu handle / grip / knob
 fàng shǒu to let go one's hold / to give up / to have a free hand
 xiōng shǒu murderer / assassin
 rù shǒu to begin / to set one's hand to
 dào shǒu to take possession of / to get hold of
 qīn shǒu personally / with one's own hands
 shēn shǒu skill / talent / agility
 rén shǒu manpower / staff / human hand
 shùn shǒu easily / without trouble / while one is at it / in passing / handy
 wò shǒu to shake hands
 liǎng shǒu double tactics / twin strategies
 shè shǒu archer / shooter / marksman / (football etc) striker
 jǔ shǒu to raise a hand / to put up one's hand (as signal)
 qiān shǒu to hold hands
 shàng shǒu to obtain / to master / overhand (serve etc) / seat of honor
 qiāng shǒu gunman / sharpshooter / sb who takes an exam for sb else / sb who produces a piece of work for sb else to pass off as their own
 bǎi shǒu to wave one's hand / to gesture with one's hand (beckoning, waving good-bye etc) / to swing one's arms
 zhāo shǒu to wave / to beckon
 jiāo shǒu to fight hand to hand
 dé shǒu to go smoothly / to come off / to succeed
 shuǐ shǒu mariner / sailor / seaman
 pāi shǒu to clap one's hands
 gǒng shǒu to cup one's hands in obeisance or greeting / fig. submissive
 jiē shǒu to take over (duties etc) / catcher (baseball etc)
 bāng shǒu helper / assistant
 píng shǒu (sports) draw / tie
 chā shǒu to get involved in / to meddle / interference
 hǎo shǒu expert / professional
 jí shǒu thorny (problem) / intractable
 fǎn shǒu to turn a hand over / to put one's hand behind one's back / fig. easily done
 xiě shǒu person who writes articles - newspapers, magazines, blogs (informal) / scribe / copyist / a talented writer of articles or of calligraphy
 dān shǒu one hand / single-handed
 shī shǒu a slip / miscalculation / unwise move / accidentally / by mistake / to lose control / to be defeated
 xǐ shǒu to wash one's hands / to go to the toilet
 zhù shǒu to desist / to stop / to stay one's hand
 néng shǒu expert
 liè shǒu hunter
 kōng shǒu empty-handed / unarmed / karate
 qí shǒu chess player
 dí shǒu opponent / substantial adversary / worthy match / antagonist / in the enemy's hands
 fú shǒu handrail / armrest
 yù shǒu lily-white hands
 tuō shǒu (not of regular commerce) to sell or dispose of (goods etc) / to get rid of / to unload
 yuán shǒu assistance / a helping hand / to lend a hand
 lǎo shǒu experienced person / an old hand at sth
 sōng shǒu to relinquish one's grip / to let go
 huán shǒu to hit back / to retaliate
 yuè shǒu instrumental performer
 ná shǒu expert in / good at
 dú shǒu evil scheme
 dǎ shou hired thug
 miào shǒu miraculous hands of a healer / highly skilled person / brilliant move in chess or weiqi (go) 圍 / / |围 /
 chù shǒu tentacle
 zhuǎn shǒu to pass on / to resell / to change hands
 shèng shǒu divine physician / sage doctor / highly skilled practitioner
 gǔ shǒu drummer
 qiǎng shǒu (of goods) popular / in great demand
 sā shǒu to let go of sth / to give up
 bān shǒu spanner / wrench / lever (on a machine)
 lā shou a handle / to pull on a handle
 lā shǒu to hold hands / to shake hands
 zhuó shǒu to put one's hand to it / to start out on a task / to set out
 qiǎo shǒu skillful hands / dexterous / a dab hand
 fù shǒu assistant
 yáo shǒu to wave the hand (to say goodbye, or in a negative gesture) / crank handle
 shuǎi shǒu to swing one's arms / to wash one's hands of sth
 bà shǒu to give up
 xiān shǒu delicate hands / woman's tender and soft hands
 tú shǒu with bare hands / unarmed / fighting hand-to-hand / freehand (drawing)
 hù shǒu hand-shield
 tóu shǒu thrower / pitcher / bowler
 zhuā shǒu starting point / mechanical hand / gripper
 pá shǒu pickpocket
 quán shǒu boxer
 qí shǒu a flag carrier (army) / ensign
 tuī shǒu promoter / advocate / driving force / pushing hands (two-person training routine esp. in t'ai chi)
 jīng shǒu to pass through one's hands / to handle / to deal with
 duò shǒu helmsman
 pào shǒu gunner / artillery crew
 lǐ shǒu expert / left-hand side (of a machine) / left-hand side (driver's side) of a vehicle
 shù shǒu to have one's hands tied / helpless / unable to do anything about it
 shú shǒu skilled person / an experienced hand
 bǔ shǒu catcher
 shēng shǒu novice / new hand / sb new to a job
 jiě shǒu to relieve oneself (i.e. use the toilet) / to solve
 tí shǒu a handle
 guài shǒu excavator / backhoe
 pī shǒu with a lightning move of the hand
 jiǎ shǒu to use sb for one's own ends
 chāo shǒu to fold one's arms / copyist / (dialect) wonton
 dǎo shǒu to shift from one hand to the other / to change hands (of merchandise)
 hào shǒu trumpeter / military bugler
 jìng shǒu to wash one's hands / (fig.) to go to the toilet
 xiē shǒu to rest / to take a break
 chán shǒu troublesome / hard to deal with
 chì shǒu with bare hands
 còu shǒu at hand / within easy reach / convenient / handy
 cuò shǒu to deal with / to manage / to proceed
 diū shǒu to wash one's hands of sth / to have nothing further to do with sth
 gēn shǒu (coll.) pronto / immediately
 gōu shǒu to collude with / to collaborate / (basketball) hook shot
 hé shǒu to put one's palms together (in prayer or greeting) / to work with a common purpose / harmonious / convenient (to use)
 lián shǒu concerted action / to collude (in dishonesty)
 lì shǒu dominant hand / handedness
 mǎn shǒu handful
 míng shǒu master / famous artist or sportsman
 míng shǒu dummy (in bridge)
 qín shǒu player of a stringed instrument
 rào shǒu thorny issue / tricky case
 shì shǒu to work for a trial period / worker on probation
 shì shǒu to let go / to loosen one's grip / to put sth down
 shōu shǒu to stop / to pull back
 sù shǒu white hand / empty-handed
 wài shǒu right-hand side (of a machine) / right-hand side (passenger side) of a vehicle
 xīn shǒu new hand / novice
 xìn shǒu casually / in passing
 xiū shǒu manicure
 Yán shǒu Iwate prefecture in north of Japan's main island Honshū / / / [Ben3 zhou1]
 yìng shǒu to handle / convenient
 yóu shǒu to be idle
 yù shǒu the emperor's hand / variant of 馭 / / |驭 / / [yu4 shou3]
 yù shǒu person in charge of pack animals / chariot driver
 zuò shǒu writer / expert
 zuò shǒu to put one's hand to sth / to set about / skillful hands / worker / writer
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USB手 U S B shǒu zhǐ USB flash drive / see also 閃 / / / |闪 / / / [shan3 cun2 pan2]
 èr shǒu fáng second-hand house / house acquired indirectly through a middle-man
 nu:3 gē shǒu female singer
 èr shǒu chē second-hand car
 Shè shǒu zuò Sagittarius (constellation and sign of the zodiac) / popular variant of 人 / / / |人 / / / [Ren2 ma3 zuo4]

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