HSK东西 Scripts Advanced Search Radicals [collapse definitions]
Word: freq index 30041
[斷章取義] duànzhāngqǔyì lit. to take meaning from cut segment (idiom); to interpret out of context
to focus attention on one phrase without regard to the meaning of the whole piece

Character Composition

Character Compounds

Word Compounds


        duàn, [斷], to break/to snap/to cut off/to give up or abstain from sth/to judge/(usu. used i...
        bùduàn, [不斷], unceasing/uninterrupted/continuous/constant
        dǎduàn, [打斷], to interrupt/to break off/to break (a bone)
        pànduàn, [判斷], to decide/to determine/CL:個|个[gè]
        qiēduàn, [切斷], to cut off/to sever
        zhěnduàn, [診斷], diagnosis/to diagnose
        zhōngduàn, [中斷], to cut short/to break off/to discontinue/to interrupt
        tuīduàn, [推斷], to infer/to deduce/to predict/to extrapolate
        pànduànlì, [判斷力], ability to judge/judgment
        duànjué, [斷絕], to sever/to break off
        zhéduàn, [折斷], to snap sth off/to break
        gēduàn, [割斷], to cut off/to sever
        
        duàndìng, [斷定], to conclude/to determine/to come to a judgment
        duàncéng, [斷層], geologic fault/CL:道[dào],個|个[gè]
        piànduàn, [片斷], section/fragment/segment
        duànliè, [斷裂], fracture/rupture/to break apart
        jiànduàn, [間斷], disconnected/interrupted/suspended
        
        duàndiàn, [斷電], power cut/electric power failure
        zǔduàn, [阻斷], to block/to obstruct/to intercept/to interdict
        duàntóutái, [斷頭台], guillotine/scaffold
        guǒduàn, [果斷], firm/decisive
        juéduàn, [決斷], to make a decision/resolution/decisiveness/resolute
        lǒngduàn, [壟斷], to enjoy market dominance/to monopolize
        
        duànkāi, [斷開], to break/to sever/to turn off (electric switch)
        duànqì, [斷氣], to stop breathing/to breathe one's last/to die/to cut the gas supply
        yīdāoliǎngduàn, [一刀兩斷], lit. one knife to cut two segments (idiom); fig. to make a clean break/firm reso...
        jiéduàn, [截斷], to cut off
        wǔduàn, [武斷], arbitrary/subjective/dogmatic
        duànsòng, [斷送], to forfeit (future profit, one's life etc)/ruined
        
        yōuróuguǎduàn, [優柔寡斷], indecisive/irresolute
        yuányuánbùduàn, [源源不斷], a steady flow (idiom); an unending stream
        duànyán, [斷言], to assert/assertion
        duànduànxùxù, [斷斷續續], intermittent/off and on/discontinuous/stop-go/stammering/disjointed/inarticulate
        píngduàn, [評斷], to judge
        lùnduàn, [論斷], inference
        
        zhǎnduàn, [斬斷], to cut off/to chop sth in half
        yìduàn, [臆斷], to assume/assumption
        
        duànjiāo, [斷交], break off diplomatic relations
        dúduàn, [獨斷], to decide alone without consultation/arbitrary/dictatorial
        duànzhāngqǔyì, [斷章取義], lit. to take meaning from cut segment (idiom); to interpret out of context/to fo...
        
        duànnǎi, [斷奶], to wean
        dāngjīlìduàn, [當機立斷], to make prompt decisions (idiom)
        duànrán, [斷然], resolute/definitive/categorically/absolutely
        duànjù, [斷句], to pause at appropriate points in reading aloud unpunctuated writing/to punctuat...
        géduàn, [隔斷], partition/to stand between/wall or fence serving as partition
        dúduànzhuānxíng, [獨斷專行], to decide and act alone (idiom); to take arbitrary action/a law unto oneself
        jiēliánbùduàn, [接連不斷], in unbroken succession (idiom)
        zhuānduàn, [專斷], to act arbitrarily/to make decisions without consulting others
        héngduànmiàn, [橫斷面], horizontal section
        cáiduàn, [裁斷], to consider and decide
        
        duànyǔ, [斷語], conclusion/judgement/verdict
        
        gōngduàn, [公斷], arbitration (law)
        
        liánxùbùduàn, [連續不斷], continuous/unceasing
        gānchángcùnduàn, [肝腸寸斷], lit. liver and guts cut to pieces (idiom); broken hearted/all cut up
        
        
        
        
        
        duànlièdài, [斷裂帶], fault zone (geology)
        
        
        duànàn, [斷案], to judge a case
        mǎiduàn, [買斷], to buy out/buyout/severance
        
        
        
        
        
        
        
        

        wénzhāng, article/essay/literary works/writings/hidden meaning/CL:篇[piān],段[duàn],頁|页[yè]
        Zhāng/zhāng, surname Zhang, chapter/section/clause/movement (of symphony)/seal/badge/regulati...
        huīzhāng, badge/emblem/insignia/crest/logo/coat of arms
        xūnzhāng, [勛章], medal/decoration
        zhāngyú, [章魚], octopus
        jiǎngzhāng, [獎章], medal/CL:枚[méi]
        guīzhāng, [規章], rule/regulation
        yìnzhāng, seal/signet/chop/stamp/CL:方[fāng]
        wéizhāng, [違章], to break the rules/to violate regulations
        zhāngjié, [章節], chapter/section
        xiànzhāng, [憲章], charter
        yuèzhāng, [樂章], movement (of a symphony)
        piānzhāng, writing/sections and chapters
        shùnlǐchéngzhāng, [順理成章], logical/only to be expected/rational and clearly structured (of text)
        gàizhāng, [蓋章], to affix a seal (to sth)
        zhāngchéng, rules/regulations/constitution/statute/articles of association (of company)/arti...
        
        
        bìzhāng, armband/armlet/shoulder emblem
        záluànwúzhāng, [雜亂無章], disordered and in a mess (idiom); all mixed up and chaotic
        túzhāng, [圖章], stamp/seal/CL:方[fāng]
        duànzhāngqǔyì, [斷章取義], lit. to take meaning from cut segment (idiom); to interpret out of context/to fo...
        
        jiānzhāng, epaulet/shoulder loop/shoulder mark
        zuòwénzhāng, to make an issue of sth/to fuss/to make a song and dance
        bàozhāng, [報章], newspapers
        
        yuēfǎsānzhāng, [約法三章], to agree on three laws (idiom); provisional agreement made by new dynastic gover...
        xiōngzhāng, lapel badge/CL:枚[méi]
        jìniànzhāng, [紀念章], memorial badge/souvenir badge/CL:枚[méi]
        
        
        
        xiùzhāng, armband (e.g. as part of uniform or to show status)
        dàyǒuwénzhāng, some deeper meaning in this/more to it than meets the eye/there's sth behind all...
        zhèngzhāng, [證章], badge
        biǎomiànwénzhāng, superficial show/going through the motions
        zhōuzhāng, effort/trouble/pains (to get sth done)/flustered/frightened
        
        
        
        
        
        
        
        
        
        dǎngzhāng, [黨章], party constitution
        
        
        
        
        
        
        xiàngzhāng, badge/insignia/lapel badge (e.g. with miniature portrait of great national leade...
        jiǎnzhāng, [簡章], general regulation/simplified rule
        
        
        
        
        
        ZhāngZǐyí, Zhang Ziyi (1979-), PRC actress
        

        qǔ, to take/to get/to choose/to fetch
        qǔxiāo, to cancel/cancellation
        zhēngqǔ, [爭取], to fight for/to strive for/to win over
        qǔdé, to acquire/to get/to obtain
        cǎiqǔ, [採取], to adopt or carry out (measures, policies, course of action)/to take
        
        qǔxiào, to tease/to make fun of
        qǔdài, to replace/to supersede/to supplant/(chemistry) substitution
        tíqǔ, to extract/to refine/to withdraw (from a bank or warehouse)/to pick up
        huòqǔ, [獲取], to gain/to get/to acquire
        lùqǔ, [錄取], to recruit/to enroll
        qǔchū, to take out/to extract/to draw out
        xīqǔ, to absorb/to draw (a lesson, insight etc)/to assimilate
        qǔyuè, [取悅], to try to please
        tīngqǔ, [聽取], to hear (news)/to listen to
        qǔhuí, to retrieve
        huànqǔ, [換取], to give sth and get sth in return
        qǔmíng, to name/to be named/to christen/to seek fame
        duóqǔ, [奪取], to seize/to capture/to wrest control of
        qǔshèng, [取勝], to score a victory/to prevail over one's opponents
        qǔxiàng, orientation/direction
        qièqǔ, [竊取], to steal/to seize
        qǔzhèng, [取證], to collect evidence
        shōuqǔ, to receive/to collect
        qǔnuǎn, to warm oneself (by a fire etc)
        wúlǐqǔnào, [無理取鬧], to make trouble without reason (idiom); to be deliberately provocative
        dúqǔ, [讀取], (of a computer etc) to read (data)
        qǔérdàizhī, to substitute for sb/to remove and replace
        qǔkuǎn, to withdraw money from a bank
        suǒqǔ, to ask/to demand
        qǔyàng, [取樣], to take a sample
        lǐngqǔ, [領取], to receive/to draw/to get
        qǔlè, [取樂], to find amusement/to amuse oneself
        jiéqǔ, to cut off a section of sth
        dàoqǔ, [盜取], to steal (including identity theft, credit card fraud or theft of computer accou...
        chōuqǔ, to extract (a medical sample)
        
        piànqǔ, [騙取], to gain by cheating
        jíqǔ, to draw/to derive/to absorb
        jìnqǔ, [進取], to forge ahead/to go forward
        shèqǔ, [攝取], absorb (nutrition)/take a photo
        huázhòngqǔchǒng, [嘩眾取寵], sensationalism/vulgar claptrap to please the crowds/playing to the gallery/demag...
        bóqǔ, to win (favors, confidence etc)
        zhuànqǔ, [賺取], to make a profit/to earn a packet
        kěqǔ, desirable/worth having
        juéqǔ, to plunder/to loot/robbery/pillage
        qǔshuǐ, water intake/to obtain water (from a well etc)
        zhàqǔ, to extract/to squeeze out (juice etc)/(fig.) to exploit
        lièqǔ, [獵取], to hunt/(fig.) to seek (fame etc)
        jìnqǔxīn, [進取心], ambition/enterprise/initiative
        tóujīqǔqiǎo, [投機取巧], to seize every opportunity/to be full of tricks
        xuǎnqǔ, [選取], to choose
        qǔdì, [取締], to ban/to prohibit (publications, customs etc)/to outlaw/to suppress (violators)
        duànzhāngqǔyì, [斷章取義], lit. to take meaning from cut segment (idiom); to interpret out of context/to fo...
        
        qǔshě, [取捨], to choose/to accept or reject
        
        móuqǔ, [謀取], to seek/to strive for/to obtain/see also 牟取[móu qǔ]
        qǔcái, to collect material
        qǔjīng, [取經], to journey to India on a quest for the Buddhist scriptures/to learn by studying ...
        qǔjué, [取決], to depend upon/to hinge upon
        qǔdào, via/by way of/en route to
        zhìqǔ, to take by ruse/to outwit/to outsmart
        zhāiqǔ, to pluck/to take
        gèqǔsuǒxū, each takes what he needs (idiom)
        móuqǔbàolì, to profiteer/profiteering
        
        
        tànnángqǔwù, to feel in one's pocket and take sth (idiom); as easy as pie/in the bag
        tàoqǔ, to acquire fraudulently/an illegal exchange
        qǔchángbǔduǎn, [取長補短], lit. use others' strengths to make up for one's weak points (idiom from Mencius)...
        zhàqǔ, [詐取], to swindle/to defraud
        cúnqǔ, access
        
        xiéqǔ, [擷取], to pick/to select/to take/to capture (data)/to acquire/to pick up (a signal)
        
        jiùdìqǔcái, to draw on local resources/using materials at hand
        qīngqǔ, [輕取], to beat easily/to gain an easy victory
        zhuāqǔ, to seize
        
        shíqǔ, to pick up/to collect
        
        
        
        móuqǔ, to gain profit (by underhand means)/to exploit/see also 謀取|谋取[móu qǔ]
        qǔqiǎo, quick fix/opportune short cut (around a difficulty)/cheap trick (to get what one...
        fēnwénbùqǔ, to give for free
        
        
        
        qǔjǐngkuàng, rectangular frame used to view a scene (made out of cardboard etc, or formed by ...
        
        lāoqǔ, [撈取], to fish for/to seek profit (by improper means)
        
        
        
        kǎoqǔ, to pass an entrance exam/to be admitted to

        yìyì, [意義], sense/meaning/significance/importance/CL:個|个[gè]
        zhèngyì, [正義], justice/righteousness/just/righteous
        zhǔyì, [主義], -ism/ideology
        yìwù, [義務], duty/obligation/commitment/volunteer duty/CL:項|项[xiàng]/mandatory/voluntary
        míngyì, [名義], name/titular/nominal/in name/ostensible purpose
        dìngyì, [定義], definition
        hányì, [含義], meaning (implicit in a phrase)/implied meaning/hidden meaning/hint/connotation
        yì, [義], justice/righteousness/meaning
        zhǒngzúzhǔyì, [種族主義], racism
        gòngchǎnzhǔyì, [共產主義], communism
        kǒngbùzhǔyì, [恐怖主義], terrorism
        jiàoyì, [教義], creed/doctrine/teachings
        qǐyì, [起義], uprising/insurrection/revolt
        réndàozhǔyì, [人道主義], humanism/humanitarian (aid)
        wàngēnfùyì, [忘恩負義], to forget favors and violate justice (idiom); ingratitude to a friend/to kick a ...
        shèhuìzhǔyì, [社會主義], socialism
        zīběnzhǔyì, [資本主義], capitalism
        yìmài, [義賣], jumble sale (for good cause)/charity bazaar
        dàoyì, [道義], morality/righteousness and justice
        zìyóuzhǔyì, [自由主義], liberalism
        guānliáozhǔyì, [官僚主義], bureaucracy
        yìqì, [義氣], spirit of loyalty and self-sacrifice/code of brotherhood/also pr. [yì qi]
        bèixìnqìyì, [背信棄義], breaking faith and abandoning right (idiom); to betray/treachery/perfidy
        dìguózhǔyì, [帝國主義], imperialism
        wúzhèngfǔzhǔyì, [無政府主義], anarchism
        Bōyìěr, [波義耳], Boyle (name)/Robert Boyle (1627-91), British and Irish scientist and pioneer che...
        làngmànzhǔyì, [浪漫主義], romanticism
        
        
        hányì, [涵義], content/meaning/connotation/implication
        àiguózhǔyì, [愛國主義], patriotism
        yìwúfǎngù, [義無反顧], honor does not allow one to glance back (idiom); duty-bound not to turn back/no ...
        yìyǎn, [義演], benefit performance/charity show
        lèguānzhǔyì, [樂觀主義], optimism
        
        shèhuìzhǔyìzhě, [社會主義者], socialist
        biǎnyì, [貶義], derogatory sense/negative connotation
        tóngyìcí, [同義詞], synonym
        
        
        gèrénzhǔyì, [個人主義], individualism
        
        yìbùróngcí, [義不容辭], not to be shirked without dishonor (idiom)/incumbent/bounden (duty)
        jiànyìyǒngwéi, [見義勇為], to see what is right and act courageously (idiom, from Analects); to stand up br...
        xiànshízhǔyì, [現實主義], realism
        rénzhìyìjìn, [仁至義盡], extreme benevolence, utmost duty (idiom); meticulous virtue and attention to dut...
        duànzhāngqǔyì, [斷章取義], lit. to take meaning from cut segment (idiom); to interpret out of context/to fo...
        jīhuìzhǔyì, [機會主義], opportunism/pragmatism
        zhàngyì, [仗義], from a sense of justice/for the sake of loyalty
        shìyì, [釋義], the meaning of sth/an explanation of the meaning of words or phrases/definition/...
        chāoxiànshízhǔyì, [超現實主義], surrealism
        tiānjīngdìyì, [天經地義], lit. heaven's law and earth's principle (idiom); fig. right and proper/right and...
        bāoyì, [褒義], commendatory/commendatory term/positive connotation
        mínzhǔzhǔyì, [民主主義], democracy
        Mǎkèsīzhǔyì, [馬克思主義], Marxism
        yìgōng, [義工], volunteer worker/volunteer work
        shíyòngzhǔyì, [實用主義], pragmatism
        bùyìzhīcái, [不義之財], ill-gotten wealth or gains
        jiǎngyì, [講義], teaching materials
        qíyì, [歧義], ambiguity/several possible meanings
        
        
        yàoyì, [要義], the essentials
        qíngyì, [情義], affection/comradeship
        mínzúzhǔyì, [民族主義], nationalism/national self-determination/principle of nationalism, the first of D...
        fǎnyìcí, [反義詞], antonym
        xūwúzhǔyì, [虛無主義], nihilism
        
        Shùnyì, [順義], Shunyi district of Beijing, formerly Shunyi county
        rényì/rényi, [仁義], benevolence and righteousness, affable and even-tempered
        wúqíngwúyì, [無情無義], completely lacking any feeling or sense of justice (idiom); cold and ruthless
        
        Xìnyì/xìnyì, [信義], Xinyi or Hsinyi district of Taipei City 臺北市|台北市[Tái běi shì], Taiwan/Xinyi or Hs...
        gōngyì, [公義], righteousness
        cíyì, [詞義], meaning of a word
广         guǎngyì, [廣義], wide sense/generalization/general
        
        
··         
        tóngyì, [同義], synonymous
        jiùyì, [就義], to be killed for a righteous cause/to die a martyr
        fēnlièzhǔyì, [分裂主義], separatism
        zìránzhǔyì, [自然主義], naturalism (philosophy)
        jíquánzhǔyì, [極權主義], totalitarianism
        Yìdàlì, [義大利], Italy/Italian/also written 意大利[Yì dà lì]
        xíngshìzhǔyì, [形式主義], Formalism (art)
        
        shāwénzhǔyì, [沙文主義], chauvinism
        yǔyì, [語義], meaning of words/semantic
        
        yìfù, [義父], foster father
        
        
        yǔyìxué, [語義學], semantics
        lìjǐzhǔyì, [利己主義], egoism
        
        xiūzhèngzhǔyì, [修正主義], revisionism
        yíyì, [疑義], a doubtful point
        dàyìlǐnrán, [大義凜然], devotion to righteousness that inspires reverence (idiom)
        xiáyì, [俠義], chivalrous/chivalry/knight-errantry
        jīngyànzhǔyì, [經驗主義], empiricism
        jìnyùzhǔyì, [禁慾主義], asceticism
        jìnyìwù, [盡義務], to fulfil one's duty/to work without asking for reward
        yìjūn, [義軍], volunteer army
        
        yìfèn, [義憤], righteous indignation/moral indignation
·西         
        gōnglìzhǔyì, [功利主義], utilitarianism
        gùmíngsīyì, [顧名思義], as the name implies
        zhímínzhǔyì, [殖民主義], colonialism
        jiàotiáozhǔyì, [教條主義], dogmatism
        yìfèntiányīng, [義憤填膺], righteous indignation fills one's breast (idiom); to feel indignant at injustice
        dàyìmièqīn, [大義滅親], to place righteousness before family (idiom); ready to punish one's own family i...
        xiǎnglèzhǔyì, [享樂主義], hedonism
        zhōngyì, [忠義], loyal and righteous/fealty/loyalty
        yìnǚ, [義女], adopted daughter/foster daughter
        
        shēnmíngdàyì, [深明大義], to have a high notion of one's duty/to be highly principled
        yìyǒngjūn, [義勇軍], volunteer army
        yìshì, [義士], high-minded and righteous person/patriot/loyalist
        yánbùjíyì, [言不及義], to talk nonsense (idiom)/frivolous talk
        bǎoshǒuzhǔyì, [保守主義], conservatism
        yǎnyì, [演義], to dramatize historical events/novel or play on historical theme
        běnyì, [本義], original meaning/literal sense
        dàyì, [大義], righteousness/virtuous cause/a woman's marriage/main points of a piece of writin...
        wéiwùzhǔyì, [唯物主義], materialism, philosophical doctrine that physical matter is the whole of reality
        jūnguózhǔyì, [軍國主義], militarism
        
        
        
        bàijīnzhǔyì, [拜金主義], money worship
齿         yìchǐ, [義齒], artificial tooth
        yìzhī, [義肢], artificial limb/prosthesis
        yìxiàng, [義項], sense (of a word)
        yǐnshēnyì, [引申義], extended meaning (of an expression)/derived sense
        
        bǎohùzhǔyì, [保護主義], protectionism
        zhàngyìzhíyán, [仗義執言], to speak out for justice (idiom); to take a stand on a matter of principle
        shízhèngzhǔyì, [實證主義], positivism/empiricism
        
        yìhétuán, [義和團], the righteous harmonious fists/the Boxers (history)
        màoxiǎnzhǔyì, [冒險主義], adventurism (a left-wing error against Mao's line during the 1930s)
        rénwénzhǔyì, [人文主義], humanism
        
        
        
        běnběnzhǔyì, [本本主義], book worship/bookishness
        
        nóngmínqǐyì, [農民起義], peasant revolt
        
        
        jítǐzhǔyì, [集體主義], collectivism
        
        
        guójìzhǔyì, [國際主義], internationalism
        
        
        
        
        
        zìyì, [字義], meaning of a character
        
        
        
        
        
        
        
        SānguóYǎnyì, [三國演義], Romance of the Three Kingdoms by Luo Guanzhong 羅貫中|罗贯中[Luó Guàn zhōng], one of t...
        duōyìcí, [多義詞], polyseme/polysemous word
        Lièníngzhǔyì, [列寧主義], Leninism
        
        
        
        sānmínzhǔyì, [三民主義], Dr Sun Yat-sen's 孫中山|孙中山 Three principles of the people (late 1890s)
        
        
·         
        
        zōngpàizhǔyì, [宗派主義], sectarianism
        yuányì, [原義], original meaning
        
        
        
        xiáyì, [狹義], narrow sense/specialization/special
        
        zhuǎnyì, [轉義], transferred meaning
        

Look up 断章取义 in other dictionaries

Page generated in 0.097044 seconds

If you find this site useful, let me know!