Memory Phrase (Mnemonic) for 哭


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Meaning

to cry, to weep

Pronunciation

Explanation

Top: two mouths (here: two eyes), bottom: dog (here: mouth with corners drawn down and a tear

Mnemonic

From two eyes ロロ a tear runs to the mouth when: crying.

Radicals

mouth, opening(This is a small square. If it is bigger: , it is an enclosure.)
dog(Shows a big person with with outspread arms who holds a small dog )

Vocabulary

痛哭 tòng kū to cry bitterly
哭泣 kū qì to weep
哭丧着脸 kū sang zhe liǎn sullen; to scowl miserably
哭哭啼啼 kū ku tí tí to weep endlessly; interminable wailing
哭哭啼啼 kū ku tí tí to weep endlessly; interminable wailing
嚎啕大哭 háo táo dà kū to wail; to bawl (idiom)
嚎哭 háo kū to bawl; to cry; to wail; to howl

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