This website uses cookies. Find out more or .
guǎ
v. cut into pieces; cut, scrape; scrape the flesh off the bones (ancient punishment)
    knife (for )
    knife (for )

Simplified Chinese

 n/a 

Traditional Chinese

 n/a 
Simplified stroke orders are based on the 'Standard of National Commonly-used Mandarin Chinese Characters (现代汉语通用字笔顺规范)', issued by the China National Language and Character Working Committee (国家语言文字工作委员会) on April 7th 1997. Traditional stroke orders are based on information issued by the Taiwan Ministry of Education.
EXAMPLES
qiān dāo wàn guǎ
idiom. to be punished by being hacked into thousand cuts and myriad pieces
shǒu shàng guǎ le y2 dào kǒu zi
phr. to have a cut inflicted on one's hand