xiū
char. stop, cease; (lit.) joyous, jubilant
Other meanings
[xiū]   v./adv. rest; cast off one's wife and send her home; don't
    person, man
 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.
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bà xiū
v. stop, give up
xiū huì
v. adjourn (meeting)
xiū qī xiāng guān
idiom. be bound together in a common cause; be linked together in common joys and sorrows