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v. be shy or bashful; to embarrass (sb.)
Other meanings
[xiū]   char. shameful, disgraceful; to feel ashamed

Simplified Chinese


Traditional Chinese

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.
hài xiū
adj. shy
pà xiū
adj. shy
bì yuè xiū huā
idiom. (describing a woman's beauty) will outshine the moon and put the flowers to shame, extremely beautiful
xiū de mán liǎn tōng hóng
phr. to become so ashamed that one blushes
xiū nǎn
adj. shy and blushed