liú
v. (of liquid) flow
Other meanings
[liú]   char. move; degenerate; send into exile; stream (of water); current; branch of river; class; (derogatory) people of a certain sort
    water

Simplified Chinese

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Traditional Chinese

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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
liú lèi
v. weep, pipe one's eye, be in tears
liú yǎn lèi
phr. shed tears, be in tears
liú xiě
v. bleed, shed blood
liú hàn
v. sweat
shuí wǎng dī chù liú
phr. water flows downwards
shuǐ liú chū lai le
phr. the water flew out
là de zhí liú yǎn lèi
phr. be so spicy that one's eyes become teary
liú shā
n. quicksand