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dōu
adv. indicating the cause (used before ); even; already
Other meanings
[dōu]   adv. all, both
[dū]   n. capital, metropolis; city noted for a certain product
    city (for )
    a radical of characters (left side fu4 or mound, right side yi4 or city) (for )

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
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lián wǒ dōu zhī dào le , ní zěn me hái bù zhī dào a ?
phr. Even I already knew about this, why didn't you know?
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nǐ de xiào hua yì diǎn dōu bù hǎo xiào .
phr. Your jokes were not funny at all.
yì diǎn dōu bù
adv. not at all
dōu shì nǐ
phr. it's all because of you; it's all your fault
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tā men dōu xià pà le
phr. They were all frightened.
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dōu sān diǎn le , hái yǒu sān shí fēn zhōng jiù kāi shǐ le , nǐ zài nǎr ?
phr. It's already three. It will starts in only thirty minutes. Where are you now?
dōu shì wǒ de cuò
phr. be all my fault