dǒu
v. jerk, flick; rouse, stir up; expose; (sarcastic) be complacent, be cocky
Other meanings
[dǒu]   v. shake, tremble
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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.
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dóu qǐ jīng shén
phr. stir up one's spirit
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tā bǎ qī zi de chǒu shì dǒu le chū lái .
phr. He revealed his wife's scandals.
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tā yóu diǎn qián jiù dóu qǐ lái le .
phr. He got cocky after getting rich.
jīng shén dóu sǒu
phr. spirit trembling with excitement, in high spirits, lively and full of enthusiasm, full of energy
dǒu diào chén tǔ
phr. shake the dust off (from...)