gòng
char. common, general; have or undertake together; (abbr.) the Communist party
Other meanings
[gòng]   adv. altogether, in all; together
    eight (for )
    one (for )
 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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gòng xìng
n. general character, similarity
zhōng gòng
n. abbreviation for Chinese Communist Party
tóng gān gòng kǔ
idiom. share sb.'s joys and sorrows, go through thick and thin together
jiǔ èr gòng shí
phr. the 1992 consensus (Both sides of the Taiwan Straits adhere to the “One-China” principle )
tóng zhōu gòng jì
idiom. sail on the same tack, to show the mutual concern of the people in the same boat -- to cooperate and help each other in getting through difficult times