adj./n. thick; (of affection, love) deep; strong, rich (in flavor); thickness, depth
Other meanings
[hòu]   char. to favor
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.
shēn hòu
adj. profound, deep
zhè zhāng zhuō zi hén jiǔ méi yòng le , shàng mian bù mǎn le hòu hòu de huī chén .
phr. This table has not been in use for a long time and its surface is thick with dust.
shēn qíng hòu yì
idiom. profound sentiments of friendship
xióng hòu
adj. tremendous, solid, rich
gāo guān hòu lù
phr. high position with high pay, high posts with salaries to match
zhè běn shū sì yīng cùn hòu
phr. The book has a thickness of 4 inches.
hòu ài
n. care and support, great kindness