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hòu
char. to favor
Other meanings
[hòu]   adj./n. thick; (of affection, love) deep; strong, rich (in flavor); thickness, depth
    cliff
 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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hòu gǔ bó jīn
phr. stress the past more than the present
wèi kě hòu fēi
idiom. not subject it to much criticism, not entirely blameworthy, be not altogether inexcusable