ruò
adj. weak; young; inferior; a little less than
=  2 x 
    bow
 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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shòu ruò
adj. exhausted, thin and weak
xū ruò
adj. weak
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tā xǐ huan qī fu bǐ tā ruò de rén
phr. He likes to bully the person weaker than him.
lǎo ruò
n. the old and the young; the old and the weak
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wǒ de néng lì bǐ tā ruò .
phr. I am not as capable as she is.