v. break, snap; die (young); suffer the loss of; discount; be convinced; turn back; bend, twist; take the place of; convert into
Other meanings
[zhé]   n. discount; (of Chinese character) turning stroke
[shé]   v. snap, be broken; lose money in business
[zhē]   v. roll over, turn over; pour (back and forth between two containers)
[zhé]   adj. bending, twisted
[zhé]   m. scene (of a play), act
[zhé]   v./adj./n. to fold; capable of being folded up; booklet, folder, passbook
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.
tā de hái zi zài liǎng gè yuè dà jiù yāo zhé le
phr. Her child died prematurely when he was only two months old.
tā tíng xià lai , yòu zhé huí shāng diàn qù
phr. He stopped, and then went back to the store.
bǎ rén mín bì zhé suàn chéng měi yuán
phr. convert Renminbi into US dollars
bǎ gōng lǐ zhé suàn chéng yīng lǐ
phr. convert kilometers into miles
wǒ men lái shì shì , kàn tā huì bu huì zhé duàn .
phr. Let's have a try, and see whether it will break off or not.
zhé xià
v. pluck, break off