shuā
v./n. to brush; brush
Other meanings
[shuà]   char. (dialect) select, pick; referring to white color (see 刷白)
[shuā]   v. eliminate, remove
[shuā]   onomat. swish, rustle
    knife
 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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shuā zi
n. brush
shuā kǎ
phr. read a credit or bank card
yá shuā
n. toothbrush
shuā yá
v. brush one's teeth
shuā pán zi
phr. wash dishes
shuā má tǒng
phr. scrub (and clean) the toilet
yǔ shuā
n. windshield wiper