char. conquer, defeat; (lit.) be able to; overcome, restrain; digest; harm; decrease, diminish; set a time limit
Other meanings
[kè]   m. gram
    son (for )
    ten (for )
 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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kè fú
v. overcome, surmount
kè zhì
v. restrain (one's passions, etc), exercise restraint
kè jǐ fèng gōng
idiom. wholehearted devotion to public duty, repress the private for the public
kè qín kè jiǎn
idiom. be industrious and frugal, be able to practice diligence and frugality
kè kòu
v. skimp or embezzle (part of the money that should be issued)
kè dí zhì shèng
idiom. vanquish (conquer, defeat) the enemy and win the battle
kè jǐ
v. restrain oneself
kè fù
v. retake, recapture, recover (lost capital or territory)
fáng diē kè niáng
phr. (superstition) to harm one's parents
kè huà
v. (dialect) to digest (foods)
kè qī
v. to set a date, to set a time limit