v. to spend (time); to celebrate (a birthday, a holiday)
Other meanings
[guo]   par. (used after a verb as a complement) indicating completion or a past state
[guò]   v./adv. to pass; to live; to go through; to exceed; excessively, too
[guò]   n. (oral) fault, mistake
[guò]   v. (used after another verb, indicating) moving from one place to another; changing in direction; excess in degree; doing better than
    walk (for )
    walk (for )

Simplified Chinese


Traditional Chinese

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.
guò nián
v. celebrate the Chinese New Year
guò yè
v. spend the night, overnight
guò shēng rì
phr. to celebrate one's birthday