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de
par. used after a verb to describe the action
Other meanings
[děi]   av. need, must, have to; will certainly
[dé]   v. result in (of calculation); (to end a conversation indicating agree or disagree) okay, stop (it); (expressing frustration) damn it, shit
[dé]   v. obtain, get; to suit; be satisfied; (oral) be finished; (before verbs in negatives) expressing permission or possibility
    step with left foot
'得' is part of the following simplified words:
 嘚
'得' is part of the following traditional words:
 嘚
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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.
EXAMPLES
kàn de chū
phr. see, figure out
tīng de jiàn
phr. can hear
kàn de jiàn
v. can see
tīng de qīng chu
v. hear clearly
tīng de dǒng
v. be able to understand, understand
zuò de hén hǎo
phr. do very well
chē kāi de bú kuài
phr. The car is not driven very fast
shuō de tài kuài
phr. speak too fast
qǐ de hén zǎo
phr. to get up very early
wǒ kàn de dǒng
phr. (when reading or watching) I can understand (it).
chī de hěn xiāng
phr. to eat voraciously