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char. disgraceful, scandalous; shame, disgrace
Other meanings
[chǒu]   adj. ugly
[chǒu]   n. The clown (refers to the male clown role. The Chou usually plays secondary roles in a troupe)
    one (for )
    wine; wine vessel (for )
'丑' is part of the following simplified words:
 丑 妞 忸 扭 杻 狃 纽 羞 衄 钮 馐

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.
chǒu wén
n. scandal
chū chǒu
v. make a fool of oneself, become a laughing stock
chǒu shì
n. scandal, disgrace
jiā chǒu bù kě wài yáng
idiom. Domestic shame should not be made public.