Meaning and pronunciation of 坐

Simplified/traditional character



  • to sit
  • to take a seat
  • to take (a bus, airplane etc)
  • to bear fruit
  • variant of 座[zuo4]

HSK levels


  • (rén): man
  • (rén): man
  • (tǔ): earth

Characters with the same pronunciation

  • : to do; to grow; to write or compose; to pretend; to regard as; to feel; writings or works;
  • : to make; to do; to produce; to write; to compose; to act as; to engage in; to hold (a party); to be; to become; to function (in some capacity); to serve as; to be used for; to form (a bond or relationship); to pretend; to feign; to act a part; to put on appearance;
  • : seat; base; stand; CL:個|个[ge4]; classifier for buildings, mountains and similar immovable objects;

Sentences examples with 坐

  • 我要坐出租车回家。
    Wǒ yào zuò chūzūchē huí jiā.
  • 我明天坐飞机去北京。
    Wǒ míngtiān zuò fēijī qù běijīng.
  • 坐公共汽车去上班。
    Zuò gōnggòng qìchē qù shàngbān.
  • 坐船旅游。
    Zuò chuán lǚyóu.
  • 我们坐出租车去火车站。
    Wǒmen zuò chūzū chē qù huǒchē zhàn.

Words containing 坐, by HSK level

HSK 1 vocabulary list

  • (zuò): to sit; to take a seat; to take (a bus, airplane etc); to bear fruit