Meaning and pronunciation of 块

Simplified character
Traditional character

Definition

kuài

  • unit of currency
  • lump (of earth)
  • chunk
  • piece
  • classifier for currency, pieces of cloth, cake, soap etc
  • (coll.)

HSK levels

Components

  • (tǔ): earth
  • (guài): decisive;
  • (dà): big
  • (ya): second, hand

Characters with the same pronunciation

  • : rapid; quick; speed; rate; soon; almost; to make haste; clever; sharp (of knives or wits); forthright; plain-spoken; gratified; pleased; pleasant;
  • : chopstick;

Sentences examples with 块

  • 二十块零五分
    Èrshí kuài líng wǔ fēn
  • 来吃块西瓜吧。
    Lái chī kuài xīguā ba.
  • 我跟朋友在一块儿呢。
    Wǒ gēn péngyǒu zài yīkuài er ne.
  • 一个苹果三块钱。
    Yīgè píngguǒ sān kuài qián.
  • 这块手表很贵。
    Zhè kuài shǒubiǎo hěn guì.

Words containing 块, by HSK level

HSK 1 vocabulary list

  • (kuài): unit of currency; lump (of earth); chunk; piece; classifier for pieces of cloth, cake, soap etc; colloquial word for yuan (or other unit of currency such as Hong Kong or US dollar etc), usually as 块钱