笨 meaning and pronunciation

Simplified/traditional character

笨 in English

bèn

  • stupid
  • foolish
  • silly
  • slow-witted
  • clumsy

HSK levels


Components

  • (shì): bamboo
  • (běn): roots or stems of plants; origin; source; this; the current; root; foundation; basis; classifier for books, periodicals, files etc; originally;

Characters with the same pronunciation

  • : to bring together; dust;

Sentences examples with 笨

  • 你并不笨,只是需要更努力。
    Nǐ bìng bù bèn, zhǐshì xūyào gèng nǔlì.

Words containing 笨, by HSK level