T-U-V

Chinese Blockbuster Index, TUV

Definitions (real and fictitious) of the characters and building blocks covered in the Chinese Blockbuster series, along with their respective character numbers as they appear in the books. Fictitious meanings are indicated by an asterisk *.

Character numbers 1 to 390 are introduced in Book 1.

Character numbers 391 to 750 are introduced in Book 2.

Character numbers 751 to 1120 are introduced in Book 3.

Character numbers 1121 to 1525 are introduced in Book 4.

Character numbers 1526 to 1920 are introduced in Book 5.

Character numbers 1921 to 2320 are introduced in Book 6.

 

T
Table  桌 1526
Table, desk  台[檯] 549C, 549B
Taboo  忌 2242
Tail  尾 1621
Tailor  缝[縫] 2182A
Tailor, to  裁 1537
Taiwan  台[臺] 549A
Taiwan  湾[灣] 1194
Take (boat, train), to  搭 2171
Take a break, to  休 1423
Take a bus, an airplane, to  坐 932
Take a picture, to  拍 1501
Take a picture, to  摄[攝] 1748
Take a picture, to  照 740
Take a shower, to *  犮 213
Take a step, to  迈[邁] 2037
Take a wife, to  婚 1288
Take action on, to  措 1482
Take along, to  携[攜] 2280
Take by force, to  夺[奪] 1532
Take by the hand, to  携[攜] 2280
Take in hand, to  操 1506
Take into consideration, to  顾[顧] 1153
Take medicine, to  服 653
Take notes, to  录[錄] 1262
Take off, to  脱[脫] 1289
Take out, draw out from a lot, to  抽 1510
Take part in, to  参[參] 818A
Take responsibility, to  担[擔] 1051A
Take shape, to  形 542
Take the place of, to  代 412
Take the place of, to  替 1419
Take turns, to  轮[輪] 1434
Take, pick up, fill with a ladle, spoon, to  盛 1475A
Take, to  取 377
Take, to  拿 973
Talent  才 84
Talented  俊 2176
Talented  彦[彥] 1893
Talk, speak, to  讲[講] 874
Talk, to  话[話] 408
Talk, to  谈[談] 767
Talkative  詹 1050
Talkative *  吅 384
Talks  席 1231
Tall  乔[喬] 1631
Tall * 169
Tall and erect  卓 1186
Tall girl *  乔[喬] 1631
Tally with, to  符 1539
Tally, counter, chip  筹[籌] 2017
Tang dynasty  唐 1320
Taoism  道 249
Tar  柏 1941A
Target  的 69C
Task  务[務] 510
Taste, flavor  滋 2250
Taste, to  尝[嘗] 1671
Tasteless  淡 1633
Tax, levy  赋[賦] 2081
Taxes  租 1743
Taxes, duties  税[稅] 1119
Tea  茶 1610
Teach, to  授 1316
Teach, to  教 433A
Teach, train, to  训[訓] 1361
Teacher  师[師] 622
Teaching, education  教 433B
Team  队[隊] 541
Team, class, squad  班 1222
Tear, take off, to  揭 2007
Tearful  汪 2203
Tears  泪[淚] 1609
Technique  术[術] 610
Technique, art  艺[藝] 1123
Teeth  齿[齒] 1855
Telephone greeting  喂 2307
Telephone pole * 34
Tell fortune, to  卜 18A
Tell fortunes, to  占 365A
Tell, explain, to  讲[講] 874
Tell, make known, to  晓[曉] 1700
Tell, to  诉[訴] 916
Temperature  温[溫] 1208
Temple  庙[廟] 2213
Temple  殿 1904
Temporarily  暂[暫] 1664
Temporary  暂[暫] 1664
Tempt, lure, to  诱[誘] 2047
Ten  什 276B
Ten  十 59
Ten  拾 2276
Ten days  旬 1965
Ten liters  斗 552A
Ten past ten * 132
Ten thousand  万[萬] 197
Ten years  旬 1965
Tend, to  倾[傾] 1597
Tendency  趋[趨] 1829
Tender  夭 32
Tender, bid  标[標] 765
Tennis court *  田 195
Tent  帐[帳] 1950
Tent  幕 1655
Tent * 9
Tentacle  触[觸] 1541
Terracotta warrior *  曾 181A
Terrible  凶[兇] 711
Terrified  怖 2106
Terrified *  粦 1944
Terrify, to  吓[嚇] 1807
Terror  怖 2106
Test, check, to  验[驗] 847
Test, survey, to  测[測] 1200
Test, to  考 795
Test, try, to  试[試] 971
Textile  幅 1787
Thailand  泰 1658
Thank, to  谢[謝] 1234
That  那 114
That person  伊 1092
That, such  其 274
That, those  彼 1592
That’s right  对[對] 187
Thatch a roof, to  茨 2255
Thatched hut  茨 2255
The above-mentioned  该[該] 602
The best  尖 1661
The end  终[終] 878
The more…the more  愈 1641
The more… the more…  越 735
The most  最 378
The rear  殿 1904
Theatrical acts  幕 1655
Theatrical play, show  剧[劇] 1252
Then, afterwards  继[繼] 982
Then, in that case  则[則] 558
Theory  论[論] 457
There is, there are  有 87
Therefore  所 258
Therefore, thereupon  爰 1445
These  这[這] 113
Thick  厚 1569
Thick  浓[濃] 1931
Thick, dense  密 913
Thicket, grove  丛[叢] 2018
Thief  偷 1623
Thief, bandit  盗[盜] 1967
Thigh  股 972
Thin, flimsy  薄 1779
Thin, lean  瘦 2170
Thin, light  淡 1633
Thing  物 381
Things  个[個] 118
Things that have a top  顶[頂] 1344
Things with handles  把 343A
Think of, cherish, to  怀[懷] 1094
Think over, to  虑[慮] 1241
Think that, to  看 304A
Think, ponder, to  惟 2186
Think, to  思 582
Think, to  想 330
Thinking, thought  维[維] 679
Third  丙 25
Third among brothers  叔 1294
Thirsty  渴 2289
Thirteen-year-old *  乃 445
Thirty  卅 62
This  斯 406
This  这[這] 113
This (literary)  兹[茲] 1830
This, these  此 316
Thorn  刺 1398
Thorn  朿 1042
Thorough  彻[徹] 1575
Thoroughfare  冲[衝] 1031B
Thoroughly  洞 1355
Those  那 114
Thou  尔[爾] 183
Thought  意 339
Thought, idea  念 777
Thousand  千 65
Thread  丝[絲] 1365
Thread  糸 228
Threaten, to  胁[脅] 1836
Three  三 17
Three-legged wine cup  角 449B
Threshing ground  场[場] 515B
Thriving  盛 1475B
Throw away, to  扔 2226
Throw oneself on, to  扑[撲] 1854
Throw, to  投 827
Throw, toss, fling, to  抛[拋] 2033
Throwing star *  戊 224
Thumping sound  腾[騰] 1980B
Thunder  雷 1015
Thus  尔[爾] 183
Thus  斯 406
Thus, so, therefore  乃 445
Tianjin  津 1696
Tibet  藏 1249B
Ticket  券 1824A
Ticket  票 764
Tic-tac-toe * 627
Tide  潮 1642
Tidy up, to  拾 2276
Tie up, to  勹 67
Tie, bind with a string, rope or ribbon, to  扎 1757B
Tie, knot, bind, to  结[結] 494A
Tie, to  系[繫] 466C
Tiger  虎 458
Tight  紧[緊] 882
Tightly, firmly  住 590
Tightrope walker *  才 84
Tile  瓦 1528
Till, to  耕 2179
Tilling *  [昜] 514
Tilted  斜 2114
Timber  材 1302
Time  候 633
Time  时[時] 162
Time (as measured in hours and minutes)  钟[鐘] 1246
Time duration  间[間] 372A
Time has come  届[屆] 1870
Time, occasion  回 410
Time, occasion  辰 755
Times  度 421A
Times, occurences  倍 1738
Timetable *  寅 1044
Timex time * 132
Timid, reserved  虚[虛] 1410
Tingling  麻 279
Tinkling, clinking sound  玲 2185
Tiny  幺 227
Tip  末 672
Tip, point  尖 1661
Tired  累 1663C
Tired, exhausted  乏 1666
Tired, weary  疲 2108
To the best of one’s ability  尽[儘] 789A
To the greatest extent  尽[儘] 789A
Tobacco  烟[煙] 1315
Today  今 611
Toe  指 528
Tofu  腐 1921
Together  共 614
Together  同 286A
Together  起 303
Together with  并[並] 380A
Toil  劳[勞] 1007
Toil, to  努 1422
Tomb, grave  丘 687
Tomb, grave  墓 2148
Tombstone *  圥 813
Ton (weight)  吨[噸] 2039
Tone  音 314
Tongue  舌 407
Too  亦 474
Tool  具 452
Tools  械 2000
Tooth  牙 1121
Tooth-like  齿[齒] 1855
Top cover  冖 11
Top of the head  囟 2308
Top of the head  顶[頂] 1344
Topic  题[題] 468
Toss and turn, to  夗 1982
Toss, cast aside, to  扔 2226
Toss, throw, to  丢[丟] 1985
Touch up, to  描 1581
Touch, contact, to  着[著] 205D
Touch, to  摸 1710
Touch, to  着[著] 205C
Touch, to  碰 1715
Touch, to  触[觸] 1541
Tough  艮 374
Tough guy  艮 374
Tour, travel, to  游 1023
Tow, pull, to  牵[牽] 2020
Towards  向 166
Towards  朝 915A
Towel  巾 401
Tower  塔 1369
Tower crane *  [巠] 272
Towering  兀 347
Town  镇[鎮] 1345
Trace  迹[跡] 1436
Trace a drawing, to  描 1581
Trace, mark  印 967
Trace, tiny bit  丝[絲] 1365
Track, rail  轨[軌] 2208
Track, to  踪[蹤] 1880
Tracks  踪[蹤] 1880
Trade  贸[貿] 1431
Trade, to  商 694
Trade, to  换[換] 1162
Trading center  镇[鎮] 1345
Tragic  惨[慘] 1877
Train, educate, to  培 1485
Train, to  炼[煉] 2092
Train, to  练[練] 1347
Traitor  奸 2312A
Traitor, rebel  叛 2109
Trample, to  践[踐] 1923
Transcend, to  超 1086
Transfer, assign, to  划[劃] 832C
Transfer, relocate, to  迁[遷] 1974
Transfer, shift, to  转[轉] 663A
Transfer, to  调[調] 691A
Transfer, transport, to  盘[盤] 1388
Transform, to  化 415A
Transform, to  变[變] 479
Transform, to  改 640
Translate, to  翻 1366
Translate, to  译[譯] 1531
Transparent  透 1417
Transport or send under guard, to  解 450B
Transport, to  搬 2095
Transport, to  输[輸] 1283
Trauma  创[創] 959B
Travel, to  旅 1300
Tray, dish  盘[盤] 1388
Treacherous  奸 2312A
Tread on, to  履 2129
Tread on, trample, to  踏 2086
Tread upon, to  践[踐] 1923
Treasure  宝[寶] 1147
Treasure  珍 1654
Treasure, to  惜 1858
Treat medically, to  诊[診] 1746
Treat, cure, to  疗[療] 1299
Treat, entertain, to  待 1001A
Treatment, therapy  疗[療] 1299
Tree  木 125
Tree  树[樹] 1025
Tree foliage 703
Tree of the willow family  柜 2315A
Tremble, shiver, to  颤[顫] 2223
Tremble, to  寒 1638
Tremble, to  抖 2088
Tremendous  巨 1255
Trend  潮 1642
Trespass, to  阑[闌] 969
Tribal chief  酋 1466
Tribe  族 865
Tribulus terrestris  茨 2255
Tribute  贡[貢] 1897
Trick, maneuver  俩[倆] 1920B
Tricks  着[著] 205B
Trigram  卦 1565
Trigram (wind)  巽 802
Tripe  肚 2128B
Triumphant  凯[凱] 1791
Trivial, extraneous  冗 1079
Troops  伍 1814
Troops  兵 688
Troops  旅 1300
Troops  部 315
Trophy  杯 1742
Trouble, bother, to  烦[煩] 1589
Trouble, pester, to  磨 1498A
True  实[實] 336
True  真 453
Truly, indeed  确[確] 617
Trunk (tree, body)  干[幹] 133C
Trunk, chest  箱 1795
Trust, to  信 413
Try in court, to  审[審] 1078
Try to find, to  找 92
T-shaped *  丁 153
Tube, pipe  管 519
Tumble, to  跌 1935
Tumor in the abdomen  症[癥] 1593B
Tune, melody  调[調] 691A
Tune, pitch  腔 2235
Tune, song  曲 387B
Tunnel, channel  巷 1268B
Tuque *  冖 11
Turban  帕 1867
Turn around, to  复[復] 721A
Turn around, to  扭 2132
Turn into, to  成 268
Turn off, to  关[關] 363
Turn over, to  反 495
Turn over, to  翻 1366
Turn the soil over, to *  干 133A
Turn,  轮[輪] 1434
Turn, to  折 1453A
Turn, to  转[轉] 663A
Turning stroke  乛 5
Turnip  莱[萊] 1529
Turns, revolutions  转[轉] 663B
Tusk  牙 1121
Tutor, instructor  傅 2212
TV repairman *  㓞 1878
Twenty  廿 60
Twenty-five-stringed instrument  瑟 2034
Twice  兼 1862
Twice, double  倍 1738
Twilight, dusk  昏 1287
Twist hempen thread, to  绩[績] 1896
Twist, sprain, to  闪[閃] 1449
Twist, to  扭 2132
Twitter, to  鸣[鳴] 2021
Two  两[兩] 371
Two  二 16
Two hands  廾 74
Two lovers *  爰 1445
Two persons  俩[倆] 1920A
Tycoon  亨 2282
Type, kind  样[樣] 319
Typhoon  台[颱] 549C
Tyrant  豪 1859
Tyrant  霸 2167

 

U
Ugly  丑[醜] 2096B
Ulcerate, to  溃[潰] 2237
Umbrella * 9
Unadulterated  粹 2073
Uncertainty  吧 760A
Uncivilized  蒙 1378A
Uncle  叔 1294
Unconcerned, aloof  漠 2107
Uncork, to *  覀 163
Uncover, lift a cover, to  揭 2007
Uncover, to * 142
Under  下 123
Underestimate a person, to  扁 1196
Understand thoroughly, to  通 431A
Understand, realize, to  悟 2008
Understand, to  了 83B
Understand, to  懂 1545
Understand, to  照 740
Understand, to  解 450A
Undertake, to  承 965
Undertake, to  担[擔] 1051A
Underwear *  帛 1104
Undeserving of the honor, to be  忝 2188
Undress, to  脱[脫] 1289
Undulate, to  伏 1734
Uneven  颇[頗] 1909
Uneven, irregular  参[參] 818A
Unexpected turn of events  波 993
Unexpectedly  居 594
Unexpectedly  竟 902
Unfamiliar  生 188
Unhappy, to be  闷[悶] 2160B
Unhurried, relaxed  缓[緩] 1446
Unify, integrate, to  统[統] 533
Unimportant  轻[輕] 753
Unimportant, trivial  区[區] 538
Union, alliance  盟 1499
Union, group, association  会[會] 182A
Unique, special  殊 1523
Unite, assemble, to  团[團] 697
Units of length, weight, money, time  分 306A
Universal  普 953
Universal, broad  溥 1778
Universe  宇 1489
Universe  宙 1768
Unload, to  卸 1726
Unreal  幻 1764
Unresolved  悬[懸] 2205
Unrestrained  豪 1859
Until  至 150
Unusual  异[異] 1036
Unworthy, to be  忝 2188
Up to  到 151
Up to  至 150
Upper arm  膀 2260A
Upper margin on a page  眉 1802
Upper part of the body  胁[脅] 1836
Upright  挺 1808
Upright  正 76A
Upright  端 1259
Upset, to  覆 2154
Upside down  倒 926A
Urge on, spur on, to  驱[驅] 1857
Urge, encourage, to  敦 2059
Urge, press, to  促 1439
Urge, to  劝[勸] 1910
Urgent  急 985
Urgent, tense  紧[緊] 882
Urgently  亟 651A
Urinate, to  尿 1718
Urine  尿 1718
Use as an excuse, to  借 1330
Use up, exhaust, to  倾[傾] 1597
Use up, to  完 583
Use up, to  尽[盡] 789B
Use up, to  竭 2305
Use, apply, to  运[運] 637
Use, employ, to  使 355
Use, to  用 247
Used to, to be  惯[慣] 1560
Using  以 152
Usually, habitually  素 990
Usually, normally  惯[慣] 1560
Usually, often  雅 1472
Utensil  器 736
Utmost  尽[盡] 789B

 

V
Vacant post  缺 1215
Vacate, empty, to  空 546B
Vacation, holiday  假 961B
Vaccine  苗 1580
Valence of an atom  价[價] 701
Valley  谷 560A
Valuable  贵[貴] 1213
Value  值 919
Value, to  尚 168
Vampire *  卉 1624
Vanquish, to  胜[勝] 1073
Variegated  彩 1509
Various  杂[雜] 1190
Various  诸[諸] 1360
Various accounts  帐[帳] 1950
Vassal, courtier  臣 880
Vast  洋 1139
Vast  鸿[鴻] 2244
Vast, boundless  茫 2268
Vast, broad  阔[闊] 2015
Vast, extensive  恢 1707
Vegetables  菜 1604
Vegetarian  素 990
Vehicle  车[車] 337
Vehicles  辆[輛] 1721
Vein  络[絡] 1455
Vein  脉[脈] 1938
Vein, grain  纹[紋] 2098
Vendor’s stand  挡[擋] 2252B
Venerate, to  尊 1469
Venerate, to  敬 987
Verb suffix  得 194A
Verbose  詹 1050
Vermilion  朱 1457
Verse  诗[詩] 1247
Vertical  纵[縱] 1570
Very  兮 2142
Very  很 375
Very  挺 1808
Very  颇[頗] 1909
Very pregnant *  巽 802
Vessel  皿 788
Veteran  宿 1644A
Vibrate, to  震 1441
Vicious  歹 252
Vicissitudes, changes  迁[遷] 1974
Victorious  凯[凱] 1791
Victory, triumph  捷 2118
Victory, triumph  胜[勝] 1073
Vigor, energy, strength  劲[勁] 1701A
Vigorous  勃 1882
Vigorous, brave  虎 458
Vigourously  冲[衝] 1031C
Village  屯 1131
Village  庄[莊] 1363
Village  村 1040
Village  里 246A
Violate, go against, to  违[違] 1516
Violate, offend, to  犯 1099
Violent  暴 1367
Violent, fierce  凶[兇] 711
Violently  横[橫] 1673A
Violet  堇 793
Violet  紫 1991
Violin *  乎 751
Virtue  德 524
Virtuous  贞[貞] 1821
Virtuous person  贤[賢] 2261
Viscera  脏[臟] 1979B
Visit one’s parents, to  省 995B
Visit, call on, to  访[訪] 1376
Visit, to  望 608
Visitor  客 904
Visitor  宾[賓] 1883
Vitality  神 481
Voice  声[聲] 443
Volt  伏 1734
Volume  册[冊] 454
Volume, amount  量 497A
Volume, amount  额[額] 1279
Volumes, parts  辑[輯] 1706
Vomit, to  吐 1997B
Vomit, to  咅 313
Vow, to  愿[願] 918
Vow, to  矢 88
Vulgar  俗 1697
Vulgar  卑 1598
Vulgar  鲁[魯] 1235
Vulgar person  父 603B
Vulgar, rude  粗 1760
Vulture  雕 2159

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