Meaning and pronunciation of 高

Simplified/traditional character
gāo (gao1)

Definition:

high; tall; above average; loud; your (honorific);

HSK levels:

1, 2, 3, 4, 5, 6

Components:

  • 高 (gāo): high

Characters with the same pronunciation:

Sentences examples with 高:

  • 认识你我很高兴!
    Rènshí nǐ wǒ hěn gāoxìng!
  • 哥哥比弟弟高。
    Gēgē bǐ dìdì gāo.
  • 今天我很高兴。
    Jīntiān wǒ hěn gāoxìng.
  • 我没有他高。
    Wǒ méiyǒu tā gāo.
  • 认识你很高兴。
    Rènshí nǐ hěn gāoxìng.

Words containing 高, by HSK level:

HSK level 1 word list

  • (gāoxìng) : happy; glad; willing (to do sth); in a cheerful mood

HSK level 2 word list

  • (gāo) : high; tall; above average; loud; your (honorific); surname Gao

HSK level 3 word list

  • (tígāo) : to raise; to increase

HSK level 4 word list

  • (gāosùgōnglù) : expressway; highway; freeway

HSK level 5 word list

  • (gāodàng) : superior quality; high grade; top grade
  • (gāojí) : high level; high grade; advanced; high-ranking

HSK level 6 word list

  • (chónggāo) : majestic; sublime
  • (gāochāo) : excellent; superlative
  • (gāocháo) : high tide; high water; upsurge; climax; orgasm; chorus (part of a song)
  • (gāofēng) : peak; summit; height
  • (gāomíng) : wise; brilliant; superior
  • (gāoshàng) : nobly; lofty
  • (gāozhǎng) : upsurge; (tensions etc) run high
  • (xīnggāocǎiliè) : happy and excited (idiom); in high spirits; in great delight

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