table; desk; platform-shaped furniture
Stroke count: 9
Radical: 木 (#75)
This character is used in both Cantonese and Mandarin/Standard written Chinese.
|枱 / 台|
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寫字枱 se2 zi6 toi4*2 = writing desk
實驗枱 sat6 jim6 toi4*2 = laboratory bench
波枱 bo1 toi4*2 = a billiard table, a ping-pong table 粵
櫃枱 gwai6 toi4*2 = a counter (in a shop, bank, etc)
開枱 hoi1 toi4*2 = to set a dining table; to play mahjong
枱波 toi4*2 bo1 = billards, snooker, pool (also 桌球)
燒枱炮 siu1 toi4 paau3 = strike the table in anger 粵
孖枱 maa1 toi4*2 = join two tables together especially at a restaurant 粵
包枱 baau1 toi4*2 = the last person to finish eating and leave his seat at a table 粵
Showing all 5 examples containing 枱
You can't stand on the table.
[Lit. you cannot stand at table surface. 唔可以 here carries the sense of "not allowed".]
There's a guy standing on the table.
[Lit. Have [counter] friend stand at table on-top. 條友 is an set expression for "guy".]
The kids are hiding under the table.
[Lit. the kids hide at [counter] table underneath.]
He overturns tables whenever he gets angry.
[Lit. He send-out each-time anger then will reverse-tables.]
國 : This term is used in Mandarin/Standard written Chinese, not Cantonese.
粵 : This term is used in Cantonese, not Mandarin/Standard written Chinese.
No icon: This term is used in both Cantonese and Mandarin/Standard written Chinese.