long narrow piece; slip; strip
 classifier for long, narrow objects (fish, rope, road, etc)
 item; article; clause
 order; orderliness
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Stroke count: 11
Radical: 木 (#75)
This character is used in both Cantonese and Mandarin/Standard written Chinese.
|條 / 条|
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薯條 syu4 tiu4*2 = chips; french fries
雪條 syut3 tiu4*2 = iced lolly, ice lolly 粵
抽條 cau1 tiu4*2 = to sprout, to shoot
三人一條心，黃土變成金 saam1 jan4 jat1 tiu4 sam1 wong4 tou2 bin3 sing4 gam1 = Three men of one heart can transform yellow earth into gold
炸薯條 zaa3 syu4 tiu4*2 = french fry; fried potato
一條一條 jat1 tiu4 jat1 tiu4 = strip by strip
條碼 tiu4 maa5 = bar code
麵條 min6 tiu4*2 = noodles 國
三條 saam1 tiu4*2 = three of a kind (poker) 粵
四條 sei3 tiu4*2 = four of a kind (poker) 粵
See all 116 compounds (CantoDict reports 125 compounds in total, but some may be Common Formations)
Showing all 31 examples containing 條
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 trousers look like somewhat too long.
[噉 means 'to some level/degree' in this sentence.]
It'd be nice if Ah Ming were a superhero that knew how to fly … Then he wouldn't have brought home the poop that he stepped on in the street and printed it all over the floorboards in the hallway! Cleaning it up will be the death of me …
How long did I have to nag you before you agreed to put your pants back on?
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.