from; by; whence; through
 [v] undertake; manage; dedicate oneself to; attend to; engage in
[3a] entourage; [n] attendant; servant
[3b secondary; the relation other than one's direct blood relatives
[3c] [n] accessory
 vice; deputy
(5a) lax; easy
[5b] plentiful; abundant
 [v] urge; persuade strongly
(7) from north to south
Stroke count: 11
Radical: 彳 (#60)
This character is used in both Cantonese and Mandarin/Standard written Chinese.
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從前 cung4 cin4 = once upon a time, before, formerly, in the past
從來 cung4 loi4 = always; at all times; all along
從此 cung4 ci2 = from now on
從考 cung4 haau2 = retest
自從 zi6 cung4 = since; ever since
從頭 cung4 tau4 = from the start; once again; anew; afresh
從而 cung4 ji4 = thus; thereby; therefore
從未 cung4 mei6 = never
從小 cung4 siu2 = since childhood
從容不迫 sung1 jung4 bat1 bik1 = calm; relaxed; unruffled; cool; collected
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Ever since the news reported that coconuts were good and all, the entire stretch of eateries here took the opportunity to serve snacks made from coconuts.
We must consider this matter more carefully; being cautious will help us go a long way.
Mother was so angry just now that she was awesome; I have never seen her like this before.