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  • 1

    n.chief; head; leader

    • dǒng shì zhǎng

      董事

      chairman of the board

    • xiào zhǎng

      headmaster

    • kē zhǎng

      section chief

  • 2

    v.grow; come into being

    • hái zi zhǎng de zhēn zhuàng shi

      孩子壮实

      The child is really strong.

    • huā yuán li zhǎng le yīng táo

      花园樱桃

      Cherries grow in the garden.

    • lù shang zhǎng le hěn duō cǎo

      A lot of grass grows in the lane.

    • táo shù zhǎng de kuài

      桃树

      The peach trees grow fast.

  • 3

    adj.older; elder; senior; older generation

    • tā zhǎng wǒ sì suì

      He is four years older than me.

    • tā bǐ wǒ zhǎng yī bèi

      He belongs to my father's generation.

    • nián zhǎng

      older in age

  • 4

    v.increase; enhance; acquire; boost

    • zēng zhǎng

      increase

    • nán hái zhè liǎng nián zài zhǎng gè zi

      男孩个子

      The boy has been growing these two years.

    • duō chī diǎn fàn zhǎng lì qi

      力气

      Eat more rice to build strength.

  • 5

    adj.oldest; eldest

    • zhǎng zǐ

      eldest son

    • zhǎng nǚ

      eldest daughter

    • zhǎng xiōng

      eldest brother

Words and phrases with 长

Similar-form characters to 长

Chinese Characters with pinyin zhǎng

  • palm; strike with the palm of the hand
  • rise
  • a surname