Phonetic script (Hanyu Pinyin)
Listen to pronunciation
(Mandarin = standard Chinese without accent)
You're listening to the natural voice of a native speaker of Mandarin Chinese.
to destroy, to break, to decompose, to demolish, to damage,
to wreck, to violate, to change completely
For obtaining stroke order animations, visit the links to the individual characters below.
破坏 ( pohuai / pòhuài ) is composed of these characters:
破坏 ( pohuai / pòhuài ) in traditional characters
Tags and additional information
(Meaning of individual characters, character components etc.)
broken | bad
破坏 ( pohuai / pòhuài ) belongs to the 1000 most common composed words in Chinese language (rank 571)
More words that mean to break in Chinese
Report missing or erroneous translation of pohuai in English
Contact us! We always appreciate good suggestions and helpful criticism.
You might also be interested in...
We're improving and extending this Chinese-English dictionary constantly. More words and more example sentences will be added soon.
Version 5.30 / Last updated: 2020-10-23