surname Gou

to attract; to arouse; to tick; to strike out; to delineate; to collude; variant of 鉤|钩, hook

see 勾當|勾当

strokes 4
strokes after radical 2
打勾 打勾 da3 gou1
to check; to tick; (old) to buy

打勾勾 打勾勾 da3 gou1 gou1
see 拉鉤|拉钩

高勾丽 高勾麗 gao1 gou1 li2
variant of 高句麗|高句丽

勾出 勾出 gou1 chu1
to delineate; to articulate; to evoke; to draw out; to tick off

勾搭 勾搭 gou1 da5
to gang up; to fool around with; to make up to

勾兑 勾兌 gou1 dui4
to blend various types of wine (or spirits, or fruit juices etc)

勾缝 勾縫 gou1 feng4
to point a brick wall; to grout a tiled surface

勾股定理 勾股定理 gou1 gu3 ding4 li3
Pythagorean theorem

勾划 勾劃 gou1 hua4
to sketch; to delineate

勾画 勾畫 gou1 hua4
to sketch out; to delineate

勾肩搭背 勾肩搭背 gou1 jian1 da1 bei4
arms around each other's shoulders (idiom)

勾践 勾踐 gou1 jian4
King Gou Jian of Yue (c. 470 BC), sometimes considered one of the Five Hegemons 春秋五霸

勾结 勾結 gou1 jie2
to collude with; to collaborate with; to gang up with

勾栏 勾欄 gou1 lan2
brothel; theater; carved balustrade

勾阑 勾闌 gou1 lan2
variant of 勾欄|勾栏

勾勒 勾勒 gou1 le4
to draw the outline of; to outline; to sketch; to delineate contours of; to give a brief account of

勾联 勾聯 gou1 lian2
variant of 勾連|勾连

勾连 勾連 gou1 lian2
to be linked together; to be involved with; to collude; interconnection; involvement; collusion

勾留 勾留 gou1 liu2
to stay; to stop over; to break one's journey

勾破 勾破 gou1 po4
(of sth sharp) to snag (one's stockings etc)

勾起 勾起 gou1 qi3
to evoke; to induce; to call to mind; to pick up with a hook

勾芡 勾芡 gou1 qian4
to thicken with cornstarch

勾拳 勾拳 gou1 quan2
hook (punch in boxing)

勾人 勾人 gou1 ren2
sexy; seductive

勾三搭四 勾三搭四 gou1 san1 da1 si4
to make hanky-panky; to seduce women

勾手 勾手 gou1 shou3
to collude with; to collaborate; (basketball) hook shot

勾销 勾銷 gou1 xiao1
to write off; to cancel

勾心斗角 勾心鬥角 gou1 xin1 dou4 jiao3
to fight and scheme against each other (idiom); (in palace construction) elaborate and refined

勾引 勾引 gou1 yin3
to seduce; to tempt

勾玉 勾玉 gou1 yu4
magatama (Japanese curved beads)

勾走 勾走 gou1 zou3
to steal (sb's heart)

勾当 勾當 gou4 dang4
shady business

拉勾儿 拉勾兒 la1 gou4 er5
to cross little fingers (between children) as a promise

里勾外连 裡勾外連 li3 gou1 wai4 lian2
to act from inside in coordination with attackers outside; attacked from both inside and out

配件挂勾 配件掛勾 pei4 jian4 gua4 gou1
accessory hook

一笔勾销 一筆勾銷 yi1 bi3 gou1 xiao1
to write off at one stroke

越王勾践 越王勾踐 yue4 wang2 gou1 jian4
King Gou Jian of Yue (c. 470 BC), sometimes considered one of the Five Hegemons 春秋五霸

直勾勾 直勾勾 zhi2 gou1 gou1
with fixed eyes

左右勾拳 左右勾拳 zuo3 you4 gou1 quan2
left hook and right hook (boxing); the old one-two