Chinese Word Entry

觸手可及

Simplified Chinese form: 触手可及

Mandarin (Zhuyin): ㄔㄨˋ ㄕㄡˇ ㄎㄜˇ ㄐㄧˊ
Mandarin (Pinyin): chù shǒu kě jí
Cantonese (Jyutping): zuk1 sau2 ho2 kap6
Definition: within reach

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Chinese characters used in this word

touch, feel, hit, proclaim, announce, conflict, contact, butt, ram, gore
Readings
Mandarin: ㄔㄨˋ (chù)
Cantonese: cuk1, zuk1
Japanese: ショク (shoku)、 ソク (soku) / ふ.れる (fureru)、 さわ.る (sawaru)
Korean: 촉 (chog)
Vietnamese: xúc
Variants
Simplified Chinese form:
Simplified Japanese form:

hand
Readings
Mandarin: ㄕㄡˇ (shǒu)
Cantonese: sau2
Japanese: シュ (shu)、 ズ (zu) / て (te)、 て- (te-)、 -て (-te)、 た- (ta-)、 てずから (tezukara)
Korean: 수 (su)
Vietnamese: thủ
Variants
Semantic variant form:

can, passable, mustn't, should not, do not, may, -able, possibly
Readings
Mandarin: ㄎㄜˇ (kě), ㄎㄜˋ (kè), ㄍㄜ (gē)
Cantonese: hak1, ho2
Japanese: カ (ka)、 コク (koku) / -べ.き (-beki)、 -べ.し (-beshi)、 よい (yoi)、 べし (beshi)、 ばかり (bakari)
Korean: 가 (ga), 극 (geug)
Vietnamese: khả, khắc

reach out, exert, exercise, cause, extend, reach, come up to, and
Readings
Mandarin: ㄐㄧˊ (jí)
Cantonese: gap6, kap6
Japanese: キュウ (kyuu) / およ.ぶ (oyobu)、 およ.び (oyobi)、 およ.ぼす (oyobosu)
Korean: 급 (geub)
Vietnamese: cập