Unicode/Hanzi Search: U+62DB (招)

beckon, summon; recruit, levy
Strokes (without radical) 5 Total Strokes 8
Mandarin reading zhaō
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qiáo shaó
Cantonese reading ziu1
Japanese on reading shou kyou Japanese kun reading maneku maneki
Korean reading cho kyo Vietnamese reading chiêu

CEDICT Entries:

   [ zhaō ]    to recruit, to provoke, to beckon, to incur, to infect, contagious, a move (chess), a maneuver, device, trick, to confess
   [ zhaō rén ]    to be infectious, to recruit
   [ zhaō rén huan ]    charming, attractive, delightful
   [ zhaō laí ]    to attract, to incur
   [ zhaō gòng ]    to confess
   [ zhaō bīng ]    to recruit soldiers
   [ zhaō bīng maǐ ]    to recruit soldiers and buy horses (idiom); to raise a large army, fig. to expand business, to recruit new staff
   [ zhaō ]    to recruit, to enlist
   [ zhaō hu ]    to call out to, to greet, to say hello to, to inform, to take care of, to take care that one does not
   [ zhaō hu zhàn ]    request bus stop
   [ zhaō shāng ]    to seek investment or funding, investment promotion
   [ zhaō shāng yǐn ]    investment promotion
   [ zhaō huàn ]    to call, to summon
   [ zhaō ān ]    to enlist enemy or rebel soldiers by offering amnesty
   [ zhaō zhǎn ]    to flutter, to sway
   [ zhaō shì ]    style, manner
   [ zhaō yǐn ]    to attract
   [ zhaō daì ]    to receive (guests), to entertain, reception
   [ zhaō daì yuán ]    usher, greeter
   [ zhaō daì suǒ ]    guest house, small hotel
   [ zhaō daì huì ]    reception, CL:個|个[ge4],次[ci4]
   [ zhaō laí ]    to canvass (for customers), to solicit, to recruit
   [ zhaō yuàn ]    to arouse animosity
   [ zhaō ]    to provoke, to tease
   [ zhaō shoǔ ]    to wave, to beckon
   [ zhaō ]    to ask for a beating
   [ zhaō toú ]    bid inviting and bid offering, bidding, auction
   [ zhaō jiē ]    to receive (guests, clients), to interact socially with
   [ zhaō yaó ]    to rock back and forth, (fig.) to act ostentatiously, to brag, to show off
   [ zhaō yaó zhuàng piàn ]    (idiom) to dupe people by passing oneself off as a well-connected individual or a figure of authority
   [ zhaō yaó guò shì ]    to parade oneself ostentatiously about town (idiom)
   [ zhaō ]    to enlist enemy or rebel soldiers by offering amnesty, to bring to negotiated surrender
   [ zhaō lǎn ]    to attract (customers), to drum up (trade)
   [ zhaō lǎn shēng yi ]    to advertise, to solicit business
   [ zhaō shoū ]    to hire, to recruit
   [ zhaō shù ]    move (in chess, on stage, in martial arts), gambit, trick, scheme, movement, same as 著數|着数[zhao1 shu4]
   [ zhaō jià ]    to resist, to ward off, to hold one's own, to receive guests
   [ zhaō ]    to invite bids
   [ zhaō ]    move, method of use, trick for success
   [ zhaō chaó xiè ]    fiddler crab (genus Uca)
   [ zhaō zaī huò ]    to invite disaster
   [ zhaō pai ]    signboard, shop sign, reputation of a business
   [ zhaō paí dòng zuò ]    signature move
   [ zhaō paí zhǐ ]    label, sticker
   [ zhaō paí caì ]    signature dish, a restaurant’s most famous dish
   [ zhaō shēng ]    to enroll new students, to get students
   [ zhaō ]    (of a house or room) to be for rent
   [ zhaō kaǒ ]    to advertise an entrance examination for an academic institution (old)
   [ zhaō pìn ]    to invite applications for a job, to recruit
調   [ zhaō pìn xié rén ]    recruiting coordinator
   [ zhaō pìn huì ]    recruitment meeting, job fair
   [ zhaō pìn goù ]    recruiting agency
   [ zhaō pìn zhě ]    prospective employer, person advertising a job, recruiter
   [ zhaō ]    share offer
   [ zhaō shū ]    prospectus (setting out share offer), offering circular
   [ zhaō shuō míng shū ]    prospectus
   [ zhaō zhì ]    to recruit (followers), to scout for (talent etc), to incur, to lead to
   [ zhaō fēng yǐn dié ]    (of a flower) to attract bees and butterflies, (fig.) to attract the opposite sex, to flirt
   [ zhaō qīn ]    to invite the groom (who will live with the bride's family), to take a wife by one's own choice
   [ zhaō rèn ]    to confess
   [ zhaō yoù ]    to invite, to recruit, to attract, to entice
   [ zhaō qǐng ]    to recruit, to take on (an employee)
   [ zhaō caí ]    lit. inviting wealth, We wish you success and riches (cf idiom 招財進寶|招财进宝[zhao1 cai2 jin4 bao3])
   [ zhaō caí maō ]    maneki-neko or "lucky cat", Japanese figurine cat usually found at the entrance of shops, restaurants etc, believed to bring good fortune
   [ zhaō caí jìn baǒ ]    ushering in wealth and prosperity (idiom and traditional greeting, esp. at New Year); We wish you wealth and success!
   [ zhaō tiē ]    poster, placard, bill
   [ zhaō tiē huà ]    picture poster (for advertising or propaganda)
   [ zhaō xián shì ]    invite the talented and call the valorous (idiom); to recruit talent
   [ zhaō yuǎn ]    Zhaoyuan county level city in Yantai 煙台|烟台[Yan1 tai2], Shandong
   [ zhaō yuǎn shì ]    Zhaoyuan county level city in Yantai 煙台|烟台[Yan1 tai2], Shandong
   [ zhaō xiáng ]    to ask for sb's surrender
   [ zhaō xiáng pàn ]    to recruit surrendered enemy and deserters (idiom); to gather together a gang of villains
   [ zhaō ]    to recruit, to gather together (volunteers)
   [ zhaō lǐng ]    to advertise for the owner of lost property
   [ zhaō fēng ]    lit. to invite the wind, fig. conspicuous and inviting criticism
   [ zhaō fēng caǒ ]    to stir up trouble (idiom), to sow discord
   [ zhaō fēng ]    see 招風惹草|招风惹草[zhao1 feng1 re3 cao3]
   [ zhaō fēng lǎn huǒ ]    see 招風惹草|招风惹草[zhao1 feng1 re3 cao3]
   [ zhaō fēng ěr ]    jug ears, jug-eared
   [ zhaō hún ]    to call back the soul of sb who has died or is seriously ill, (fig.) to resurrect (an old system etc)
   [ zhaō hún fān ]    flag to attract departed spirits
   [ zhaō hún fān ]    flag to attract departed spirits
⇒    [ zhaō ]    to confess without being pressed, to make a confession without duress
⇒    [ zhōng zhaō ]    senior high school enrollment
⇒    [ zhòng zhaō ]    to get infected, to fall into sb's trap
⇒    [ jiǎ zhaō zi ]    to put on airs, to adopt a false attitude
⇒    [ chū zhaō ]    to make a move (in martial arts or figuratively)
⇒    [ táng zhaō ]    Toushoudaiji, the temple in Nara, Japan founded by Tang dynastic Buddhist monk Jianzhen or Ganjin 鑒真和尚|鉴真和尚 and his last resting place
⇒    [ zhaō daì jiǔ huì ]    evening cocktail reception
⇒    [ shī zhaō lǐng ]    lost-and-found
⇒    [ zhaō ]    smart move, clever way of doing sth
⇒    [ chéng zhaō ]    to obtain confessions under torture
⇒    [ yán pìn zhaō lǎn ]    to enlist the services of sb
⇒    [ cóng shí zhaō laí ]    to own up to the facts
⇒    [ zhaō hu ]    to greet sb by word or action, to give prior notice
⇒    [ zhī zhaō ]    to give advice, to make a suggestion, to help out
⇒    [ tōng gaō děng xué zhaō shēng quán guó tǒng kaǒ shì ]    NCEE, National College Entrance Examination (college entrance exam in PRC), usually abbr. to 高考[gao1 kao3]
⇒    [ shù zhaō fēng ]    lit. a tall tree attracts the wind (idiom), fig. a famous or rich person attracts criticism
⇒ 滿   [ mǎn zhaō sǔn qiān shoù ]    (idiom) complacency leads to loss, modesty brings profit, pride comes before a fall
⇒    [ wán huā zhaō ]    to play tricks
⇒    [ wán huā zhaō ]    to play tricks
⇒    [ xīn zhaō ]    the eye incites, the heart invites (idiom); flirtatious, making eyes at sb
⇒    [ jué zhaō ]    unique skill, unexpected tricky move (as a last resort), masterstroke, finishing blow
⇒    [ tǒng zhaō shēng ]    national unified entrance exam
⇒    [ shuǎ huā zhaō ]    to play tricks on sb
⇒    [ huā zhaō ]    trick, maneuver, razzle-dazzle, (martial arts) fancy move, flourish
⇒    [ huā zhī zhaō zhǎn ]    lit. lovely scene of blossoming plants swaying in the breeze (idiom), fig. gorgeously dressed (woman)
⇒    [ jiān zhaō chaī zhaō ]    to counter every move, to be full of tricks
⇒    [ jiān zhaō chaī zhaō ]    to counter every move, to be full of tricks
⇒    [ zhě zhaō daì huì ]    press conference
⇒    [ yíng fēng zhaō zhǎn ]    to flutter in the wind (idiom)
⇒    [ guò zhaō ]    to fight, to exchange blows
⇒    [ xié zhaō ]    clever move from out of left field
⇒    [ yīn zhaō ]    dirty trick
⇒    [ shoǔ gōng kaī zhaō ]    initial public offering (IPO)
⇒    [ gaō zhaō ]    wise move, masterstroke, bright ideas
⇒    [ diǎn toú zhaō ]    beckon