Chinese Traditional:
Chinese Simplified:
Pinyin: xiu1
Zhuyin: ㄒㄧㄡ
English Meaning: 1. to rest 2. to be (on holiday or on leave) 3. to cease, to stop 4. Hugh (name)

Example Sentences:

ta1 zheng4 zai4 xiu1 chan3 jia4.
She is on maternity leave.
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xiu1 ge3 lan2 shi4 ming2 ying1 guo2 yan3 yuan2.
Hugh Grant is a British actor.
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ta1 men5 dang1 shi2 bi4 xu1 bu4 mian2 bu4 xiu1 di5 gong1 zuo4.
They had to work day and night.
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