(jǔ) to lift; to hold up; to cite; to enumerate; to act; to raise; to choose; to elect

举一反三 (w)

(jǔyīfǎnsān) to raise one and infer three; to deduce many things from one case (idiom)

举不胜举 (w)

(jǔbùshèngjǔ) too numerous to list (idiom); innumerable

举世 (w)

(jǔshì) throughout the world; world ranking (e.g. first)

举世无双 (w)

(jǔshìwúshuāng) unrivaled (idiom); world number one; unique; unequaled

举世瞩目 (w)

(jǔshìzhǔmù) to receive worldwide attention

举世闻名 (w)

(jǔshìwénmíng) (saying) world famous

举人 (w)

(jǔrén) graduate; successful candidate in the imperial provincial examination

举例 (w)

(jǔlì) to give an example

举例来说 (w)

(jǔlìláishuō) for example

举债 (w)

(jǔzhài) to raise a loan; to borrow money

举动 (w)

(jǔdòng) act; action; activity; move; movement

举国 (w)

(jǔguó) the entire country

举报 (w)

(jǔbào) to report (malefactors to the police); to denounce

举报者 (w)

(jǔbàozhě) informer; snitch

举家 (w)

(jǔjiā) the whole family

举手 (w)

(jǔshǒu) to raise a hand; to put up one's hand (as signal)

举手之劳 (w)

(jǔshǒuzhīláo) as easy as lifting one's hand (idiom); no effort at all; you only have to lift a finger

举手投足 (w)

(jǔshǒutóuzú) lit. to lift a hand or move a leg (idiom); very easy; no effort at all

举措 (w)

(jǔcuò) to move; to act; action; decision; conduct; manner

举杯 (w)

(jǔbēi) to toast sb (with wine etc); to drink a toast

举案齐眉 (w)

(jǔànqíméi) lit. to lift the tray to eyebrow level (idiom); mutual respect in a marriage

举棋不定 (w)

(jǔqíbùdìng) to hesitate over what move to make (idiom); to waver; to shilly-shally

举止 (w)

(jǔzhǐ) bearing; manner; mien

举火 (w)

(jǔhuǒ) (literary) to light a fire

举用 (w)

(jǔyòng) to select the best (for a job)

举发 (w)

(jǔfā) to expose (e.g., wrongdoing); to accuse (in court); to impeach; to denounce

举目 (w)

(jǔmù) to look; to raise one's eyes

举目无亲 (w)

(jǔmùwúqīn) to look up and see no-one familiar (idiom); not having anyone to rely on; without a friend in the world

举荐 (w)

(jǔjiàn) to recommend

举行 (w)

(jǔxíng) to hold (a meeting, ceremony etc)

举行婚礼 (w)

(jǔxínghūnlǐ) to celebrate a wedding

举行会谈 (w)

(jǔxínghuìtán) to hold talks; to take part in discussions with

举证 (w)

(jǔzhèng) to offer evidence

举贤良对策 (w)

(jǔxiánliángduìcè) Treatise 134 BC by Han dynasty philosopher Dong Zhongshu 董仲舒

举起 (w)

(jǔqǐ) to heave; to lift; to raise up; to uphold

举足轻重 (w)

(jǔzúqīngzhòng) a foot's move sways the balance (idiom); to hold the balance of power; to play the decisive role

举办 (w)

(jǔbàn) to conduct; to hold

举重 (w)

(jǔzhòng) weight-lifting (athletics)