Chinese words with 主 character meaning (HSK)

主要

ZHU3, YAO4
main, principal, major, primary

主意

ZHU3, YI5
plan, idea, decision

公主

GONG1, ZHU3
princess

主持

ZHU3, CHI2
to take charge of, to manage or direct, to preside over, to uphold, to stand for (eg justice), to host (a TV or radio program etc)

主动

ZHU3, DONG4
to take the initiative, to do sth of one's own accord, active, opposite: passive 被被动

主观

ZHU3, GUAN1
subjective

主人

ZHU3, REN2
master, host, owner

主任

ZHU3, REN4
zhǔrèn

主题

ZHU3, TI2
theme, subject

主席

ZHU3, XI2
chairperson, premier, chairman

主张

ZHU3, ZHANG1
to advocate, to stand for, view, position, stand, proposition, viewpoint, assertion

东道主

DONG1, DAO4, ZHU3
host, official host (e.g. venue for games or a conference)

民主

MIN2, ZHU3
democracy

主办

ZHU3, BAN4
to organize, to host (a conference or sports event)

主导

ZHU3, DAO3
to lead, to manage

主管

ZHU3, GUAN3
in charge, responsible for

主流

ZHU3, LIU2
main stream (of a river), fig. the essential point, main viewpoint of a matter

主权

ZHU3, QUAN2
sovereignty

主义

ZHU3, YI4
doctrine, ideology, -ism

自主

ZI4, ZHU3
to act for oneself, autonomous

做主

ZUO4, ZHU3
make the decision, take charge of, back up, support, be host