Chinese words with 可 character meaning (HSK)

可能

KE3, NENG2
might (happen), possible, probable, possibility, probability, maybe, perhaps

可以

KE3, YI3
can, may, possible, able to

可爱

KE3, AI4
amiable, cute, lovely

可怜

KE3, LIAN2
pitiful, pathetic

可是

KE3, SHI4
but, however

可惜

KE3, XI1
it is a pity, what a pity, (it's) too bad

可见

KE3, JIAN4
it can clearly be seen (that this is the case), it is (thus) clear, clear, visible

可靠

KE3, KAO4
reliable

可怕

KE3, PA4
awful, dreadful, fearful, formidable, frightful, scary, hideous, horrible, terrible, terribly

宁可

NING4, KE3
preferably, one would prefer to...(or not to...), would rather, (would) be better to, (to pick) the lesser of two evils

不可思议

BU4, KE3, SI1, YI4
inconceivable (idiom), unimaginable, unfathomable

可观

KE3, GUAN1
considerable

可口

KE3, KOU3
tasty, to taste good

可恶

KE3, WU4
repulsive, vile, hateful, abominable

可行

KE3, XING2
feasible

难能可贵

NAN2, NENG2, KE3, GUI4
rare and commendable, estimable

认可

REN4, KE3
to approve, approval, acknowledgment, OK

许可

XU3, KE3
to allow, to permit