See also: 下课



under; second; next; lower; below; underneath; down(wards); to decline; to go down; latter
subject; class; lesson
trad. (下課)
simp. (下课)




  1. (of both students and teachers) to finish class; to get out of school
  2. (figuratively) to be fired; to be dismissed


Dialectal synonyms of 下課 (“to finish class”)
Variety Location Words
Mandarin Beijing 下課
Taiwan 下課
Jinan 下課
Xi'an 下課下堂
Wuhan 下課下堂
Chengdu 下課
Yangzhou 下課
Hefei 下課
Cantonese Guangzhou 落堂落課
Hong Kong 落堂
Yangjiang 落堂落課
Gan Nanchang 下課
Hakka Meixian 下堂下課
Miaoli (N. Sixian) 下課
Liudui (S. Sixian) 下課
Hsinchu (Hailu) 下課
Dongshi (Dabu) 下課
Taiwanese Raoping 下課
Yunlin (Zhao'an) 下課
Jin Taiyuan 下課
Min Bei Jian'ou 下課
Min Dong Fuzhou 落堂
Min Nan Quanzhou 落課
Xiamen 落課
Zhangzhou 落課
Taipei 落課下課
Chaozhou 落堂
Shantou 落堂
Wu Suzhou 下課
Wenzhou 退課退班落堂
Xiang Changsha 下課
Shuangfeng 下課


Read in another language