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Definitions of Fu

  1. A department in China comprising several hsein; also, the chief city of a department; - often forming the last part of a name; as, Paoting- fu.
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Quotes of Fu

  1. I did kung fu up until two weeks before Benjamin was born, and yoga three days a week. I think a lot of people get pregnant and decide they can turn into garbage disposals. I was mindful about what I ate, and I gained only 30 pounds. – Gisele Bundchen
  2. I don't need to convince anybody that I know kung fu but maybe somebody needs to know that I really can act, without doing a Chinese accent or a funny walk. – David Carradine
  3. I was involved in a web cartoon of Kung Fu with WB a few years back. – David Carradine
  4. My big fight is not in the movie and I don't understand that decision but I know he's right about it, whatever it is. Quentin did not hire me because I'm a kung fu expert; he hired me because he liked to listen to me talk. – David Carradine
  5. Kung fu and soccer are the two things that I was most interested in as a child. – Stephen Chow
  6. I need something to do when I'm not working, or I crawl up the walls. So I've just taken up kung fu I was looking for some kind of calming, relaxing activity. I tried yoga, but it wasn't really me. – Ian Hart
  7. But the funny thing is, I broke my finger not on set doing kung fu I broke my finger when I fell down the stairs prior to going on set. – Jaime King
  8. We got to jump on, like, trampolines, learn flips, learn karate, kung fu Hong Kong street fighting. – Jaime King
  9. I throw it all in there, Kung Fu blaxploitation, horror. – Keenen Ivory Wayans

Usage examples for Fu

  1. Sir H. Parkes applied for permission for me to visit the Kirigaya ground, one of five, and after a few delays it was granted by the Governor of Tokiyo at Mr. Mori's request, so yesterday, attended by the Legation linguist, I presented myself at the fine yashiki of the Tokiyo Fu and quite unexpectedly was admitted to an audience of the Governor. – Unbeaten-Tracks-in-Japan by Bird, Isabella L. (Isabella Lucy)
  2. The An Fu party had, at first, a great preponderance of military strength; but their soldiers melted away when they came to understand the cause for which they were expected to fight. – The Problem of China by Bertrand Russell
  3. Fu Manchu was now silent. – The Devil Doctor by Sax Rohmer
  4. He gives a graphic description of their arrival at Kenmare-" al porto di Kilmar" and of the warm reception they met from the poor, and their courtesy-" La cortesia di quei poveri popoli dove Monsignor capito, fu incomparabile." – An Illustrated History of Ireland from AD 400 to 1800 by Mary Frances Cusack
  5. Another short sharp cry followed- but not in the voice of Fu Manchu- a dull groan, and the sound of a fall. – The Devil Doctor by Sax Rohmer
  6. After taking on a mate who was thoroughly acquainted with those waters, and a Chinese named Ah Fu to serve them as cook, they sailed away from the Marquesas. – The Life of Mrs. Robert Louis Stevenson by Nellie Van de Grift Sanchez
  7. We must not let Fu Manchu's servants know, replied Smith, but to- night I shall conceal myself in Slattin's house and remain there for a week or a day- it matters not how long- until that attempt is repeated. – The Devil Doctor by Sax Rohmer
  8. The ka- cho' is also caught in a small trap, called ob- o'- fu by the third method mentioned above. – The Bontoc Igorot by Albert Ernest Jenks
  9. We were alone with the shadow of Fu Manchu's vengeance; for as I knelt beside the body on the floor, a look and a touch sufficed to tell me that this was but clay from which the spirit had fled! – The Devil Doctor by Sax Rohmer
  10. " Hi, boys," called Mr. Martin; " can tell where Ching- Fu keeps?" – Round the World in Seven Days by Herbert Strang
  11. The odor of sa- fu eng' is the worst stench in Bontoc. – The Bontoc Igorot by Albert Ernest Jenks
  12. At last I stand in the house of Dr. Fu Manchu! – The Insidious Dr. Fu-Manchu by Sax Rohmer
  13. The instrument, called in Bontoc " ab- a'- fu is apparently primitive Malayan, and is found widespread in the south seas and Pacific Ocean. – The Bontoc Igorot by Albert Ernest Jenks
  14. Tug- on' is a large, long- handled spoon used exclusively as a drinking dipper for the fermented liquor called " sa- fu eng'." – The Bontoc Igorot by Albert Ernest Jenks
  15. Is it any matter for wonder that such a people had produced a Fu Manchu? – The Insidious Dr. Fu-Manchu by Sax Rohmer
  16. Ching- Fu suffered himself to be persuaded. – Round the World in Seven Days by Herbert Strang
  17. You know: " Had I But Known that, at that moment, in the dismal depths of a secret underground meeting place, the evil Chuman- Fu was plotting...." – Hanging by a Thread by Gordon Randall Garrett
  18. I waited beside Lee Fu – The Best Short Stories of 1921 and the Yearbook of the American Short Story by Various
  19. Dr. Petrie- he says that Fu Manchu is here! – The Insidious Dr. Fu-Manchu by Sax Rohmer
  20. Tell me another thing, Lee Fu – The Best Short Stories of 1921 and the Yearbook of the American Short Story by Various

Rhymes for Fu