- 伐 [fá]
- （砍树） fell; chop; cut down:
cut; chop; hack; 砍伐
cut down trees 伐树- （攻打） attack; strike:
send a punitive expedition; 讨伐
send an expedition northward 北伐- （自夸） boast:
brag of one's own accomplishments 矜伐
The tree that was due to be cut down has been reprieved for six months.
We are going to scale down the number of trees being felled.
The band swung lightly down the street.