“You are very proper and dignified.”

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Chinese character: 你
Chinese character: 很
Chinese character: 莊Simplified Chinese: 庄
Chinese character: 重

莊重 (zhuāngzhòng) means serious, grave, solemn, sedate.

莊 (zhuāng) represents 莊嚴 (zhuāngyán), meaning solemn and respectful.

重 (zhòng) represents 鄭重 (zhèngzhòng), meaning serious and sober.

Example: I have a friend who always dresses properly, speaks respectfully, and behaves appropriately. She has great self-control and is well-respected. Sometimes I tell her, 你很莊重 (Nǐ hěn zhuāngzhòng).