On the dashboard you may have noticed the search bar in the upper right. To begin searching, click on the search bar or tap
This will bring up a dedicated prompt for searching.
You can look up items by various properties. That would include the meanings:
…the alternative meanings:
…the character itself:
…as well as the pinyin.
Of course, components and sounds are included:
You can also navigate up
↑ and down
↓ the list using the arrow keys, and exit searching with
enter to go to either the first result or the result you highlighted by using the arrows.
You can also click on the result you’re interested in.