Talking Chinese English Dictionary

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IDChineseTrad.PinyinPlainPYEnglish Definition
IDChineseTrad.PinyinPlainPYEnglish Definition
1 qiǎngqiang3to force; to compel; to strive; to make an effort; variant of
2强迫 強迫 qiǎng qiang3 po4to compel; to force
3强撑 強撐 qiǎng chēngqiang3 cheng1to use all one's willpower (to do sth); to hang in there
4强逼 強逼 qiǎng qiang3 bi1to compel; to force
5强辩 強辯 qiǎng biànqiang3 bian4to argue strenuously or with sophistry; to quibble
6强辩到底 強辯到底 qiǎng biàn dào qiang3 bian4 dao4 di3to argue endlessly; to try to have the last word
7强辩饰非 強辯飾非 qiǎng biàn shì fēiqiang3 bian4 shi4 fei1to cover up faults with flowery words (idiom)
8强词夺理 強詞奪理 qiǎng duó qiang3 ci2 duo2 li3to twist words and force logic (idiom); sophistry; loud rhetoric making up for fallacious argument; shoving false arguments down people's throats
9强拉 強拉 qiǎng qiang3 la1to drag (sb) along (to a place); to yank
10强买强卖 強買強賣 qiǎng mǎi qiǎng màiqiang3 mai3 qiang3 mai4to force sb to buy or sell; to trade using coercion
11强扭的瓜不甜 強扭的瓜不甜 qiǎng niǔ de guā tiánqiang3 niu3 de5 gua1 bu4 tian2lit. if you have to use force to break a melon off the vine, it won't taste sweet (because it's only when the melon is ripe that it can be removed with just a slight twist) (idiom); fig. if sth is not meant to be, it's no use trying to force it to happen
12强迫观念 強迫觀念 qiǎng guān niànqiang3 po4 guan1 nian4compelling notion; obsession
13强迫劳动 強迫勞動 qiǎng láo dòngqiang3 po4 lao2 dong4forced labor (as punishment in criminal case)
14强迫性 強迫性 qiǎng xìngqiang3 po4 xing4compulsive; obsessive
15强迫性储物症 強迫性儲物症 qiǎng xìng chǔ zhèngqiang3 po4 xing4 chu3 wu4 zheng4compulsive hoarding
16强迫性性行为 強迫性性行為 qiǎng xìng xìng xíng wéiqiang3 po4 xing4 xing4 xing2 wei2sexual obsession
17强迫症 強迫症 qiǎng zhèngqiang3 po4 zheng4obsessive-compulsive disorder (OCD)
18强求 強求 qiǎng qiúqiang3 qiu2to insist on; to demand; to impose
19强人所难 強人所難 qiǎng rén suǒ nánqiang3 ren2 suo3 nan2to force someone to do something
20强颜欢笑 強顏歡笑 qiǎng yán huān xiàoqiang3 yan2 huan1 xiao4to pretend to look happy; to force oneself to smile
21强征 強徵 qiǎng zhēngqiang3 zheng1to press into service; to impress; to commandeer
22强作欢笑 強作歡笑 qiǎng zuò huān xiàoqiang3 zuo4 huan1 xiao4to force a smile (idiom)
23强作解人 強作解人 qiǎng zuò jiě rénqiang3 zuo4 jie3 ren2to pretend to be in the know (idiom)
24强作怜悯 強作憐憫 qiǎng zuò lián mǐnqiang3 zuo4 lian2 min3to strain one's sympathy (idiom)
25强作笑容 強作笑容 qiǎng zuò xiào róngqiang3 zuo4 xiao4 rong2to force a smile (idiom)

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