Meaning of 挟

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(Trad.: 挾)
Total strokes: 9; Radical:
Ideographic: Wedged in one's arms ; also provides the pronunciation
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  • Pinyin: xié

    English Definition: to clasp under the arm; to coerce
    Chinese Definition:

    Example Words:
    要挟 yāo xié to threaten; to blackmail
    挟持 xié chí to seize
    裹挟 guǒ xié to sweep along; to coerce
    挟带 xié dài to carry along; to carry on one's person; to carry secretly
    挟制 xié zhì forced submission; to exploit advantage to force sb to do one's bidding
    More: 挟* | *挟 | *挟*
  • Pinyin: jiā

    English Definition: old variant of
    Chinese Definition:
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