Meaning of 措

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Pinyin: cuò
English Definition: to handle; to manage; to put in order; to arrange; to administer; to execute; to take action on; to plan
Total strokes: 11; Radical:
Pictophonetic: indicates the sound; (hand) conveys the meaning.
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Example Words:
措施 [ cuò shī ]: measure; step; Classifiers:
羊卓雍措 [ yáng zhuó yōng cuò ]: Yamdrok Lake, Tibet
不知所措 [ zhī suǒ cuò ]: not knowing what to do (idiom); at one's wits' end; embarrassed and at a complete loss
仓皇失措 [ cāng huáng shī cuò ]: flustered; ruffled; disconcerted
向巴平措 [ xiàng píng cuò ]: Qiangba Puncog (1947-), chairman of the government of Tibet (i.e. governor) 2003-2010
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