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Pinyin: jiē
English Definition: to take the lid off; to expose; to unmask
Chinese Definition:
①把盖在上面的东西拿起,或把粘合着的东西分开:揭锅。揭幕。
②使隐瞒的事物显露:揭露。揭发。揭底。揭穿。揭短。揭晓。
③高举:揭竿而起。
④标示:揭橥(本是作标记的小木桩,引申为标志。亦作“揭著”)。揭示。
⑤扛,持。
⑥姓氏。
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Total strokes: 12; Radical:
Pictophonetic: indicates the sound; (hand) conveys the meaning.
Character Formation:
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Example Words
揭示 jiē shì to show; to make known
揭露 jiē to expose; to unmask; to ferret out; to disclose; disclosure
揭开 jiē kāi to uncover; to open
揭晓 jiē xiǎo to announce publicly; to publish; to make known; to disclose
揭发 jiē to expose; to bring to light; to disclose; revelation
More: 揭* | *揭 | *揭*
Example Sentences
1
Now hundreds removed their burkas and revealed their faces in public at the same time.
2
穿
The servant blindfolded him, and after leading him back and forth through the long corridors of the house, brought him to the room where his family was waiting and uncovered his eyes.
3
Would you enjoy watching a movie of head surgery being performed on a young girl, starting with her face pulled away from her skull?
4
Tell your positives but don't tell your negatives unless they ask.
5
Their jobs were all exposed by the press.