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Meaning of 揭

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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.
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Example Words:
揭露 [ jiē ]: to expose; to unmask; to ferret out; to disclose; disclosure
揭示 [ jiē shì ]: to show; to make known
揭开 [ jiē kāi ]: to uncover; to open
揭发 [ jiē ]: to expose; to bring to light; to disclose; revelation
三天不打,上房揭瓦 [ sān tiān , shàng fáng jiē ]: three days without a beating, and a child will scale the roof to rip the tiles (idiom); spare the rod, spoil the child
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