Meaning of 搁

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(Trad.: 擱)
Total strokes: 12; Radical:
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  • Pinyin:

    English Definition: to place; to put aside; to shelve
    Chinese Definition:

    Example Words:
    搁置 zhì to shelve; to set aside
    搁浅 qiǎn to be stranded (of ship); to run aground; fig. to run into difficulties and stop
    搁笔 to put down the pen; to stop writing
    延搁 yán to delay; to procrastinate
    搁板 bǎn shelf
    More: 搁* | *搁 | *搁*
  • Pinyin:

    English Definition: to bear; to stand; to endure
    Chinese Definition:

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