Meaning of 摆

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(Trad.: 擺)
Pinyin: bǎi
English Definition: to arrange; to exhibit; to move to and fro; a pendulum
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Total strokes: 13; Radical:
Pictophonetic: indicates the sound; (hand) conveys the meaning.
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Example Words
摆脱 bǎi tuō to break away from; to cast off (old ideas etc); to get rid of; to break away (from); to break out (of); to free oneself from; to extricate oneself
摆放 bǎi fàng to set up; to arrange; to lay out
摆动 bǎi dòng to sway; to swing; to move back and forth; to oscillate
摇摆 yáo bǎi to sway; to wobble; to waver
摆布 bǎi to arrange; to order about; to manipulate
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