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
摇摆 [ yáo bǎi ]: to sway; to wobble; to waver
摆渡车 [ bǎi chē ]: shuttle bus; feeder bus
摆动 [ bǎi dòng ]: to sway; to swing; to move back and forth; to oscillate
摆手 [ bǎi shǒu ]: to wave one's hand; to gesture with one's hand (beckoning, waving good-bye etc); to swing one's arms
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