Meaning of 摧

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Pinyin: cuī
English Definition: to break; to destroy; to devastate; to ravage; to repress
Chinese Definition:

Total strokes: 14; Radical:
Pictophonetic: indicates the sound; (hand) conveys the meaning.
Character Formation:
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Example Words:
摧毁 [ cuī huǐ ]: to destroy; to wreck
摧残 [ cuī cán ]: to ravage; to ruin
摧枯拉朽 [ cuī xiǔ ]: to destroy sth. already deteriorating (idiom)
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