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Meaning of 绕

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(Trad.: 繞, 遶)
Pinyin: rào
English Definition: to wind; to coil (thread); to rotate around; to spiral; to move around; to go round (an obstacle); to by-pass; to make a detour; to confuse; to perplex; variant of , to rotate around; to spiral; to move around; to go round (an obstacle); to by-pass; to make a detour
Chinese Definition:
①缠:绕线。缠绕。
②纠缠,弄迷糊:绕嘴。绕口令。
③走弯曲迂回的路:绕远。绕道。绕越。
④围着转:绕场一周。围绕。环绕。

Total strokes: 9; Radical:
Pictophonetic: indicates the sound; (thread) conveys the meaning.
Character Formation:
  • Left to right
    • [ ] silk; thread
    • [ yáo ] a legendary ancient emperor-sage
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Example Words:
围绕 [ wéi rào ]: to revolve around; to center on (an issue)
缠绕 [ chán rào ]: twisting; to twine; to wind; to pester; to bother
绕过 [ rào guò ]: to detour; to bypass; to circumvent; to avoid; to wind around (of a road etc)
环绕 [ huán rào ]: to surround; to circle; to revolve around
卷绕 [ juǎn rào ]: to wind; to coil; to spool; to loop around; winding
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