Meaning of 讷

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(Trad.: 訥)
English Definition: to speak slowly; inarticulate
Chinese Definition:
Total strokes: 6; Radical:
Pictophonetic: indicates the sound; (speech) conveys the meaning.
Character Formation:
  • Left to right
Example Words:
刚毅木讷 [ gāng ]: resolute and taciturn (idiom)
基希讷乌 [ ]: Chişinău or Chisinau, capital of Moldova
木讷 [ ]: wooden and slow of speech; slow-speeched; inarticulate; unsophisticated
木讷寡言 [ guǎ yán ]: honest and unaffected but not talkative (idiom)
木讷老人 [ lǎo rén ]: ungraduated ruler; straight edge
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