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Meaning of 诡

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(Trad.: 詭)
Pinyin: guǐ
English Definition: sly; crafty; weird; bizarre; contradictory; inconsistent
Chinese Definition:
①欺诈,奸滑:诡称。诡道。诡诈。诡辩(a.无理强辩;b.逻辑学上指似是而非的论证,如“诡诡论”)。
②怪异,出乎寻常:诡异。诡怪。诡秘(隐秘难测)。诡谲。
③责成:诡求(责求,索讨,如“诡诡无已”)。
④违反:言行相诡。
Total strokes: 8; Radical:
Pictophonetic: indicates the sound; (speech) conveys the meaning.
Character Formation:
  • Left to right
    • [ yán ] words, speech; to speak, to say
    • [ wēi ] dangerous, precarious; high
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Example Words
诡秘 guǐ secretive; furtive; surreptitious
诡计 guǐ trick; ruse; crafty scheme
诡谲 guǐ jué weird; sly; treacherous
诡辩 guǐ biàn specious arguments; sophistry
阴谋诡计 yīn móu guǐ crafty plots and machinations (idiom)
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