Meaning of 谗

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(Trad.: 讒)
Pinyin: chán
English Definition: to slander; to defame; to misrepresent; to speak maliciously
Chinese Definition:
Total strokes: 11; Radical:
Pictophonetic: indicates the sound; (speech) conveys the meaning.
Character Formation:
  • Left to right
    • [ yán ] words, speech; to speak, to say
    • Above to below
      • [ miǎn ] to spare, to excuse from; to evade
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Example Words
谗言 chán yán slander; slanderous report; calumny; false charge
谗害 chán hài to slander; to defame and persecute
谗佞 chán nìng to defame one person while flattering another; a slandering toady
谗口交加 chán kǒu jiāo jiā beset by slanders (idiom)
谗言可畏 chán yán wèi Calumny is dreadful. (idiom)
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