Meaning of 辗

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(Trad.: 輾)
Pinyin: zhǎn
English Definition: roll over on side; turn half over
Chinese Definition:
Total strokes: 14; Radical:
Pictophonetic: indicates the sound; (cart) conveys the meaning.
Character Formation:
  • Left to right
    • [ chē ] cart, vehicle; to move in a cart
    • [ zhǎn ] to open, to unfold; to extend, to stretch
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Example Words:
辗转 [ zhǎn zhuǎn ]: to toss about in bed; from person to person; indirectly; to wander
辗轧 [ zhǎn ]: to roll over; to run over
辗转反侧 [ zhǎn zhuǎn fǎn ]: to toss and turn restlessly (in the bed)
辗转思维 [ zhǎn zhuǎn wéi ]: to rack one's brains (idiom)
辗转流传 [ zhǎn zhuǎn liú chuán ]: to wind about; to pass through many hands; to spread from place to place (idiom)
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