Meaning of 剐

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(Trad.: 剮)
Pinyin: guǎ
English Definition: cut off the flesh as punishment
Chinese Definition:
Total strokes: 9; Radical:
Pictophonetic: indicates the sound; (knife) conveys the meaning.
Character Formation:
  • Left to right
    • [ guō ] to chat, to gossip, to jaw, to talk; mouth
    • [ dāo ] knife
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Example Words
千刀万剐 qiān dāo wàn guǎ to make mincemeat of sb; to hack sb to pieces (used while cursing)
舍得一身剐,敢把皇帝拉下马 shě de shēn guǎ , gǎn huáng xià one who does not fear the death of thousand cuts will dare to unhorse the emperor (proverb); to a fearless person, no fence is high enough
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Example Sentences
Do you know what l:'ve just heard?
No wonder you're so experienced.
I tore my coat this morning.
We're currently in the process of redesigning Disembowel.
Our prices are not dearer than those in other places.