Meaning of 扪

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(Trad.: 捫)
Pinyin: mén
English Definition: lay hands on; to cover
Chinese Definition:
Total strokes: 6; Radical:
Pictophonetic: indicates the sound; (hand) conveys the meaning.
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Example Words
扪心自问 mén xīn wèn to ask oneself honestly; to search in one's heart
扪心无愧 mén xīn kuì lit. look into one's heart, no shame (idiom); with a clear conscience
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Example Sentences
It is still in Rabbah of the Ammonites.
When the Ammonites were called to arms and camped in Gilead, the Israelites assembled and camped at Mizpah.
Then Jephthah went over to fight the Ammonites, and the LORD gave them into his hands.
He put the rest of the men under the command of Abishai his brother, and they were deployed against the Ammonites.
Joab said, 'If the Arameans are too strong for me, then you are to rescue me; but if the Ammonites are too strong for you, then I will rescue you.