Meaning of 搏

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English Definition: to fight; to combat; to seize; (of heart) to beat
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Total strokes: 13; Radical:
Pictophonetic: indicates the sound; (hand) conveys the meaning.
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Example Words
拼搏 pīn to struggle; to wrestle
脉搏 mài pulse (both medical and figurative)
搏斗 dòu to wrestle; to fight; to struggle
搏击 to fight, esp. with hands; wrestling (as a sport); to wrestle; to wrestle (against fate, with a problem etc); to capture prey
搏杀 shā fighting; killing
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Example Sentences
On the very day of my coming home from Longbourn, your uncle had a most unexpected visitor.
Elizabeth was pleased to find his memory so exact; and he afterwards took occasion to ask her, when unattended to by any of the rest, whether all her sisters were at Longbourn.
A blue-collar neighborhood with stable incomes and families may be a better bet than one inhabited by young singles who move out every few years .
He added however that the current technology, which requires surgery to connect a wire from a heart pacemaker into the brain, can cause bleeding and is "intrusive and crude".
Meanwhile Rudd impressed students last Wednesday with his flawless Chinese at China's Peking University while leaving the audience laughing over quick witticisms on China's history and culture.