Meaning of 琢磨

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Pinyin: zhuó
English Definition: to carve and polish (jade); to polish and refine a literary work
Pinyin: zuó mo
English Definition: to ponder; to mull over; to think through; Taiwan pr. [zhuo2 mo2]
Example Sentences
I keep wondering if there is an afterlife, and if there is, will they be able to break a twenty?
As these three countries ponder how to manage China's rise, they will be drawn closer together.
We all used to wonder what was going on between you and her, but none of us dared ask.
But when she found herself wondering what it would be like to kiss a guy who chewed tobacco she began to think she was fooling herself.
So she sat and pondered over these facts, thinking what would be best to do, for as long as she was not the most beautiful woman in the land, her jealousy gave her no peace.