Meaning of 耙

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Pictophonetic: indicates the sound; (plow) conveys the meaning.
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  • Pinyin:
    English Definition: a hoe; to harrow
    Chinese Definition:

    Example Words:
    耙地 to harrow; to break the ground with a hoe
    More: 耙* | *耙 | *耙*
  • Pinyin:
    English Definition: a rake
    Chinese Definition:

    Example Words:
    耙子 zi a rake
    倒打一耙 dào lit. to strike with a muckrake (idiom), cf Pigsy 猪八戒 in Journey to the West 西游记 ; fig. to counterattack; to make bogus accusations (against one's victim)
    钉耙 dīng rake
    草耙 cǎo a rake
    粪耙 fèn manure rake
    More: 耙* | *耙 | *耙*
Example Sentences
This ground harrows well.
But as she approached, farming instruments, like pitchforks and shovels, started flying out of his head toward her.
So it doesn' t matter if you walk or run, bike or swim, play tennis or rake the yard.
I seized the handle to essay another trial; when a young man without coat, and shouldering a pitchfork, appeared in the yard behind.
Fall has always been about running with a tickle in my throat from the cold, raking a yard full of leaves, watching colors change, cold temperatures, apple orchards.