Meaning of 钝

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(Trad.: 鈍)
Pinyin: dùn
English Definition: blunt; stupid
Chinese Definition:

Total strokes: 9; Radical:
Pictophonetic: indicates the sound; (metal) conveys the meaning.
Character Formation:
  • Left to right
    • [ jīn ] gold, metal; money
    • [ tún ] village, hamlet; camp; station
Example Words:
迟钝 [ chí dùn ]: slow in one's reactions; sluggish (in movement or thought)
味觉迟钝 [ wèi jué chí dùn ]: amblygeustia; loss of food taste
思想顽钝 [ xiǎng wán dùn ]: blunt thinking; apathy
愚钝 [ dùn ]: stupid; slow-witted
成败利钝 [ chéng bài dùn ]: succeed or fail, sharp or blunt (idiom); advantages and disadvantages; success and failure; You win some, you lose some.
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