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  • 1

    v.hold tight; pull; seize; drag; grab

    • jiū zhù bù fàng

      hold in a tight grip

    • jiū zhù yī gè xiǎo tōu

      小偷

      grab a thief

    • tā zhèng hú nán hái men jiū chě

      男孩

      He was tussling with boys.

  • 2

    v.pull out and uncover; expose

    • tā men yào bǎ wǒ jiū chū gōng zhū yú shì

      他们公诸于世

      They're gonna drag me before the public.

Words and phrases with 揪

  • 揪出
    [word]ferret out
  • 揪辫子
    [word]seize on someone's mistakes or shortcomings
  • 揪痧
    [word]treat sunstroke or other febrile diseases
  • 揪心
    [word]be anxious; heartrending
  • 揪斗
    [word]seize and denounce in public
  • 揪揪
    [word]creased; depressed

Similar-form characters to 揪

Chinese Characters with pinyin jiū

  • entangle; gather together
  • study carefully; actually
  • turtledove; gather
  • sing; chirps
  • lot