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|English Definition||to pluck (a string); to play (a string instrument); to spring or leap; to shoot (e.g. with a catapult); (of cotton) to fluff or tease; to flick; to flip; to accuse; to impeach; elastic (of materials)|
|See also||dàn crossball; bullet; shot; shell; ball|
tán to bounce; to catapult; elasticity
|Part of Speech||(动) verb|
|Radical 部首||弓 Radical #57 (bow)|
- Our stroke order animator includes a trace mode that lets you draw the character inside the character outline and a write mode that allows you to test yourself by drawing the character (without the outline). You can trace or write with your finger when using a mobile device or using the mouse when using a computer. If your actual stroke is incorrect, the expected stroke will be animated in red.
- Chinese Character Stroke Order Rules With Animated Examples.
- Occasional Mismatch. Why does the character in the animated stroke order window sometimes look slightly different in the rest of the webpage? Why does it have fewer (or more) strokes than indicated? Answer