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crank
kræŋk
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English Definition
(形) As an adjective
  1. (used of boats) inclined to heel over easily under sail.
(名) As a noun
  1. A hand tool consisting of a rotating shaft with parallel handle.
  2. An amphetamine derivative (trade name Methedrine) used in the form of a crystalline hydrochloride; used as a stimulant to the nervous system and as an appetite suppressant.
  3. A whimsically eccentric person.
  4. A bad-tempered person.
(动) As a verb
  1. Bend into the shape of a crank.
  2. Fasten with a crank.
  3. Rotate with a crank.
  4. Start by cranking.
  5. Travel along a zigzag path.
Hyphenationcrank
Part of Speech(名) noun, (及物的动) transitive verb, (不及物的动) intransitive verb, (形) adjective
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yáoto shake; to rock; to row; to crank; (Chinese surname)
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