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English Definition
(名) As a noun
  1. The act of rubbing or wiping.
  2. An unforeseen obstacle.
(动) As a verb
  1. Move over something with pressure.
  2. Cause friction.
  3. Scrape or rub as if to relieve itching.
Part of Speech(动) verb, (及物的动) transitive verb, (名) noun
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摩擦mócāfriction; rubbing; chafing; fig. disharmony; conflict; also written 磨擦
困难kùnnandifficult; challenging; straitened circumstances; difficult situation
障碍zhàng'àibarrier; obstruction; hindrance; impediment; obstacle
to wipe; to erase; rubbing (brush stroke in painting); to clean; to polish
cuōto rub or roll between the hands or fingers; to twist
惹怒rěnùto provoke anger
ruó, nuó (Tw)to rub; to crumple
ruóto rub; to crumple
揉搓róucuoto rub; to torment; to torture
to rub
gàito rub; to grind; to polish; to wear, to take; to obtain; to select, to beat; to strike; to attack
to rub; to grind; to polish; to wear
to rub; to grind; to polish; to sharpen; to wear down; to die out; to waste time; to pester; to insist
clean; to rub
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