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English Definitionmistake; to twist; to spin; to turn around
See alsoníng to pinch; wring
nìng stubborn
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(After Tone Sandhi)
Zhuyin (Bopomofo) ㄋㄧㄥˇ
Cantonese (Jyutping)ning6
Part of Speech(动) verb
Proficiency Test LevelHSK=6

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拧开nǐngkāito unscrew; to twist off (a lid); to turn on (a faucet); to switch on (by turning a knob); to turn (a door handle); to wrench apart
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满拧mǎnnǐngtotally inconsistent; completely at odds
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