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Traditional
Pīnyīn
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HSK
to be sorry / to feel apologetic / sorry!
HSK 4
to embrace / to hug
HSK 5
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  *抱* | 抱* | *抱
to hold / to carry (in one's arms) / to hug / to embrace / to surround / to cherish
HSK 4
to complain / to grumble / to harbor a complaint / to feel dissatisfied
HSK 5
bolster / a long pillow or cushion
to hug / to embrace
to hug / to cherish / within the bosom (of the family) / to embrace (also fig. an ideal, aspiration etc)
aspiration / ambition
HSK 6
to encircle / surrounded by
feel wronged
to be outraged by an injustice
to cross one's arms
to carry sb the way grooms carry brides across the threshold
to cup one fist in the other hand (as a sign of respect)
to hug / to embrace
to put one's hands behind one's head, fingers interlaced / to hold one's head in one's hands (in dismay, fright etc) / to cover one's head with one's hands (for protection)
to come to the aid of sb suffering an injustice / to fight for justice / also written 抱打不平
to be ill / to be in bad health
to weep disconsolately / to cry on each other's shoulder
lit. to clasp the Buddha's feet when danger arises (idiom); fig. to profess devotion only when in trouble / doing things at the last minute / making a hasty last-minute effort
to hug / to embrace
to wrap one's arm around (used to describe the girth of a tree trunk)
to cover one's head and sneak away like a rat (idiom); to flee ignominiously
adopt (a child)
lit. to clasp the Buddha's feet (without ever having burned incense) (idiom); fig. to profess devotion only when in trouble / panic measures in place of timely preparation
body slam (wrestling move)
lit. to carry firewood to put out a fire (idiom); fig. to make a problem worse by inappropriate action
to hold (expectations, hopes etc) / to maintain (an attitude etc) / to harbor (doubts etc) / to clinch (boxing)
(coll.) to cling to sb influential or famous
to cherish the outmoded and preserve the outworn (idiom); conservative / stickler for tradition
to throw oneself in sb's arms / to throw oneself at sb
feel ashamed
to band together / to gang up / to stick together
Mt Baodu in Cangshan county 蒼山縣|苍山县, Linyi 臨沂|临沂, south Shandong
(coll.) to incubate / to brood
Baopuzi, collection of essays by Ge Hong 葛洪 on alchemy, immortality, legalism, society etc
to have a gnawing regret
caress
with arms crossed
Free Hugs Campaign
"hug shirt" worn by members of the Free Hugs Campaign (see 包包團|包包团)
have / possess
ambition / an aspiration
to enfold / to encircle
to latch on to the rich and powerful
to cover one's head and sneak away like a rat (idiom); to flee ignominiously / also written 抱頭鼠竄|抱头鼠窜
lit. to clasp the Buddha's feet when danger arises (idiom); fig. to profess devotion only when in trouble / doing things at the last minute / to make a hasty last-minute effort (often refers to cramming for exams)
to hold on firmly / to cling (to a belief) / stubbornly


Tip: Pinyin can be entered with or without tone numbers, e.g. 'nihao' or 'ni3hao3'.
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