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charactercopypronouncebaikeskritterexampleCorrect
  *釘* | 釘* | *釘
nail / to follow closely / to keep at sb (to do sth) / variant of
charactercopypronouncebaikeskritterexampleCorrect
  *釘* | 釘* | *釘
to join things together by fixing them in place at one or more points / to nail / to pin / to staple / to sew on
rivet
nail / snag / saboteur
stapler
thumbtack
screw
screw
staple / also written 訂書針|订书针
head of nail
stud earring
lit. to chop the nail and slice the iron (idiom) / fig. resolute and decisive / unhesitating / categorical
a thorn in one's side
householder who refuses to vacate his home despite pressure from property developers
that clinches it / that's final / no two ways about it
a thorn in one's side
lit. a soft nail / fig. a tactful retort or rejection
to nail securely / to execute by means of impalement / to crucify
rake
to meet with a rebuff
spike
staple remover
rivet gun
variant of 補丁|补丁
corner bracket (for securing the corner of a picture frame etc) / brad
nail hammer / claw hammer
tack / thumbtack / push pin
stud (for decorating clothing, shoes, belts etc)
The Nine-Toothed Rake (weapon of Zhu Bajie 豬八戒|猪八戒)
to clinch (a nail) / to nail down
staple (stationery)
nail gun / stud gun
Oncomelania
button magnet (to use on whiteboards, refrigerator doors etc)
rake
tongue ring / tongue piercing
hexagon socket head cap screw
to follow sb / to tail / to shadow / also written 盯梢
claw hammer
cramp
a "screw that never rusts" — sb who selflessly and wholeheartedly serves the Communist Party, like Lei Feng 雷鋒|雷锋, to whom the metaphor is attributed
peg
to make doubly sure (idiom)
thumbtack


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