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Pīnyīn
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HSK
to reverse / to turn around (an undesirable situation) / (mechanics) torsion
HSK 6
awkward / difficult / uncomfortable / not agreeing / at loggerheads / gauche
HSK 6
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  *扭* | 扭* | *扭
to turn / to twist / to wring / to sprain / to swing one's hips
to twist / to warp / to distort
torque / turning force
to turn one's head / to turn around
torque / turning force / torsion
toy in a capsule (dispensed from a vending machine)
a sprain / a crick / to sprain
to be difficult with sb / to provoke disagreement / at loggerheads / to fall out with
affecting shyness or embarrassment / coy / mincing (walk, manner of speech) / mannered
lit. to upend heaven and earth (idiom) / fig. to change the course of events / to turn things around
to sway one's hips / to twist one's waist
lit. if you have to use force to break a melon off the vine, it won't taste sweet (because it's only when the melon is ripe that it can be removed with just a slight twist) (idiom) / fig. if sth is not meant to be, it's no use trying to force it to happen
to make good a deficit / to reverse a loss
affecting shyness or embarrassment / coy / mincing (walk, manner of speech) / mannered
to wrestle / to grapple / to scuffle
to tangle up / to twist together / to wind
to twist and sway (one's body)
Twister (game)
misshapen / crooked / uneven (idiom)
takin (Budorcas taxicolor) / goat-antelope
to wring
crooked / not straight / staggering from side to side


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