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HSK
to catch / to seize / to capture
HSK 6
to arrest / to apprehend / an arrest
HSK 6
to catch / to capture / to seize
to catch fish / to fish
to pursue / to be after / to hunt down
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  *捕* | 捕* | *捕
to catch / to seize / to capture
to be arrested / under arrest
to fish for (aquatic animals and plants) / to catch
bailiff responsible for catching criminals (in imperial China)
to seize / to capture
to authorize an arrest
the mantis stalks the cicada, unaware of the oriole behind (idiom, from Daoist classic Zhuangzi 莊子|庄子); to pursue a narrow gain while neglecting a greater danger
constable
hunting
the mantis stalks the cicada, unaware of the oriole behind (idiom, from Daoist classic Zhuangzi 莊子|庄子); to pursue a narrow gain while neglecting a greater danger
to prey on / to catch and feed on / to hunt for food
catcher
to seize / to apprehend / an arrest
to arrest
to hunt and kill (an animal or fish)
lit. chasing the wind and clutching at shadows (idiom); fig. groundless accusations / to act on hearsay evidence
whaling
to patrol / policeman (in China's former foreign concessions)
to resist arrest
to lure into a trap / to trap / to capture
to hunt / hunting
to hunt and arrest (fugitives) / to track down and arrest / a manhunt
to fish by casting a net / to capture / to surround and seize
Venus flytrap (Dionaea muscipula)
(old) police station in a foreign concession 租界
(old) to set a time limit for the arrest of a criminal / Taiwan pr. [bi4 bu3]
whaler / whale catcher
head constable
to capture enemy personnel (for intelligence purposes)
tarantula
to arrest / to seize / to capture
to arrest / to capture / to catch
mousetrap
trap (for animals etc)
bird-catcher / fowler
(bird species of China) streaked spiderhunter (Arachnothera magna)
(bird species of China) little spiderhunter (Arachnothera longirostra)
xenolith (geology)
to detain / to apprehend / to capture
lit. the wind cannot be caught in a net / to waste one's effort (idiom)
the right of immunity from arrest afforded by the Taiwan ROC Constitution, for the duration of meetings, unless caught actually committing a crime, to members of the National Assembly, the Legislative Yuan, or a supervisory committee
insect-catching leaf
to round up (fugitives) / to corner and arrest


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