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ㄎㄨㄣ ˋ

kùn

trapped

困 is a 7 stroke, simplified and traditional Chinese character and is pronounced as kùn in the fourth tone.

In traditional Chinese the character may be used.

It is made up of the components (enclosure) and (wood).

  • ㄎㄨㄣ ˋ

    kùn

    trapped

    • ㄨㄟ ˊ

      wéi

      enclosure

    • ㄇㄨ ˋ

      wood

3 stories have been written about this character — see all
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They trapped the prey in an enclosure made out of wood.
by Confucius

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Hard pressed and trapped within wood, I felt sleepy.
by BobWebb

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The trap is made of wood
by longndtam

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Pronunciation

We found 1 pronunciation for 困

Definitions for 困 pronounced as kùn

  • to trap
  • to surround
  • hard-pressed
  • stranded
  • destitute
  • sleepy
  • tired

Vocabulary

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