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ㄉㄤ ˇ

dǎng

obstruct

擋 is a 16 stroke, traditional Chinese character and is pronounced as dǎng in the third tone, however it can also be pronounced as dàng.

In simplified Chinese the character is used.

It is made up of the components (hand) and (be).

  • ㄉㄤ ˇ

    dǎng

    obstruct

    • ㄕㄡ ˙

      shou

      hand

    • ㄉㄤ

      dāng

      be

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I stole the dongle. It was my hand that obstructed what was meant to be. I stooped low, but from now on, I’ll set higher standards for myself.
by vms5q

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Pronunciation

We found 2 pronunciations for 擋

dǎng
dàng

Definitions for 擋 pronounced as dǎng

  • to resist
  • to obstruct
  • to hinder
  • to keep off
  • to block (a blow)
  • to get in the way of
  • cover
  • gear (e.g. in a car's transmission)

Definitions for 擋 pronounced as dàng

  • to arrange
  • to put in order

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