(qiāng)

HSK 5

Meaning

  1. gun
  2. spear

Stroke Order

Traditional Chinese


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Pinyin Converter

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Words sharing similar characters

Hanzi Pinyin Meaning
镖枪 biāo qiāng variant of 標槍|标枪[biāo qiāng]
标枪 biāo qiāng javelin
驳壳枪 bó ké qiāng Mauser pistol
布伦轻机枪 Bù lún qīng jī qiāng Bren gun, British light machine gun first produced in 1937
步枪 bù qiāng rifle/CL:把[bǎ],枝[zhī]
擦枪走火 cā qiāng zǒu huǒ to shoot accidentally while polishing a gun/(fig.) a minor incident that sparks a war
长枪 cháng qiāng pike/CL:支[zhī]
长枪短炮 cháng qiāng duǎn pào camera (jocular)
持枪抢劫 chí qiāng qiāng jié armed robbery
吃枪药 chī qiāng yào (lit.) to have swallowed gunpowder/(fig.) to be ablaze with anger/ornery/snappy
冲锋枪 chōng fēng qiāng submachine gun
唇枪舌剑 chún qiāng shé jiàn fight a battle of words/cross verbal swords
唇枪舌战 chún qiāng shé zhàn war of words
打胶枪 dǎ jiāo qiāng sealant gun/glue gun
打枪 dǎ qiāng to fire a gun/to substitute for sb in sitting an examination
打手枪 dǎ shǒu qiāng to masturbate
单枪匹马 dān qiāng pǐ mǎ lit. single spear and horse (idiom)/fig. single-handed/unaccompanied
当枪使 dāng qiāng shǐ to use (sb) as a tool
刀枪 dāo qiāng sword and spear/weapons
刀枪不入 dāo qiāng bù rù lit. impervious to sword or spear (idiom)/fig. invulnerable/untouchable/thick-skinned/impervious to criticism
电枪 diàn qiāng stun gun/Taser
耳温枪 ěr wēn qiāng ear thermometer
发令枪 fā lìng qiāng starting pistol
放枪 fàng qiāng to open fire/to shoot a gun
钢枪 gāng qiāng rifle
高射机枪 gāo shè jī qiāng anti-aircraft machine gun/CL:架[jià]
焊枪 hàn qiāng welding torch
荷枪实弹 hè qiāng shí dàn (idiom) armed/carrying a loaded firearm
红樱枪 hóng yīng qiāng ancient spear-like weapon, decorated with a red tassel
花枪 huā qiāng short spear (arch.)/fig. trickery
回马枪 huí mǎ qiāng sudden thrust (that catches the opponent off guard)
火枪 huǒ qiāng firearms (in historical context)/flintlock (old powder and shot firearm)
火枪手 huǒ qiāng shǒu gunman/musketeer
机关枪 jī guān qiāng also written 機槍|机枪/machine gun
机枪 jī qiāng machine gun
加特林机枪 Jiā tè lín jī qiāng Gatling gun
加油枪 jiā yóu qiāng fuel nozzle
缴枪 jiǎo qiāng to lay down one's arms/to surrender/to disarm
缴枪不杀 jiǎo qiāng bù shā “surrender and your life will be spared”
金枪鱼 jīn qiāng yú tuna
卡宾枪 kǎ bīn qiāng carbine rifle (loanword)
开枪 kāi qiāng to open fire/to shoot a gun
拉铆枪 lā mǎo qiāng see 鉚釘槍|铆钉枪[mǎo dīng qiāng]
来复枪 lái fù qiāng rifle (loanword)/also written 來福槍|来福枪
来福枪 lái fú qiāng rifle (loanword)/also written 來復槍|来复枪
老烟枪 lǎo yān qiāng heavy smoker/chain smoker/life-long smoker
冷枪 lěng qiāng sniper's shot
猎枪 liè qiāng hunting gun/shotgun
马克沁机枪 Mǎ kè qìn jī qiāng Maxim machine gun
马枪 mǎ qiāng carbine/lance
铆钉枪 mǎo dīng qiāng rivet gun
鸣枪 míng qiāng to fire warning shots
明枪好躲,暗箭难防 míng qiāng hǎo duǒ, àn jiàn nán fáng lit. easy to dodge the spear in the open, hard to avoid a stab in the dark (idiom)/it is hard to guard against secret conspiracies
明枪易躲,暗箭难防 míng qiāng yì duǒ, àn jiàn nán fáng lit. easy to dodge the spear in the open, hard to avoid a stab in the dark (idiom)/it is hard to guard against secret conspiracies
鸟枪 niǎo qiāng flintlock musket/fowling piece (shotgun)/air gun
鸟枪换炮 niǎo qiāng huàn pào bird shotgun replaced by cannon (idiom)/equipment improved enormously
排枪 pái qiāng volley/salvo
骑枪 qí qiāng carbine/lance
气枪 qì qiāng an air gun
枪把儿 qiāng bà er butt of a gun
枪版 qiāng bǎn amateur pirated DVD, made e.g. by shooting a running movie
枪崩 qiāng bēng to shoot
枪毙 qiāng bì to execute by firing squad/to shoot dead/fig. to discard/to get rid of
枪刺 qiāng cì bayonet
枪打出头鸟 qiāng dǎ chū tóu niǎo the shot hits the bird that pokes its head out (idiom)/nonconformity gets punished
枪弹 qiāng dàn bullet
枪法 qiāng fǎ marksmanship
枪匪 qiāng fěi bandits with guns/an armed criminal/a gunman
枪杆 qiāng gǎn gun barrel
枪杆儿 qiāng gǎn er gun barrel
枪杆子 qiāng gǎn zi gun barrel
枪管 qiāng guǎn gun barrel
枪击 qiāng jī to shoot with a gun/shooting incident
枪机 qiāng jī bolt of gun
枪击案 qiāng jī àn a shooting
枪决 qiāng jué to execute by firing squad/same as 槍斃|枪毙
枪口 qiāng kǒu muzzle of a gun
枪林箭雨 qiāng lín jiàn yǔ forest of spear, rain of arrows
枪榴弹 qiāng liú dàn rifle grenade
枪炮 qiāng pào firearm
枪杀 qiāng shā to shoot dead
枪伤 qiāng shāng gunshot wound
枪声 qiāng shēng crack/shooting sound/gunshot
枪手 qiāng shǒu gunman/sharpshooter/sb who takes an exam for sb else/sb who produces a piece of work for sb else to pass off as their own
枪术 qiāng shù qiang (spear)
枪栓 qiāng shuān gun bolt
枪闩 qiāng shuān breech bolt (e.g. of rifle)
枪膛 qiāng táng bore of a gun
枪替 qiāng tì to substitute for sb in sitting an examination
枪筒 qiāng tǒng barrel of a gun
枪托 qiāng tuō butt of a gun/stock
枪乌贼 qiāng wū zéi squid
枪械 qiāng xiè firearm
枪眼 qiāng yǎn loophole (for firing)/embrasure
枪衣 qiāng yī gun cover
枪战 qiāng zhàn gun battle/firefight
枪支 qiāng zhī a gun/guns in general
枪枝 qiāng zhī a gun/guns in general/same as 槍支|枪支
枪子 qiāng zǐ bullet
轻机关枪 qīng jī guān qiāng also written 輕機槍|轻机枪/light machine gun
轻机枪 qīng jī qiāng light machine gun
热风枪 rè fēng qiāng heat gun
散弹枪 sǎn dàn qiāng shotgun
射钉枪 shè dīng qiāng nail gun/stud gun
手枪 shǒu qiāng pistol/CL:把[bǎ]
耍花枪 shuǎ huā qiāng to play tricks/to dupe
水枪 shuǐ qiāng water pistol (toy)/water gun/sprinkler/water cannon
泰瑟枪 Tài sè qiāng Taser (electroshock weapon)
躺枪 tǎng qiāng (Internet slang) to get unjustly ridiculed, attacked, implicated in sth etc while just being present/abbr. for 躺著也中槍|躺着也中枪[tǎng zhe yě zhòng qiāng]
躺着也中枪 tǎng zhe yě zhòng qiāng (lit.) to get shot even when lying down/(fig.) to get unjustly ridiculed, attacked, implicated in sth etc while just being present (Internet slang)/abbr. to 躺槍|躺枪[tǎng qiāng]
突击步枪 tū jī bù qiāng assault rifle
玩具枪 wán jù qiāng toy gun
乌兹冲锋枪 Wū zī chōng fēng qiāng Uzi (submachine gun)
匣枪 xiá qiāng Mauser pistol (C96 type)
霰弹枪 xiàn dàn qiāng shotgun
鸦片枪 yā piàn qiāng opium pipe
烟枪 yān qiāng opium pipe
洋枪 yáng qiāng western style guns (in former times)
银样镴枪头 yín yàng là qiāng tóu silvery spear point actually made of pewter (idiom)/fig. worthless despite an attractive exterior
在枪口 zài qiāng kǒu at gunpoint
真刀真枪 zhēn dāo zhēn qiāng real swords, real spears (idiom)/real weapons/very much for real/every bit real/the genuine article
重机关枪 zhòng jī guān qiāng also written 重機槍|重机枪/heavy machine gun
重机枪 zhòng jī qiāng heavy machine gun
中枪 zhòng qiāng to be hit by a gun/shot
转轮手枪 zhuàn lún shǒu qiāng revolver (handgun)
左轮手枪 zuǒ lún shǒu qiāng revolver

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