Last modified on 21 December 2014, at 09:18

拐杖

ChineseEdit

kidnap; to turn cane, walking stick
simp. and trad.
(拐杖)

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NounEdit

拐杖 (classifier 個]/个, 跟 or 把)

  1. walking stick

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Usage notesEdit

  • In Mandarin, 拐杖 guǎizhàng is the most commonly used term for walking stick. By contrast, 手杖 shǒuzhàng can be used to describe a cane that has other uses, such as hiking or scaring away wild snakes.