dan4
crossball; bullet; shot; shell; ball

tan2
to pluck (a string); to play (a string instrument); to spring or leap; to shoot (e.g. with a catapult); (of cotton) to fluff or tease; to flick; to flip; to accuse; to impeach; elastic (of materials)

strokes 15
radical
strokes after radical 12
爆弹 爆彈 bao4 dan4
bomb; explosion

避弹坑 避彈坑 bi4 dan4 keng1
foxhole

拨子弹 撥子彈 bo1 zi3 tan2
plectrum

彩弹 彩彈 cai3 dan4
paintball

重弹 重彈 chong2 tan2
to replay string instrument; fig. to harp on the same string; to raise the same old topic again

臭弹 臭彈 chou4 dan4
dead bomb (i.e. not exploding on impact)

催泪弹 催淚彈 cui1 lei4 dan4
tear bomb; tear-gas grenade

达姆弹 達姆彈 da2 mu3 dan4
dumdum bullet (loanword); expanding bullet

弹道 彈道 dan4 dao4
trajectory (of a projectile); ballistic curve

弹道导弹 彈道導彈 dan4 dao4 dao3 dan4
ballistic missile

弹弓 彈弓 dan4 gong1
catapult; slingshot

弹痕 彈痕 dan4 hen2
bullet hole; shell hole

弹痕累累 彈痕累累 dan4 hen2 lei3 lei3
bullet-riddled

弹夹 彈夾 dan4 jia1
ammunition clip; cartridge clip; magazine (for ammunition)

弹尽粮绝 彈盡糧絕 dan4 jin4 liang2 jue2
out of ammunition and no food left (idiom); in desperate straits

弹尽援绝 彈盡援絕 dan4 jin4 yuan2 jue2
out of ammunition and no hope of reinforcements (idiom); in desperate straits

弹壳 彈殼 dan4 ke2
ammunition case

弹坑 彈坑 dan4 keng1
bomb crater

弹孔 彈孔 dan4 kong3
bullet hole

弹片 彈片 dan4 pian4
shrapnel; splinter from shell

弹头 彈頭 dan4 tou2
warhead

弹丸 彈丸 dan4 wan2
pellet

弹匣 彈匣 dan4 xia2
magazine (for ammunition)

弹药 彈藥 dan4 yao4
ammunition

弹药补给站 彈藥補給站 dan4 yao4 bu3 ji3 zhan4
ammunition depot

弹药库 彈藥庫 dan4 yao4 ku4
ammunition dump

弹雨 彈雨 dan4 yu3
hail of bullets

弹珠 彈珠 dan4 zhu1
marbles

弹珠台 彈珠檯 dan4 zhu1 tai2
pinball

弹子 彈子 dan4 zi5
slingshot pellet; playing marbles; billiards

弹子锁 彈子鎖 dan4 zi5 suo3
pin tumbler lock; spring lock

导弹 導彈 dao3 dan4
guided missile; cruise missile; missile

导弹核潜艇 導彈核潛艇 dao3 dan4 he2 qian2 ting3
nuclear-powered missile submarine

导弹潜艇 導彈潛艇 dao3 dan4 qian2 ting3
(guided) missile submarine

导弹武器技术控制制度 導彈武器技術控制制度 dao3 dan4 wu3 qi4 ji4 shu4 kong4 zhi4 zhi4 du4
Missile Technology Control Regime (MTCR)

地对空导弹 地對空導彈 di4 dui4 kong1 dao3 dan4
ground-to-air missile

定时炸弹 定時炸彈 ding4 shi2 zha4 dan4
time bomb

动弹 動彈 dong4 tan5
to budge

动弹不得 動彈不得 dong4 tan5 bu5 de2
to be unable to move a single step

毒剂弹 毒劑彈 du2 ji4 dan4
gas projectile

毒气弹 毒氣彈 du2 qi4 dan4
poison gas shell; poison gas grenade

对牛弹琴 對牛彈琴 dui4 niu2 tan2 qin2
lit. to play the lute to a cow (idiom); fig. offering a treat to an unappreciative audience; to cast pearls before swine; caviar to the general; to preach to deaf ears; to talk over sb's head

反弹导弹 反彈導彈 fan3 dan4 dao3 dan4
antimissile missile

反导弹 反導彈 fan3 dao3 dan4
anti-missile

反导导弹 反導導彈 fan3 dao3 dao3 dan4
anti-missile missile (such as the Patriot Missile)

反舰导弹 反艦導彈 fan3 jian4 dao3 dan4
anti-ship missile

反舰艇巡航导弹 反艦艇巡航導彈 fan3 jian4 ting3 xun2 hang2 dao3 dan4
anti-ship cruise missile

反弹 反彈 fan3 tan2
to bounce; to bounce back; to boomerang; to ricochet; rebound (of stock market etc); bounce; backlash; negative repercussions

防弹 防彈 fang2 dan4
bullet-proof

防弹衣 防彈衣 fang2 dan4 yi1
bulletproof vest

放烟幕弹 放煙幕彈 fang4 yan1 mu4 dan4
to spread a smokescreen

飞弹 飛彈 fei1 dan4
missile

钢弹 鋼彈 gang1 dan4
Gundam, Japanese animation franchise

高空弹跳 高空彈跳 gao1 kong1 tan2 tiao4
bungee jumping (Tw)

核弹 核彈 he2 dan4
nuclear warhead

核弹头 核彈頭 he2 dan4 tou2
nuclear reentry vehicle; nuclear warhead

核导弹 核導彈 he2 dao3 dan4
nuclear missile

荷枪实弹 荷槍實彈 he4 qiang1 shi2 dan4
(of the military or police) to carry loaded rifles ready for an emergency

红外线导引飞弹 紅外線導引飛彈 hong2 wai4 xian4 dao3 yin3 fei1 dan4
infrared guided missile

化学弹药 化學彈藥 hua4 xue2 dan4 yao4
chemical ammunition

化学航弹 化學航彈 hua4 xue2 hang2 dan4
chemical bomb

回弹 回彈 hui2 tan2
(of sth that has been deformed) to spring back to original shape; (fig.) to rebound; to bounce back

火箭弹 火箭彈 huo3 jian4 dan4
rocket (artillery)

火箭推进榴弹 火箭推進榴彈 huo3 jian4 tui1 jin4 liu2 dan4
rocket-propelled grenade (RPG)

集束炸弹 集束炸彈 ji2 shu4 zha4 dan4
cluster bomb

计时炸弹 計時炸彈 ji4 shi2 zha4 dan4
time bomb

肩射导弹 肩射導彈 jian1 she4 dao3 dan4
shoulder-fired missile

纠弹 糾彈 jiu1 tan2
to censure; to denounce; to impeach

旧调重弹 舊調重彈 jiu4 diao4 chong2 tan2
replaying the same old tunes (idiom); conservative, unoriginal and discredited; to keep harping on about the same old stuff

卡弹 卡彈 ka3 dan4
to jam (rifle)

空对空导弹 空對空導彈 kong1 dui4 kong1 dao3 dan4
air-to-air missile

空空导弹 空空導彈 kong1 kong1 dao3 dan4
air-to-air missile

空地导弹 空地導彈 kong4 di4 dao3 dan4
air-to-surface missile

老调重弹 老調重彈 lao3 diao4 chong2 tan2
to play the same old tune (idiom); unoriginal

两弹一星 兩彈一星 liang3 dan4 yi1 xing1
refers to the historical achievement of China by 1970 in producing and successfully detonating an atomic bomb (1964), a hydrogen bomb (1967) and launching a satellite into space (1970)

裂变炸弹 裂變炸彈 lie4 bian4 zha4 dan4
fission bomb

流弹 流彈 liu2 dan4
stray bullet

榴弹 榴彈 liu2 dan4
high explosive shell; grenade

榴弹发射器 榴彈發射器 liu2 dan4 fa1 she4 qi4
grenade launcher

榴弹炮 榴彈炮 liu2 dan4 pao4
howitzer

榴霰弹 榴霰彈 liu2 xian4 dan4
shrapnel shell; shrapnel; also pr.

陆基导弹 陸基導彈 lu4 ji1 dao3 dan4
land-based missile

乱弹琴 亂彈琴 luan4 tan2 qin2
to talk nonsense; to behave like a fool

逻辑炸弹 邏輯炸彈 luo2 ji2 zha4 dan4
logic bomb

母弹 母彈 mu3 dan4
parent shell (of a cluster bomb)

男儿有泪不轻弹 男兒有淚不輕彈 nan2 er2 you3 lei4 bu4 qing1 tan2
real men do not easily cry (idiom)

难弹 難彈 nan2 tan2
hard to play (of music for stringed instrument)

内爆法原子弹 內爆法原子彈 nei4 bao4 fa3 yuan2 zi3 dan4
implosion atomic bomb

凝固汽油弹 凝固汽油彈 ning2 gu4 qi4 you2 dan4
napalm

炮弹 炮彈 pao4 dan4
artillery shell

破甲弹 破甲彈 po4 jia3 dan4
armor piercing shell

葡萄弹 葡萄彈 pu2 tao5 dan4
grapeshot

漆弹 漆彈 qi1 dan4
paintball (sport involving shooting gelatin paintballs)

起飞弹射 起飛彈射 qi3 fei1 tan2 she4
take-off catapult (on aircraft carrier)

汽车炸弹 汽車炸彈 qi4 che1 zha4 dan4
car bomb

汽车炸弹事件 汽車炸彈事件 qi4 che1 zha4 dan4 shi4 jian4
car bombing

枪弹 槍彈 qiang1 dan4
bullet

枪榴弹 槍榴彈 qiang1 liu2 dan4
rifle grenade

氢弹 氫彈 qing1 dan4
H-bomb; hydrogen bomb

球弹 球彈 qiu2 dan4
ball (in sport, incl. billiards)

燃烧弹 燃燒彈 ran2 shao1 dan4
fire bomb; incendiary device

散弹 散彈 san3 dan4
(gun) shot; canister shot

散弹枪 散彈槍 san3 dan4 qiang1
shotgun

烧夷弹 燒夷彈 shao1 yi2 dan4
fire bomb; incendiary device

深水炸弹 深水炸彈 shen1 shui3 zha4 dan4
depth charge

生物弹药 生物彈藥 sheng1 wu4 dan4 yao4
biological ammunition

实弹 實彈 shi2 dan4
live ammunition

时炸弹 時炸彈 shi2 zha4 dan4
time bomb

手榴弹 手榴彈 shou3 liu2 dan4
hand grenade

手弹 手彈 shou3 tan2
fingered (bass)

弹拨 彈撥 tan2 bo1
to pluck (a string)

弹拨乐 彈撥樂 tan2 bo1 yue4
plucked string music

弹拨乐器 彈撥樂器 tan2 bo1 yue4 qi4
plucked string instrument

弹唱 彈唱 tan2 chang4
to sing and play (plucked string instrument)

弹斥 彈斥 tan2 chi4
accuse and criticize

弹出 彈出 tan2 chu1
to eject; to exit from; to pop up

弹窗 彈窗 tan2 chuang1
pop-up window (computing)

弹词 彈詞 tan2 ci2
ballad tune in southern dialects, usually to sanxian 三弦 or pipa 琵琶 accompaniment

弹冠相庆 彈冠相慶 tan2 guan1 xiang1 qing4
lit. to flick dust off sb's cap (idiom); to celebrate an official appointment; to congratulate and celebrate (promotion, graduation etc)

弹劾 彈劾 tan2 he2
to accuse of misconduct (in official task); to impeach

弹花 彈花 tan2 hua1
to soften cotton fiber by fluffing

弹簧 彈簧 tan2 huang2
spring

弹簧秤 彈簧秤 tan2 huang2 cheng4
spring balance

弹簧刀 彈簧刀 tan2 huang2 dao1
flick knife; switchblade; spring-loaded knife

弹簧垫圈 彈簧墊圈 tan2 huang2 dian4 quan1
spring washer

弹簧门 彈簧門 tan2 huang2 men2
swing door

弹簧锁 彈簧鎖 tan2 huang2 suo3
spring lock

弹回 彈回 tan2 hui2
to rebound

弹纠 彈糾 tan2 jiu1
to accuse; to impeach

弹力 彈力 tan2 li4
elasticity; elastic force; spring; rebound; bounce

弹琴 彈琴 tan2 qin2
to play or strum a lute or other stringed instrument

弹球 彈球 tan2 qiu2
to play marbles

弹球盘 彈球盤 tan2 qiu2 pan2
pachinko

弹舌 彈舌 tan2 she2
to cluck; to trill

弹射 彈射 tan2 she4
to catapult; to launch; to eject (from a plane); to shoot

弹射出 彈射出 tan2 she4 chu1
to catapult; to shoot

弹射座舱 彈射座艙 tan2 she4 zuo4 cang1
ejection capsule (cabin)

弹射座椅 彈射座椅 tan2 she4 zuo4 yi3
ejection seat

弹跳 彈跳 tan2 tiao4
to bounce; to jump; to leap

弹跳板 彈跳板 tan2 tiao4 ban3
springboard

弹涂鱼 彈塗魚 tan2 tu2 yu2
mudskipper (amphibious fish)

弹性 彈性 tan2 xing4
flexibility; elasticity

弹性模量 彈性模量 tan2 xing4 mo2 liang4
modulus of elasticity; coefficient of restitution

弹性形变 彈性形變 tan2 xing4 xing2 bian4
elastic deformation

弹压 彈壓 tan2 ya1
to suppress; to quell (a disturbance); repression

弹牙 彈牙 tan2 ya2
al dente

弹指 彈指 tan2 zhi3
a snap of the fingers; a short moment; in a flash; in the twinkling of an eye

弹指一挥间 彈指一揮間 tan2 zhi3 yi1 hui1 jian1
in a flash (idiom)

弹指之间 彈指之間 tan2 zhi3 zhi1 jian1
a snap of the fingers (idiom); in an instant; in a short moment; in a flash; in the twinkling of an eye

弹子 彈子 tan2 zi5
towrope

弹奏 彈奏 tan2 zou4
to play (musical instrument, esp. string)

跳弹 跳彈 tiao4 dan4
ricochet

投弹 投彈 tou2 dan4
to throw an explosive charge; to bomb

嗡嗡弹 嗡嗡彈 weng1 weng1 dan4
buzzing bomb

霰弹枪 霰彈槍 xian4 dan4 qiang1
shotgun

小弹 小彈 xiao3 dan4
bomblet (of cluster bomb)

巡航导弹 巡航導彈 xun2 hang2 dao3 dan4
cruise missile

烟幕弹 煙幕彈 yan1 mu4 dan4
smoke bomb

曳光弹 曳光彈 ye4 guang1 dan4
tracer ammunition; tracer

一弹指顷 一彈指頃 yi1 tan2 zhi3 qing3
a snap of the fingers (idiom); in a flash; in the twinkling of an eye

有弹性 有彈性 you3 tan2 xing4
flexible

原子爆弹 原子爆彈 yuan2 zi3 bao4 dan4
atom bomb

原子爆破弹药 原子爆破彈藥 yuan2 zi3 bao4 po4 dan4 yao4
atomic demolition munition

原子弹 原子彈 yuan2 zi3 dan4
atom bomb; atomic bomb; A-bomb

远程导弹 遠程導彈 yuan3 cheng2 dao3 dan4
long distance missile

载弹量 載彈量 zai4 dan4 liang4
payload

脏弹 髒彈 zang1 dan4
dirty bomb

炸弹 炸彈 zha4 dan4
bomb

战术导弹 戰術導彈 zhan4 shu4 dao3 dan4
tactical missile

照明弹 照明彈 zhao4 ming2 dan4
flare; star shell

柘弹 柘彈 zhe4 dan4
slingshot made from the 柘 tree

震眩弹 震眩彈 zhen4 xuan4 dan4
stun grenade

中子弹 中子彈 zhong1 zi3 dan4
neutron bomb

中弹 中彈 zhong4 dan4
hit by a bullet; shot

洲际弹道导弹 洲際彈道導彈 zhou1 ji4 dan4 dao4 dao3 dan4
intercontinental ballistic missile ICBM

洲际导弹 洲際導彈 zhou1 ji4 dao3 dan4
intercontinental ballistic missile ICBM

装弹 裝彈 zhuang1 dan4
to charge (ammunition into gun); to load

子弹 子彈 zi3 dan4
bullet

子弹火车 子彈火車 zi3 dan4 huo3 che1
bullet train; Shinkansen 新幹線|新干线, Japanese high-speed train

子母弹 子母彈 zi3 mu3 dan4
(military) cluster bomb; shrapnel

子母炮弹 子母炮彈 zi3 mu3 pao4 dan4
artillery cluster bomb

子母炸弹 子母炸彈 zi3 mu3 zha4 dan4
cluster bomb

自杀式炸弹 自殺式炸彈 zi4 sha1 shi4 zha4 dan4
a suicide bomb

自杀炸弹杀手 自殺炸彈殺手 zi4 sha1 zha4 dan4 sha1 shou3
suicide bomber

自制炸弹 自製炸彈 zi4 zhi4 zha4 dan4
improvised explosive device IED