xuan2
to hang or suspend; to worry; public announcement; unresolved; baseless; without foundation

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radical
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垂悬分词 垂懸分詞 chui2 xuan2 fen1 ci2
hanging participle (error of grammar in English)

磁悬浮 磁懸浮 ci2 xuan2 fu2
magnetic levitation (train); maglev

倒悬 倒懸 dao4 xuan2
lit. to hang upside down; fig. in dire straits

倒悬之急 倒懸之急 dao4 xuan2 zhi1 ji2
lit. the crisis of being hanged upside down (idiom); fig. extremely critical situation; dire straits

倒悬之苦 倒懸之苦 dao4 xuan2 zhi1 ku3
lit. the pain of being hanged upside down (idiom); fig. extremely critical situation; dire straits

倒悬之危 倒懸之危 dao4 xuan2 zhi1 wei1
lit. the crisis of being hanged upside down (idiom); fig. extremely critical situation; dire straits

附赘悬疣 附贅懸疣 fu4 zhui4 xuan2 you2
superfluous or useless appendages; superfluities

解民倒悬 解民倒懸 jie3 min2 dao4 xuan2
lit. to rescue the people from hanging upside down (idiom, from Mencius); to save the people from dire straits

口若悬河 口若懸河 kou3 ruo4 xuan2 he2
mouth like a torrent (idiom); eloquent; glib; voluble; have the gift of the gab

明镜高悬 明鏡高懸 ming2 jing4 gao1 xuan2
perspicacious and impartial in judgment (idiom)

秦镜高悬 秦鏡高懸 qin2 jing4 gao1 xuan2
see 明鏡高懸|明镜高悬

天地悬隔 天地懸隔 tian1 di4 xuan2 ge2
lit. a gulf between heaven and earth; wide difference of opinion (idiom)

天悬地隔 天懸地隔 tian1 xuan2 di4 ge2
see 天差地遠|天差地远

头悬梁,锥刺股 頭懸梁,錐刺股 tou2 xuan2 liang2 - zhui1 ci4 gu3
lit. with his head attached to a beam and stabbing his thigh with an awl (idiom); fig. to study assiduously and tirelessly

悬案 懸案 xuan2 an4
unresolved question; unresolved case

悬臂 懸臂 xuan2 bi4
cantilever

悬垂 懸垂 xuan2 chui2
overhang

悬带 懸帶 xuan2 dai4
sling (for immobilizing an injured limb etc)

悬荡 懸盪 xuan2 dang4
to hang; suspended

悬而未决 懸而未決 xuan2 er2 wei4 jue2
pending a decision; hanging in the balance

悬浮 懸浮 xuan2 fu2
to float (in the air etc); suspension

悬浮微粒 懸浮微粒 xuan2 fu2 wei1 li4
particulates; particulate matter

悬浮物 懸浮物 xuan2 fu2 wu4
suspended matter; suspension (of atmospheric pollution)

悬挂 懸掛 xuan2 gua4
to suspend; to hang; (vehicle) suspension

悬挂式滑翔 懸掛式滑翔 xuan2 gua4 shi4 hua2 xiang2
hang-gliding

悬挂式滑翔机 懸掛式滑翔機 xuan2 gua4 shi4 hua2 xiang2 ji1
hang-glider

悬河 懸河 xuan2 he2
"hanging" river (an embanked one whose riverbed is higher than the surrounding floodplain); (literary) waterfall; cataract; (fig.) torrent of words

悬壶济世 懸壺濟世 xuan2 hu2 ji4 shi4
practice medicine or pharmacy to help the people or public

悬空 懸空 xuan2 kong1
midair

悬空寺 懸空寺 xuan2 kong1 si4
Xuankong Temple or Suspended Temple near Yanyuan in Shanxi

悬梁刺股 懸樑刺股 xuan2 liang2 ci4 gu3
to study assiduously and tirelessly (idiom); see also 頭懸梁,錐刺股|头悬梁,锥刺股

悬念 懸念 xuan2 nian4
suspense in a movie, play etc; concern for sb's welfare

悬赏 懸賞 xuan2 shang3
to offer a reward; bounty

悬赏令 懸賞令 xuan2 shang3 ling4
an order to post a reward (for the capture of a criminal)

悬殊 懸殊 xuan2 shu1
widely different; large disparity

悬索桥 懸索橋 xuan2 suo3 qiao2
suspension bridge

悬停 懸停 xuan2 ting2
to hover (helicopter, computer mouse etc)

悬崖 懸崖 xuan2 ya2
precipice; overhanging cliff

悬崖绝壁 懸崖絕壁 xuan2 ya2 jue2 bi4
sheer cliffs and precipitous rock faces (idiom)

悬崖勒马 懸崖勒馬 xuan2 ya2 le4 ma3
lit. to rein in the horse at the edge of the precipice (idiom); fig. to act in the nick of time

悬崖峭壁 懸崖峭壁 xuan2 ya2 qiao4 bi4
sheer cliffs and precipitous rock faces (idiom)

悬岩 懸岩 xuan2 yan2
cliff

悬羊头卖狗肉 懸羊頭賣狗肉 xuan2 yang2 tou2 mai4 gou3 rou4
see 掛羊頭賣狗肉|挂羊头卖狗肉

悬疑 懸疑 xuan2 yi2
suspense

悬雍垂 懸雍垂 xuan2 yong1 chui2
uvula (biology)

中苏解决悬案大纲协定 中蘇解決懸案大綱協定 zhong1 su1 jie3 jue2 xuan2 an4 da4 gang1 xie2 ding4
the treaty of 1923 normalizing relations between the Soviet Union and the Northern Warlord government of China

众寡悬殊 眾寡懸殊 zhong4 gua3 xuan2 shu1
the multitude against the few, a wide disparity (idiom from Mencius); heavily outnumbered; unequally matched; overwhelmed by weight of numbers