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"Wipe" in Chinese?

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How do I Say "Wipe" in Chinese?

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"Wipe" in Chinese : 擦拭

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Pronunciation : Wipe
Part of Speech : n.
Etymology : [Cf. Sw. vipa, Dan. vibe, the lapwing.] (Zoöl.)
Definition : Defn: The lapwing. [Prov. Eng.]
Source : Webster's Unabridged Dictionary, 1913

Pronunciation : Wipe
Part of Speech : v.
Etymology : [OE. vipen, AS. wipian; cf. LG. wiep a wisp of straw, Sw. vepa to wrap up, to cuddle one's self up, vepa a blanket; perhaps akin to E. whip.]
Definition : 1. To rub with something soft for cleaning; to clean or dry by rubbing; as, to wipe the hands or face with a towel. Let me wipe thy face. Shak. I will wipe Jerusalem as a man wipeth a dish, wiping it, and turning it upside down. 2 Kings xxi. 13.

2. To remove by rubbing; to rub off; to obliterate; -- usually followed by away, off or out. Also used figuratively. "To wipe out our ingratitude." Shak. Some natural tears they dropped, but wiped them soon. Milton.

3. To cheat; to defraud; to trick; -- usually followed by out. [Obs.] Spenser. If they by coveyne [covin] or gile be wiped beside their goods. Robynson (More's Utopia) To wipe a joint (Plumbing), to make a joint, as between pieces of lead pipe, by surrounding the junction with a mass of solder, applied in a plastic condition by means of a rag with which the solder is shaped by rubbing. -- To wipe the nose of, to cheat. [Old Slang]

t. [imp. & p. p. Wiped; p. pr. & vb. n. Wiping.]
Source : Webster's Unabridged Dictionary, 1913

Pronunciation : Wipe
Part of Speech : n.
Definition : 1. Act of rubbing, esp. in order to clean.

2. A blow; a stroke; a hit; a swipe. [Low]

3. A gibe; a jeer; a severe sarcasm. Swift.

4. A handkerchief. [Thieves' Cant or Slang]

5. Stain; brand. [Obs.] "Slavish wipe." Shak.
Source : Webster's Unabridged Dictionary, 1913

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Words Covered : Wipe, balance, equip, split.

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