Chinese Notes
Chinese Notes


biē verb to hold in / to choke / to stifle / to restrain
Domain: Modern Chinese 现代汉语
Notes: Especially to hold in urine or breath

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Texts that the word is most frequently mentioned in

Collection Document Title Occurrences
Book of Later Han 《後漢書》 卷七十二 董卓列傳 Volume 72: Biography of Dong Zhuo 4
Wenxuan 《文選》 卷九 Scroll 9 2
Liezi 《列子》 卷第六 力命篇 Chapter 6: Endeavor and Destiny 1