"Trick" • Chinese-English Dictionary

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 shǒu fǎ technique / trick / skill
 quān tào trap / snare / trick
 qiào mén a trick / an ingenious method / know-how / the knack (of doing sth)
 jī guān mechanism / gear / machine-operated / office / agency / organ / organization / establishment / institution / body / stratagem / scheme / intrigue / plot / trick / CL:個|个[ge4]
 shǒu duàn method / means (of doing sth) / strategy / trick / CL:個|个[ge4]
 shǒu jiǎo hand and foot / movement of limbs / action / trick / step in a procedure (CL: 道[dao4])
 huā yàng pattern / way of doing sth / trick / (sports) fancy-style (as figure skating etc)
 wán yì toy / plaything / thing / act / trick (in a performance, stage show, acrobatics etc)
 zhāo shù move (in chess, on stage, in martial arts) / gambit / trick / scheme / movement / same as 著數|着数[zhao1 shu4]
 jué qiào secret / trick / knack / key
 guǐ jì trick / ruse / crafty scheme
 piàn shù trick / deceit
 jì liǎng trick / scheme / ploy / tactic / stratagem / gimmick / ruse / trickery / skill / also written 技倆|技俩
 míng tang item (in a program of entertainments) / trick (act of mischief) / worthwhile result / accomplishment / sth significant but not immediately apparent / sth more than meets the eye
 jīng luò energy channels / meridian (TCM) / (dialect) trick / tactic
 huā zhāo trick / maneuver / razzle-dazzle / (martial arts) fancy move / flourish
 zhāo (chess) move / trick / all right! / (dialect) to add
 tào zi sheath / case / cover / conventional method / cliché / trick / (coll.) condom
 zhāo shù move (in chess, on stage, in martial arts) / gambit / trick / scheme / movement / same as 招數|招数[zhao1 shu4]
 huā tou trick / pattern / novel idea / knack
 zhāo to recruit / to provoke / to beckon / to incur / to infect / contagious / a move (chess) / a maneuver / device / trick / to confess
 xì trick / drama / play / show / CL:齣|出[chu1],場|场[chang3],臺|台[tai2]
 shuàn to rinse / to trick / to fool sb / to cook by dipping finely sliced ingredients briefly in boiling water or soup (generally done at the dining table)
 jì liǎng trick / scheme / ploy / tactic / stratagem / gimmick / ruse / trickery / skill / usually written 伎倆|伎俩
 qiào mén r a trick / an ingenious method / know-how / the knack (of doing sth)
 cè móu stratagem (political or military) / trick
 huā huó trick / deception
 piē bù trick (of the trade) / clever move / (Taiwanese, POJ pr. [phiat-pōo])
 mén kǎn doorstep / sill / threshold / fig. knack or trick (esp. scheme to get sth cheaper)
 hū you to rock / to sway / to flicker (e.g. of lights reflected on water) / to flutter (e.g. of a flag) / to trick sb into doing sth / to dupe / to con
 bǎ xì acrobatics / jugglery / cheap trick / game
穿 kàn chuān see through (a person, scheme, trick etc)
 xiǎo dòng zuò bad habit (e.g. nose-picking) / petty maneuver / dirty trick / gamesmanship
 yào jué the key trick / the secret of success
 xì fǎ magic trick
使 yòu shǐ to lure into / to entrap / to trick into / to entice / to induce / to invite / to tempt
 líng jī sudden inspiration / bright idea / clever trick
 mán tiān guò hǎi to cross the sea by a trick (idiom) / to achieve one's aim by underhanded means
 xuán xū deceitful trick / mystery / unfathomable
 qǔ qiǎo quick fix / opportune short cut (around a difficulty) / cheap trick (to get what one wants) / to pull a fast one
 kǔ ròu jì the trick of injuring oneself to gain the enemy's confidence / CL:條|条[tiao2]
 liǎng xià zi a couple of times / to repeat the same / the same old trick / tricks of the trade
 zhāo fǎ move / method of use / trick for success
 piàn sè to trick sb into having sex
 liú yī shǒu to hold back a trick / not to divulge all one's trade secrets
 mǎn guàn to win every trick in a card game / grand slam / fig. total success
 guǐ bǎ xì sinister plot / dirty trick / cheap trick
 shú néng shēng qiǎo with familiarity you learn the trick (idiom) / practice makes perfect
 péi le fū rén yòu zhé bīng having given away a bride, to lose one's army on top of it (idiom) / to suffer a double loss after trying to trick the enemy
 piān tí obscure question / trick exam question / catch question / CL:道[dao4]
 gù jì usual trick / old tactics
 liǎng zhāo r the same old trick / illegal device
 mào zi xì fǎ hat trick (when one player scores three goals)
 shí pò jī guān to see through a trick
 zhàng yǎn to hinder the eyesight / (fig.) to trick into not noticing / to blindfold
 cuò shì optical illusion / trick of the eye / parablepsia
 wù xìn to falsely believe / to be mislead / to fall for (a trick etc)
 guǐ míng tang dirty trick / monkey business
 jiāng hú yī diǎn jué special technique / trick of the trade / knack
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