躺枪 (tang qiang): translation, meaning, pronunciation, examples

By | March 19, 2018

躺枪 (also 躺着也中枪; Chinese PinYin: [tǎng qiāng]; traditional Chinese:躺槍) may mean: (1) receiving a gunshot while lying down; (2) hit while lying down; (3) an innocent bystander gets hurt or implicated in a situation. Literally: 躺 (lying down) + 枪 (get shot). Originally an internet slang, the term has become a buzzword used in a humorous way to suggest that someone gets unjustly ridiculed, attacked, implicated in a situation while just being present. It can be used in both spoken and written Mandarin Chinese.

1. How to pronounce 躺枪?

Chinese Pinyin: [tǎng qiāng]

Pronunciation examples: Please click to play the below audio.

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2. Synonyms And Antonyms of 躺枪

Synonyms: 躺着也中枪, 无辜但受牵连,

Antonyms: N/A

3. What are the fixed expression, collocation and idioms that contains 躺枪

Fixed expression: 无辜躺枪 (an innocent bystander gets hurt),

Collocation: 躺枪的过程 (the course of getting involved),

Idioms: N/A

Terminologies: N/A

4. How to use 躺枪 in a sentence?

Below are some example sentences and quotes containing 躺枪.

4.1 “躺枪”的大学已经发布官方声明,否认发布了该条信息。

Translation: Those innocent universities have issued official declarations denying their involvement.

4.2 她大声呼喊她是躺枪的。

Translation: She exclaimed that she was innocent but implicated in the event.

4.3 这丑闻让许多无辜的人都躺枪了。

Translation: The scandal involved many innocent people.

4.4 他们都说自己躺枪了,但有的人说谎了。

Translation: They all said they were innocent but some of them were not innocent.

4.5 这就是我躺枪的过程.

Translation: This is how I got involved.

4.6 我父亲发现他是躺枪的因为他根本不在那里.

Translation: My father found him innocent because he wasn’t there.

4.7 这年头无辜的路人也会躺枪的

Translation: Innocent bystanders may get hurt these days.

4.8 他在这单丑闻事件里是躺枪的, 我认为.

Translation: I believe he’s innocent of the scandal.

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