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]
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2. Synonyms And Antonyms of 躺枪
Synonyms: 躺着也中枪, 无辜但受牵连,
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),
4. How to use 躺枪 in a sentence?
Below are some example sentences and quotes containing 躺枪.
Translation: Those innocent universities have issued official declarations denying their involvement.
Translation: She exclaimed that she was innocent but implicated in the event.
Translation: The scandal involved many innocent people.
Translation: They all said they were innocent but some of them were not innocent.
Translation: This is how I got involved.
Translation: My father found him innocent because he wasn’t there.
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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