- 枉 [wǎng]
- （弯曲或歪斜） crooked; bent:
- （使歪曲） distort; pervert; twist:
pervert the law 枉法- （冤屈） treat unjustly; wrong:
wrong sb.(with false charges, etc.); 冤枉
be wronged and driven to death 枉死
- （白白地; 徒然） in vain; vainly; without avail:
work without avail; 枉费工夫
wasted all one's lifetime 枉活了一世
- （姓氏） a surname:
Wang Jing 枉景
You wrong me if you think I only did it for selfish reasons.
You wronged him by saying that he had lied.
How can I repair the wrong I have done her?
He tried in vain to lure her away from husband and home.
You can write what you like, as long as it keeps the punters happy.
You shall not pervert the justice due to your needy brother in his dispute.
For such a man will transgress for a piece of bread.
To depend on your memory without studying for a test is to grasp at straws.
We have discussed the problem several times but to no purpose.
I racked my brains in vain trying to change him.