- 刚 [gāng]
- （硬; 坚强） hard; rigid; firm; unyielding; strong; indomitable:
full of sap; 血气方刚
The soft can overcome the hard. 柔能克刚。
- （姓氏） a surname:
Gang Bing 刚冰
- （恰好） just; exactly:
fit perfectly 刚合适- （表示勉强达到某种程度; 仅仅） barely; only just:
be barely of age; 刚成年
be only just in time; 刚赶趟儿- （表示行动或情况发生在不久以前） only a short while ago; just:
has just left here; 刚刚离开这儿
have just arrived; 刚到- （用“就”字呼应，表示两件事紧接） as soon as; just; only at this moment; it so happened that:
He came just as the bus was about to leave. 汽车刚要开他就赶来了。
I had hardly come into the room when it began to rain. 我刚进屋就下雨了。
The emery is a hard metallic substance.
The teacher asked the students to retell the story they just read.
I saved my bacon by arriving just in time for the meeting.
They arrived at an inconvenient time ---we had just started the meal.
He was at home just now.
What were you alluding to just now?
It has just entered the seventh edition.
I've just dropped one of your china ornamental.