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Inflections of ' ' ( pestle ): ( v ⇒ conjugate) pestles v 3rd person singular pestling v pres p verb, present participle: -ing verb used descriptively or to form progressive verb--for example, "a singing bird," "It is singing." pestled v past verb, past simple: Past tense--for example, "He saw the man." "She laughed." pestled v past p verb, past participle: Verb form used descriptively or to form verbs--for example, "the locked door," "The door has been locked."
WordReference English- Chinese Dictionary © 2020:
pestle n noun: Refers to person, place, thing, quality, etc. (handheld tool for grinding) 杵 chǔ
碾棒 niǎn bàng WordReference English- Chinese Dictionary © 2020:
mortar and pestle, pestle and mortar npl plural noun: Noun always used in plural form--for example, "jeans," "scissors." (bowl and stick used for grinding) 研钵和杵 yán bō hé chǔ