不意

JapaneseEdit

Kanji in this term

Grade: 4

Grade: 3
on'yomi

Adjectival nounEdit

不意 (-na inflection, hiragana ふい, romaji fui)

  1. abrupt, unexpected

InflectionEdit

NounEdit

不意 (hiragana ふい, romaji fui)

  1. abruptness

MandarinEdit

simpl. and trad.

PronunciationEdit

Mandarin (Standard Chinese, Beijing)
Pinyin bùyì [Phonetic: yì]
Zhuyin ㄅㄨˋ ㄧˋ
IPA (key) /pu⁵¹⁻³⁵ i⁵¹/
Homophones
不易
不義/不义
不意

AdverbEdit

不意 (traditional and simplified, Pinyin bùyì or búyì)

  1. (literary) unexpectedly

NounEdit

不意 (traditional and simplified, Pinyin bùyì or búyì)

  1. (literary) unawareness; unpreparedness

VerbEdit

不意 (traditional and simplified, Pinyin bùyì or búyì)

  1. (literary) to not anticipate
Last modified on 27 March 2014, at 01:08