乖離

JapaneseEdit

Kanji in this term
Hyōgaiji Grade: S

PronunciationEdit

NounEdit

乖離 (hiragana かいり, historical hiragana くゎいり, romaji kairi)

  1. deviation, divergence
  2. estrangement, alienation

SynonymsEdit

  • (estrangement): 離反 (りはん, rihan), 離背 (りはい, rihai)

VerbEdit

乖離 + する (hiragana かいりする, historical hiragana くゎいりする, romaji kairi suru)

  1. to deviate, to diverge
    実際 (じっさい)収益 (しゅうえき)期待 (きたい)から (おお)いに乖離 (かいり)した。
    jissai no shūeki ga kitai kara ōi ni kairi shita.
    Actual earnings diverged / deviated substantially from expectations.
  2. to become estranged or alienated, to lose touch
    人心 (じんしん)から乖離 (かいり)した政治 (せいじ)
    jinshin kara kairi shita seiji
    politics that has fallen out of touch with the (will of the) people

ConjugationEdit

SynonymsEdit

  • (to become estranged): 離反 (りはん, rihan), 離背 (りはい, rihai)

KoreanEdit

Hanja in this word

NounEdit

乖離 (goeri) (hangeul 괴리)

  1. Hanja form? of 괴리, “estrangement”.
Last modified on 22 January 2014, at 04:54