Last modified on 17 December 2014, at 03:24

出演

ChineseEdit

simpl. and trad.

PronunciationEdit


NounEdit

出演

  1. appearance (for a performance)

VerbEdit

出演

  1. to appear for a performance

JapaneseEdit

Kanji in this term
しゅつ
Grade: 1
えん
Grade: 5
on'yomi

EtymologyEdit

From Sinitic 出演.

NounEdit

出演 (hiragana しゅつえん, romaji shutsuen)

  1. An appearance (as on a stage or on TV), a performance.
    あの女優 (じょゆう)はテレビでの出演 (しゅつえん)はほとんどないです。
    ano joyū wa terebi de no shutsuen wa hotondo nai desu.
    That actress has almost no TV appearances. / That actress almost never appears on TV.

VerbEdit

出演 + する (hiragana しゅつえんする, romaji shutsuen suru)

  1. (intransitive) To appear (as on a stage or on TV), to perform.
    あの女優 (じょゆう)はテレビによく出演 (しゅつえん)する。
    ano joyū wa terebi ni yoku shutsuen suru.
    That actress often appears on TV.
  2. (transitive) To perform something (such as a play).
    喜劇 (きげき)出演 (しゅつえん)する
    kigeki o shutsuen suru
    perform a comedy

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ReferencesEdit

  • 2002, Ineko Kondō; Fumi Takano; Mary E Althaus; et. al., Shogakukan Progressive Japanese-English Dictionary, Third Edition, Tokyo: Shōgakkan, ISBN 4095102535.