反動

JapaneseEdit

Kanji in this term
はん
Grade: 3
どう
Grade: 3
on'yomi

NounEdit

反動 (hiragana はんどう, romaji handō)

  1. reaction, especially oppositions to changes
    それは保守 (ほしゅ)反動 (はんどう)だ。
    sore wa hoshu handō da.
    That is reactionary and conservative.
  2. (weaponry) recoil, kickback, repercussion

SynonymsEdit

  • (reaction): 反作用 (はんさよう) (hansayō), 手答 (てごた)え (tegotae)

ReferencesEdit

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

MandarinEdit

simpl. 反动
trad.

PronunciationEdit

Mandarin (Standard Chinese, Beijing)
Pinyin fǎndòng
Zhuyin ㄈㄢˇ ㄉㄨㄥˋ
IPA (key) /fa̠n²¹⁴⁻²¹¹ tʊŋ⁵¹/

AdjectiveEdit

反動 (traditional, Pinyin fǎndòng, simplified 反动)

  1. reactionary

NounEdit

反動 (traditional, Pinyin fǎndòng, simplified 反动)

  1. reaction
Last modified on 8 April 2014, at 09:04