Last modified on 21 December 2014, at 10:44

暗算

ChineseEdit

 
dark; gloomy; hidden; secret
 
regard as; to figure; to calculate; to compute
simp. and trad.
(暗算)

PronunciationEdit


NounEdit

暗算

  1. machination, plot, scheme

VerbEdit

暗算

  1. to plot against, to scheme

JapaneseEdit

Kanji in this term
あん
Grade: 3
さん > ざん
Grade: 2
kun'yomi

NounEdit

暗算 (hiragana あんざん, romaji anzan)

  1. mental arithmetic (doing calculations in one's head)
    • 1933, 大阪圭吉, 死の快走船:
      東屋氏 (あづまやし) ()をつぶって暗算 (あんざん) (はじ)める。
      azumaya-shi wa me o tsubutte anzan o hajimeru.
      Azumaya closed his eyes and started to calculate in his head.

VerbEdit

暗算 + する (transitive, hiragana あんざんする, romaji anzan suru)

  1. to perform mental arithmetic

ConjugationEdit