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曖昧

ChineseEdit

obscure; clandestine conceal; dark
trad. (曖昧)
simp. (暧昧)

PronunciationEdit


AdjectiveEdit

曖昧

  1. (of a relationship) intimate but not explicit, showing fondness and (relationship-wise) interest albeit non-actively; (of a thing/person) amorous, flirty, flirtatious; having an affair with somebody; adulterous, illicit
  2. vague, obscure, ambiguous, dubious

JapaneseEdit

Kanji in this term
あい
Grade: S
まい
Grade: S
on'yomi

Adjectival nounEdit

曖昧 (-na inflection, hiragana あいまい, romaji aimai)

  1. ambiguous, obscure, unclear, vague

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NounEdit

曖昧 (hiragana あいまい, romaji aimai)

  1. ambiguity, obscurity, opacity

KoreanEdit

Hanja in this word

NounEdit

曖昧 (aemae) (hangeul 애매)

  1. Hanja form? of 애매, “obscurity”.