気象

JapaneseEdit

Kanji in this term

Grade: 1
しょう
Grade: 4
on'yomi

NounEdit

気象 (hiragana きしょう, romaji kishō)

  1. weather, meteorological phenomenon
  2. a person's temper, disposition

SynonymsEdit

  • (disposition):: 気性 (きしょう)

Usage notesEdit

When it refers to weather, this word is used in technical or scientific contexts, and not so often in conversation. In conversation, 天気 (てんき) is more common.

Last modified on 5 April 2014, at 06:47