目前

JapaneseEdit

Kanji in this term
Grade: 1 Grade: 2

NounEdit

目前 (hiragana もくぜん, romaji mokuzen)

  1. right before one's eyes
  2. after a bit of time

目前 (hiragana めさき, romaji mesaki)

  1. right before one's eyes
  2. a prospect for the quite near future
  3. an idea which one is thinking right there, right at the time

MandarinEdit

simpl. and trad.

PronunciationEdit

Mandarin (Standard Chinese, Beijing)
Pinyin mùqián
Zhuyin ㄇㄨˋ ㄑㄧㄢˊ
IPA (key) /mu⁵¹ t͡ɕʰi̯ɛn³⁵/
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AdverbEdit

目前 (traditional and simplified, Pinyin mùqián)

  1. (Beginning Mandarin) at present; right now

Usage notesEdit

Often used in the construction 目前为止.

Derived termsEdit

  • 目前为止

Min NanEdit

simpl. and trad.

PronunciationEdit

  • IPA(key): [ bɔk˩˩tɕiŋ˧˥ ]

NounEdit

目前 (traditional and simplified, POJ bo̍k-chêng)

  1. at present; right now
Last modified on 27 March 2014, at 02:55