不自然

ChineseEdit

(negative prefix); not; no nature; the natural world
simp. and trad.
(不自然)
自然

EtymologyEdit

From  ("not, un-") + 自然 ("nature, natural").

PronunciationEdit


AdjectiveEdit

不自然

  1. unnatural; artificial
  2. contrived; strained

JapaneseEdit

Kanji in this term

Grade: 4

Grade: 2
ぜん
Grade: 4
on'yomi

EtymologyEdit

Compound of ‎(fu-, not, un-) +‎ 自然 ‎(shizen, nature, natural).

PronunciationEdit

Adjectival nounEdit

不自然 ‎(-na inflection, hiragana ふしぜん, romaji fushizen)

  1. abnormal, unnatural
  2. forced, strained
  3. artificial

InflectionEdit

NounEdit

不自然 ‎(hiragana ふしぜん, romaji fushizen)

  1. unnaturalness
  2. strain
  3. artificiality

KoreanEdit

Hanja in this word

NounEdit

不自然 ‎(bujayeon) ‎(hangeul 부자연)

  1. Hanja form? of 부자연, “unnaturalness”.
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