ChineseEdit

 
to deliver; to turn over; to make friends; to intersect (lines); to pay (money)
 
to extend; to connect; to receive; to join
simp. and trad.
(交接)

PronunciationEdit


VerbEdit

交接

  1. to link; to connect; to join
  2. to make friends with; to establish a connection with; to associate with
  3. to transfer; to hand over; to settle (transfer money or property)
    房產交接 / 房产交接  ―  fángchǎn jiāojiē  ―  property settlement
  4. to alternate; to occur one after another
  5. to copulate; to have sexual intercourse

SynonymsEdit

  • (to link):
  • (to make friends with):
  • (to alternate):
  • (to copulate):

JapaneseEdit

Kanji in this term
こう
Grade: 2
せつ
Grade: 5
on’yomi

EtymologyEdit

From Middle Chinese compound 交接 (kæw tsjep, literally mix + connect).

PronunciationEdit

NounEdit

交接(こうせつ) (kōsetsu (historical kana かうせつ)

  1. social connections, contact with other people, a relationship, relations
  2. sex, sexual intercourse, coitus, copulation

Usage notesEdit

In reference to sex, kōsetsu is a somewhat dry and indirect term, similar to English (sexual) relations.

SynonymsEdit

VerbEdit

交接(こうせつ)する (kōsetsu surusuru (stem 交接(こうせつ) (kōsetsu shi), past 交接(こうせつ)した (kōsetsu shita), historical kana かうせつする)

  1. to have social connections, to have a relationship
  2. to have sexual intercourse, to copulate

ConjugationEdit

SynonymsEdit

ReferencesEdit

  1. ^ 2006, 大辞林 (Daijirin), Third Edition (in Japanese), Tōkyō: Sanseidō, →ISBN
  • 1988, 国語大辞典(新装版) (Kokugo Dai Jiten, Revised Edition) (in Japanese), Tōkyō: Shogakukan

KoreanEdit

Hanja in this term

NounEdit

交接 (gyojeop) (hangeul 교접)

  1. Hanja form? of 교접 (contact; sexual intercourse, coitus, copulation).