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ChineseEdit

insult disgrace; insult
simp. and trad.
(侮辱)

PronunciationEdit


Note: "wūrǔ" - from contamination by 污辱 (wūrǔ).

VerbEdit

侮辱

  1. to insult; to humiliate
  2. (of a man) to behave indecently towards a woman; to molest

NounEdit

侮辱

  1. insult
  2. indecent behaviour towards a woman; molestation

Usage notesEdit

Often used in a serious case of insult, since it is a stronger choice of word; used in a serious case of accusation.

ReferencesEdit

  • “媒体读音调查”, in 读音有分歧的词语语音调查[1] (in Mandarin), accessed 2009-07-29

JapaneseEdit

Kanji in this term

Grade: S
じょく
Grade: S
on'yomi

NounEdit

侮辱 ‎(hiragana ぶじょく, romaji bujoku)

  1. an insult

Derived termsEdit

VerbEdit

侮辱する ‎(hiragana ぶじょくする, romaji bujoku suru)

  1. insult
  2. treat with contempt

ConjugationEdit