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ChineseEdit

 
to go out; to come out; to occur; to produce; to go beyond; to rise; to put forth; to happen; (a measure word for dramas, plays, or operas)
 
to develop; to evolve; to practice; to perform; to play; to act
simp. and trad.
(出演)
anagram 演出

PronunciationEdit


VerbEdit

出演

  1. to appear for a performance; to perform
  2. to play the part of

JapaneseEdit

Kanji in this term
しゅつ
Grade: 1
えん
Grade: 5
on’yomi

EtymologyEdit

From Sinitic 出演.

NounEdit

出演 (hiragana しゅつえん, rōmaji shutsuen)

  1. An appearance (as on a stage or on TV), a performance.
    あの (じょ) (ゆう)はテレビでの出演 (しゅつえん)はほとんどないです。
    Ano joyū wa terebi de no shutsuen wa hotondo nai desu.
    That actress has almost no TV appearances. / That actress almost never appears on TV.

VerbEdit

出演する (hiragana しゅつえん, rōmaji shutsuen)

  1. (intransitive) To appear (as on a stage or on TV), to perform.
    あの (じょ) (ゆう)はテレビによく出演 (しゅつえん)する。
    Ano joyū wa terebi ni yoku shutsuen suru.
    That actress often appears on TV.
  2. (transitive) To perform something (such as a play).
    喜劇 (きげき)出演 (しゅつえん)する
    kigeki o shutsuen suru
    perform a comedy

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ReferencesEdit

  • 2002, Ineko Kondō; Fumi Takano; Mary E Althaus; et. al., Shogakukan Progressive Japanese-English Dictionary, Third Edition, Tokyo: Shōgakukan, ISBN 4095102535.