See also: 助长

ChineseEdit

to help; to assist
 
long; length; forever
long; length; forever; always; constantly; chief; head; elder; to grow; to develop
trad. (助長)
simp. (助长)

PronunciationEdit


VerbEdit

助長

  1. to encourage growth; to foster; to contribute to a development; to drive
  2. (derogatory) to induce; to impel; to encourage; to provoke; to foment; to abet

SynonymsEdit

  • (to encourage growth):
  • (to induce):

Derived termsEdit


JapaneseEdit

Kanji in this term
じょ
Grade: 3
ちょう
Grade: 2
on’yomi

PronunciationEdit

NounEdit

(じょ)(ちょう) (jochō

  1. promotion, encouragement, furtherance, advancement[2]

VerbEdit

(じょ)(ちょう)する (jochō surusuru (stem (じょ)(ちょう) (jochō shi), past (じょ)(ちょう)した (jochō shita))

  1. to promote, to encourage, to foster, to foment, to forward[2]

ReferencesEdit

  1. ^ 1960, Tetsuo Hirayama (平山輝男, editor), 全国アクセント辞典 (Zenkoku Akusento Jiten, Nationwide Accent Dictionary), (in Japanese), Tōkyō: Tōkyōdō, →ISBN
  2. 2.0 2.1 Taishukan's Genius Japanese-English Dictionary (in English), Tōkyō: Taishukan, 1998.