See also: 勉强

ChineseEdit

exhort
 
strength; force; power
strength; force; power; powerful; better
trad. (勉強)
simp. (勉强)

PronunciationEdit


AdjectiveEdit

勉強

  1. forced; inadequate; grudging; reluctant
  2. passable; acceptable

SynonymsEdit

  • (passable):

AdverbEdit

勉強

  1. reluctantly; in a forced manner; grudgingly

VerbEdit

勉強

  1. to force somebody to do something
  2. to make do; to do with difficulty

SynonymsEdit

  • (to make do):

JapaneseEdit

Kanji in this term
べん
Grade: 3
きょう
Grade: 2
on’yomi
Alternative spelling
勉強 (kyūjitai)

EtymologyEdit

From Sinitic 勉強.

PronunciationEdit

NounEdit

(べん)(きょう) (benkyōべんきやう (benkyau)?

  1. studying, studies, study
    成績(せいせき)のためだけの勉強(べんきょう)
    seiseki no tame dake no benkyō
    studying for the sole purpose of getting good grades
    ここは部活(ぶかつ)などよりも勉強(べんきょう)熱心(ねっしん)学校(がっこう)だ。
    Koko wa bukatsu nado yori mo benkyō ni nesshin na gakkō da.
    This high school is more serious about studies than clubs or sports.

VerbEdit

(べん)(きょう)する (benkyō suruべんきやう (benkyau)? suru (stem (べん)(きょう) (benkyō shi), past (べん)(きょう)した (benkyō shita))

  1. to study
    英語(えいご)勉強(べんきょう)する
    eigo o benkyō suru
    to study English
  2. to discount, to reduce the price of something
    勉強(べんきょう)させてもらいます。
    Benkyō sasete moraimasu.
    Let me discount / I'll give you a discount.

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See alsoEdit

ReferencesEdit

  1. ^ 2006, 大辞林 (Daijirin), Third Edition (in Japanese), Tōkyō: Sanseidō, →ISBN

VietnameseEdit

Hán tự in this term

AdverbEdit

勉強

  1. Hán tự form of miễn cưỡng (reluctantly).

AdjectiveEdit

勉強

  1. Hán tự form of miễn cưỡng (reluctant).