大笑

JapaneseEdit

Kanji in this term
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Etymology 1Edit

From Sinitic 大笑.

PronunciationEdit

Usage notesEdit

This word is more commonly read using the kun'yomi ōwarai.

NounEdit

大笑 (hiragana たいしょう, historical hiragana たいせう, romaji taishō)

  1. uproarious laughter
SynonymsEdit

VerbEdit

大笑 + する (hiragana たいしょうする, romaji taishō suru)

  1. to guffaw, to laugh uproariously, to roar with laughter
ConjugationEdit

Etymology 2Edit

Prefixed compound of (ō-, big) +‎ (warai, laughing, laughter).

PronunciationEdit

Adjectival nounEdit

大笑 (-na inflection, hiragana おおわらい, historical hiragana おほわらひ, romaji ōwarai)

  1. uproariously funny

NounEdit

大笑 (hiragana おおわらい, romaji ōwarai)

  1. uproarious laughter
Alternative formsEdit
SynonymsEdit

VerbEdit

大笑 + する (hiragana おおわらいする, romaji ōwarai suru)

  1. to guffaw, to laugh uproariously, to roar with laughter
ConjugationEdit

MandarinEdit

simpl. and trad.

PronunciationEdit

Mandarin (Standard Chinese, Beijing)
Pinyin dàxiào
Zhuyin ㄉㄚˋ ㄒㄧㄠˋ
IPA (key) /ta̠⁵¹⁻⁵³ ɕi̯ɑʊ̯⁵¹/

VerbEdit

大笑 (traditional and simplified, Pinyin dàxiào)

  1. to laugh uproariously; to burst out laughing

Derived termsEdit

Last modified on 8 April 2014, at 11:28