ChineseEdit

absurd; fantastic
 
to think; to believe; to suppose; to wish; to want; to miss
simp. and trad.
(妄想)
 
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VerbEdit

妄想

  1. to vainly hope to (do something); to attempt in vain
  2. (medicine) to be deluded; to be delusional

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NounEdit

妄想

  1. wishful thinking; vain hope
  2. (~症) (medicine) delusion; delusional disorder
  3. (Southern Sixian Hakka) gift; present

JapaneseEdit

Kanji in this term
もう
Grade: S
そう
Grade: 3
on’yomi

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NounEdit

妄想(もうそう) (mōsō

  1. a delusion

VerbEdit

妄想(もうそう)する (mōsō surutransitive suru (stem 妄想(もうそう) (mōsō shi), past 妄想(もうそう)した (mōsō shita))

  1. have a delusion; stay in a fantasy

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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.

KoreanEdit

Hanja in this term

NounEdit

妄想 (mangsang) (hangeul 망상)

  1. Hanja form? of 망상.