ChineseEdit

quiet; sad
 
so; thus; like this; ‑ly; correct; right
simp. and trad.
(悄然)

PronunciationEdit


AdverbEdit

悄然

  1. (literary) sorrowfully; sadly
  2. (literary) quietly; softly

AdjectiveEdit

悄然

  1. (literary) distressed; laden with grief; sad

SynonymsEdit


JapaneseEdit

Kanji in this term
しょう
Hyōgaiji
ぜん
Grade: 4
on’yomi

AdjectiveEdit

悄然 (しょうぜん) (shōzen) (-tari inflection, adnominal 悄然(しょうぜん)たる (shōzen taru), adverbial 悄然(しょうぜん) (shōzen to) or 悄然(しょうぜん)として (shōzen toshite))

  1. crestfallen

AdverbEdit

悄然 (しょうぜん) (shōzen)

  1. dejectedly