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ChineseEdit

east
 
go to; towards; to hurry or rush; to run quickly; to elope
west
 
to walk; to go; to move; to leave
trad. (東奔西走) 西
simp. (东奔西走) 西

PronunciationEdit


IdiomEdit

東奔西走

  1. to rush about busily; to busy oneself; to run about; to be on the move

See alsoEdit


JapaneseEdit

Kanji in this term
西
とう
Grade: 2
ほん
Grade: S
せい
Grade: 2
そう
Grade: 2
on’yomi

PronunciationEdit

NounEdit

東奔西走 (hiragana とうほんせいそう, rōmaji tōhonseisō)

  1. busying oneself, running about

VerbEdit

東奔西走する (suru conjugation, hiragana とうほんせいそうする, rōmaji tōhonseisō suru)

  1. busy oneself, run about, be on the move

ConjugationEdit

ReferencesEdit

  1. ^ 1998, NHK日本語発音アクセント辞典 (NHK Japanese Pronunciation Accent Dictionary) (in Japanese), Tōkyō: NHK, →ISBN

KoreanEdit

Hanja in this term
西

NounEdit

東奔西走 (dongbunseoju) (hangeul 동분서주)

  1. Hanja form? of 동분서주 (busying oneself, running about).