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ChineseEdit

phonetic
trad. (糊塗)
simp. (糊涂)
alternative forms 胡塗胡涂

EtymologyEdit

Unknown.

PronunciationEdit


AdjectiveEdit

糊塗

  1. bewildered; confused; muddled
  2. messy; disordered; chaotic
  3. stupid; foolish

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AntonymsEdit

  • (bewildered): 清醒 (qīngxǐng)

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JapaneseEdit

Kanji in this term

Jinmeiyō

Grade: S
on’yomi

NounEdit

糊塗 (hiragana こと, rōmaji koto)

  1. hiding the truth; cheat, deception

VerbEdit

糊塗する (suru conjugation, hiragana ことする, rōmaji koto suru)

  1. gloss over a mistake

ConjugationEdit