See also: 缓慢

ChineseEdit

 
slow; sluggish; gradual
slow; sluggish; gradual; to postpone
slow
trad. (緩慢)
simp. (缓慢)

PronunciationEdit


Note: wun4 maan6 - non-standard.

AdjectiveEdit

緩慢

  1. slow; sluggish; tardy

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JapaneseEdit

Kanji in this term
かん
Grade: S
まん
Grade: S
on’yomi

Adjectival nounEdit

緩慢(かんまん) (kanman-na (adnominal 緩慢(かんまん) (kanman na), adverbial 緩慢(かんまん) (kanman ni))

  1. sluggish, slow, slack
    • 1926, 宮本百合子, 京都人の生活:
      都市(とし)活動(かつどう)緩慢(かんまん)で、時間(じかん)精力(せいりょく)にゆとりがある(ゆえ)
      Toshi no katsudō ga kanman de, jikan to seiryoku ni yutori ga aru yue.
      Activity in the city is slow, so people have time and energy to spare.
  2. lax

InflectionEdit

NounEdit

緩慢(かんまん) (kanman

  1. sluggishness
  2. laxness