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Kanji in this term
うつ
Grade: S
kun’yomi

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PronunciationEdit

AdjectiveEdit

虚ろ (-na inflection, hiragana うつろ, rōmaji utsuro)

  1. hollow; empty; vacant; devoid of contents
  2. (figuratively) hollow; empty; vacant; lifeless
     (うつ) ()utsuro na meempty eyes
    うつろ () (せん)utsuro na mesenempty gaze
    うつろ (こえ)utsuro na koehollow voice
     (こころ) (うつ)ろさkokoro no utsurosaemptiness of the heart

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InflectionEdit

NounEdit

虚ろ (hiragana うつろ, rōmaji utsuro)

  1. emptiness; vacancy; hollow; void; cavity
  2. (figuratively) emptiness; vacancy; hollow; void; hole; cavity
     (こころ) (うつ) ()めるkokoro no utsuro o umerufill the void in one's heart

ReferencesEdit

  1. ^ 2006, 大辞林 (Daijirin), Third Edition (in Japanese), Tōkyō: Sanseidō, →ISBN