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ChineseEdit

8th heavenly stem; tired
 
bitter; intensely; miserable; painful
trad. (辛苦)
simp. #(辛苦)
anagram 苦辛

PronunciationEdit


AdjectiveEdit

辛苦

  1. laborious; hard; miserable; exhausting

SynonymsEdit

VerbEdit

辛苦

  1. to work hard; to toil; to go through hardship
    辛苦一輩子 / 辛苦一辈子  ―  xīnkǔ yībèizi  ―  to work hard all one's life
  2. (polite) to trouble; to bother

SynonymsEdit

InterjectionEdit

辛苦

  1. polite expression used in thanking someone for assistance given; can be used for general assistance over time or a specific act
    辛苦  ―  xīnkǔ le!  ―  Thanks for your trouble!

Usage notesEdit

In this sense, usually followed by (le).

Derived termsEdit


JapaneseEdit

Kanji in this term
しん
Grade: S

Grade: 3
on’yomi

PronunciationEdit

NounEdit

辛苦 (hiragana しんく, rōmaji shinku)

  1. hardship

VerbEdit

辛苦する (suru conjugation, hiragana しんくする, rōmaji shinku suru)

  1. go through great hardship

ConjugationEdit

ReferencesEdit

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