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ChineseEdit

open; operate (vehicle); start mouth; (a measure word, for people, livestock or utensils)
trad. (開口)
simp. (开口)

PronunciationEdit


VerbEdit

開口

  1. to open one's mouth
  2. to begin to talk
  3. to laugh out loud
  4. to crack open
  5. to sharpen a knife
  6. to breach a dam
  7. (literary) to eat

JapaneseEdit

Kanji in this term
かい
Grade: 3
こう
Grade: 1
on'yomi

PronunciationEdit

NounEdit

開口 ‎(hiragana かいこう, romaji kaikō)

  1. an opening such as an open window
  2. opening one's mouth and starting to speak

VerbEdit

開口する ‎(hiragana かいこうする, romaji kaikō suru)

  1. open one's mouth (and begin to speak)

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