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JapaneseEdit

Kanji in this term
もく
Grade: S

Grade: 6
on'yomi

NounEdit

黙秘 (hiragana もくひ, romaji mokuhi)

  1. silence; not speaking; not revealing information

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VerbEdit

黙秘する (transitive, hiragana もくひする, romaji mokuhi suru)

  1. remain silent, refuse to speak in response to questions
    被告 (ひこく)黙秘 (もくひ)した。
    Hikoku wa mokuhi shita.
    The defendant remained silent.

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ReferencesEdit

  • 2002, Ineko Kondō; Fumi Takano; Mary E Althaus; et. al., Shogakukan Progressive Japanese-English Dictionary, Third Edition, Tokyo: Shōgakukan, ISBN 4095102535.
  • 2002, Yasuo Kitahara, 明鏡国語辞典 (Meikyō Kokugo Jiten), First Edition (in Japanese), Tokyo: Taishūkan Shoten, ISBN 4469021067