万万

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Chinese[edit]

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Pronunciation[edit]


Adverb[edit]

万万

  1. absolutely (not)
    • 金钱万万 [Beijing Mandarin, MSC, simp.]
      Jīnqián bù shì wàn néng de, dàn méi qián shì wànwàn bù néng de. [Pinyin]
      Money can't do everything, but you certainly can't do everything without money.
    • 恐怕搬家万万不行 [Beijing Mandarin, MSC, simp.]
      Kǒngpà bānjiā shì wànwàn bùxíng de. [Pinyin]
      Unfortunately, moving is out of the question.

Usage notes[edit]

  • This adverb is almost always followed by a negative expression.

Noun[edit]

万万

  1. (rare) hundred million
Synonyms[edit]

Japanese[edit]

Kanji in this term
ばん
Grade: 2
ばん
Grade: 2
on'yomi

Adjectival noun[edit]

万万 (shinjitai kanji, kyūjitai kanji 萬萬, -na inflection, hiragana ばんばん, romaji banban)

  1. very much (wanting to do something that one cannot do)

Synonyms[edit]

Adverb[edit]

万万 (hiragana ばんばん, romaji banban)

  1. enough, to the full amount, to the fullest degree
  2. entirely not - with a denial word(ない, )