内幕

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Japanese[edit]

Etymology 1[edit]

Kanji in this term
うち
Grade: 2
まく
Grade: 6
yutōyomi

Noun[edit]

内幕 (hiragana うちまく, romaji uchimaku)

  1. the lowdown, the inside story, inside information
    • 1949, 三好十郎, 恐怖の季節:
       (かれ)らの内幕 (うちまく)経歴 (けいれき)をかなりよく ()っている (わたし) ()うから、信用 (しんよう)してくれてよろしい。
      karera no uchimaku ya keireki o kanari yoku shitteiru watashi ga iu kara, shin'yō shite kurete yoroshii.
      I know quite a lot about stuff like their personal histories and inside information so you can trust what I'm telling you.

Etymology 2[edit]

Kanji in this term
ない
Grade: 2
まく
Grade: 6
on'yomi

Noun[edit]

内幕 (hiragana ないまく, romaji naimaku)

  1. Same as above.

Mandarin[edit]

simpl.
trad. 內幕

Pronunciation[edit]

Mandarin (Standard Chinese, Beijing)
Pinyin nèimù
Zhuyin ㄋㄟˋ ㄇㄨˋ
IPA (key) /neɪ̯⁵¹⁻⁵³ mu⁵¹/
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Noun[edit]

内幕 (simplified, Pinyin nèimù, traditional 內幕)

  1. (Advanced Mandarin) the inside story