大意

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Japanese[edit]

Kanji in this term
たい
Grade: 1

Grade: 3
on'yomi

Noun[edit]

大意 (hiragana たいい, romaji taii)

  1. purport, gist, general idea
  2. outline, summary

Mandarin[edit]

simpl. and trad.

Pronunciation[edit]

Mandarin (Standard Chinese, Beijing)
Pinyin dàyì
Zhuyin ㄉㄚˋ ㄧˋ
IPA (key) /ta̠⁵¹⁻⁵³ i⁵¹/
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大意
大義/大义

Adjective[edit]

大意 (traditional and simplified, Pinyin dàyì)

  1. (Intermediate Mandarin) careless; negligent

Noun[edit]

大意 (traditional and simplified, Pinyin dàyì)

  1. (Intermediate Mandarin) general idea; main points

Derived terms[edit]