奔騰

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Chinese[edit]

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Pronunciation[edit]


Verb[edit]

奔騰

  1. (Advanced Mandarin) to gallop

Japanese[edit]

Kanji in this term
ほん
Grade: S
とう
Grade: S
on'yomi

Noun[edit]

奔騰 (hiragana ほんとう, romaji hontō)

  1. a jump, a sudden rise, soaring
  2. sudden increase of prices

Verb[edit]

奔騰 + する (hiragana ほんとうする, romaji hontō suru)

  1. to jump suddenly, to soar
    • 1940, 海野十三, 地球要塞:
      やがて洋上 (ようじょう)には、真白 (まっしろ)水柱 (みずばしら)奔騰 (ほんとう)した。
      yagate yōjō ni wa, masshiro na mizubashira ga hontō shita.
      Before long, a pure white column of water spewed out from the ocean's surface.
  2. for prices or values to skyrocket

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