女色

Definition from Wiktionary, the free dictionary
Jump to: navigation, search

Chinese[edit]

female; woman
 
color; dice; color; look; appearance
simp. and trad.
(女色)

Pronunciation[edit]


Noun[edit]

女色

  1. female charms
  2. lust for women; lewdness

Japanese[edit]

Etymology 1[edit]

Kanji in this term
じょ
Grade: 1
しょく
Grade: 2
on'yomi

Noun[edit]

女色 (hiragana じょしょく, romaji joshoku)

  1. woman's beauty or charms
  2. love affair with a woman
  3. lust for women

Etymology 2[edit]

Kanji in this term
にょ
Grade: 1
しょく
Grade: 2
on'yomi

Noun[edit]

女色 (hiragana にょしょく, romaji nyoshoku)

  1. Same as above.