徘徊

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Japanese[edit]

Kanji in this term
Hyōgaiji Hyōgaiji

Noun[edit]

徘徊 (hiragana はいかい, romaji haikai)

  1. prowling

Verb[edit]

徘徊 + する (hiragana はいかいする, romaji haikai suru)

  1. prowl, wander, loiter

Conjugation[edit]


Mandarin[edit]

simpl. and trad.

Pronunciation[edit]

Mandarin (Standard Chinese, Beijing)
Pinyin páihuái
Zhuyin ㄆㄞˊ ㄏㄨㄞˊ
IPA (key) /pʰaɪ̯³⁵ xu̯aɪ̯³⁵/
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Verb[edit]

徘徊 (traditional and simplified, Pinyin páihuái)

  1. (Advanced Mandarin) to pace back and forth
  2. (Advanced Mandarin) to hesitate