応酬

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Japanese[edit]

Kanji in this term
おう
Grade: 5
しゅう
Grade: S
on'yomi

Noun[edit]

応酬 (hiragana おうしゅう, romaji ōshū)

  1. retort, angry response
     (はげ)しい言葉 (ことば)応酬 (おうしゅう)があった。
    hageshii kotoba no ōshū ga atta.
    There was an exchange of harsh words.
  2. exchange, especially an exchange of words in anger

Verb[edit]

応酬 + する (transitive and intransitive, hiragana おうしゅうする, romaji ōshū suru)

  1. to retort
  2. to exchange

Conjugation[edit]