快活

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Cantonese[edit]

simpl. and trad.

Adjective[edit]

快活 (traditional and simplified, Jyutping faai3 wut6)

  1. cheerful; happy; merry

Japanese[edit]

Kanji in this term
かい
Grade: 5
かつ
Grade: 2
on'yomi

Adjectival noun[edit]

快活 (-na inflection, hiragana かいかつ, romaji kaikatsu)

  1. cheerful, lively, lighthearted

Inflection[edit]

Synonyms[edit]

Noun[edit]

快活 (uncountable, hiragana かいかつ, romaji kaikatsu)

  1. cheerfulness, liveliness

References[edit]

  • 2002, Ineko Kondō; Fumi Takano; Mary E Althaus; et. al., Shogakukan Progressive Japanese-English Dictionary, Third Edition, Tokyo: Shōgakkan, ISBN 4095102535.

Mandarin[edit]

simpl. and trad.

Pronunciation[edit]

Mandarin (Standard Chinese, Beijing)
Pinyin kuàihuó
Zhuyin ㄎㄨㄞˋ ㄏㄨㄛˊ
IPA (key) /kʰu̯aɪ̯⁵¹ xu̯ɔ³⁵/

Adjective[edit]

快活 (traditional and simplified, Pinyin kuàihuó)

  1. (Intermediate Mandarin) cheerful; happy; merry

References[edit]

  • "快活" (in Mandarin), Pleco Dictionary. URL accessed on 2011-02-22.