監督

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Japanese[edit]

Kanji in this term
かん
Grade: S
とく
Grade: S
on'yomi

Noun[edit]

監督 (hiragana かんとく, romaji kantoku)

  1. director, supervisor, manager, superintendent
    キューブリック監督 (かんとく)映画 (えいが)
    kyūburikku kantoku no eiga
    A film directed by Mr. Kubrick
    野球 (やきゅう)チームの監督 (かんとく)
    yakyū chīmu no kantoku
    A manager of a baseball team
  2. direction, supervision, control
    ~の監督 (かんとく) (もと)
    ~ no kantoku no moto ni
    under the direction/supervision of
    試験 (しけん)監督 (かんとく)をする
    shiken no kantoku o suru
    to supervise an exam

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Verb[edit]

監督 + する (hiragana かんとくする, romaji kantoku suru)

  1. to direct; to supervise; to manage
    子供 (こども)監督 (かんとく)する
    kodomo o kantokusuru
    to supervise children

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References[edit]

  • 2002, Ineko Kondō; Fumi Takano; Mary E Althaus; et. al., Shogakukan Progressive Japanese-English Dictionary, Third Edition, Tokyo: Shōgakkan, ISBN 4095102535.
  • 1998, 広辞苑 (Kōjien), Fifth Edition (in Japanese), Tōkyō: Iwanami Shoten, ISBN 4000801112
  • 2002, Yasuo Kitahara, 明鏡国語辞典 (Meikyō Kokugo Jiten), First Edition (in Japanese), Tokyo: Taishūkan Shoten, ISBN 4469021067

Korean[edit]

Hanja in this word

Noun[edit]

監督 (gamdok) (hangeul 감독)

  1. Hanja form? of 감독, “direction, supervision”.

Mandarin[edit]

simpl. 监督
trad.

Pronunciation[edit]

Mandarin (Standard Chinese, Beijing)
Pinyin jiāndū
Zhuyin ㄐㄧㄢ ㄉㄨ
IPA (key) /t͡ɕi̯ɛn⁵⁵ tu⁵⁵/

Noun[edit]

監督 (traditional, Pinyin jiāndū, simplified 监督)

  1. supervision, overseeing

Verb[edit]

監督 (traditional, Pinyin jiāndū, simplified 监督)

  1. to supervise; to superintend