豪雨

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Japanese[edit]

Kanji in this term
ごう
Grade: S

Grade: 1
on'yomi

Noun[edit]

豪雨 (hiragana ごうう, romaji gōu)

  1. downpour, heavy rain
    • 2011, NHK News:
      高知県 (こうちけん)では1000 (せん)ミリを ()える豪雨 (ごうう)になるなど、四国 (しこく)から関東 (かんとう)にかけての (ひろ)範囲 (はんい) (はげ)しい (あめ) () (つづ)いています。
      kōchi ken de wa sen miri o koeru gōu ni naru nado, shikoku kara kantō ni kakete no hiroi han'i de hageshii ame ga furitsuzuiteimasu.
      Heavy rain continues to fall over a wide area extending from Shikoku to Kanto including a downpour of over 1000 millimeters in Kochi Prefecture.