kamikaze

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English[edit]

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Etymology[edit]

From Japanese 神風 (かみかぜ (kamikaze, divine wind)).

Noun[edit]

kamikaze (plural kamikazes)

  1. An attack requiring the suicide of the one carrying it out, especially when done with an aircraft.
  2. One who carries out a suicide attack, especially with an aircraft.
  3. (colloquial) One who takes excessive risks, as for example in a sporting event.

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Verb[edit]

kamikaze (third-person singular simple present kamikazes, present participle kamikazeing, simple past and past participle kamikazed)

  1. (transitive) To destroy (a ship, etc.) in a suicide attack, especially by crashing an aircraft.
  2. (intransitive) To carry out a suicide attack, especially by crashing an aircraft.
  3. (intransitive, slang) To fail disastrously.

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Catalan[edit]

Noun[edit]

kamikaze m (plural kamikazes)

  1. kamikaze

Czech[edit]

Alternative forms[edit]

Noun[edit]

kamikaze m

  1. kamikaze (one who makes an attack requiring his suicide, especially when done with an aircraft)

French[edit]

Etymology[edit]

From Japanese kamikaze.

Noun[edit]

kamikaze m, f (plural kamikazes)

  1. kamikaze

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Italian[edit]

Etymology[edit]

Japanese

Noun[edit]

kamikaze m (invariable)

  1. kamikaze

Portuguese[edit]

Portuguese Wikipedia has an article on:

Wikipedia pt

Alternative forms[edit]

Etymology[edit]

From Japanese 神風 (かみかぜ (kamikaze, suicide flyer, literally divine wind)).

Pronunciation[edit]

  • (Portugal) IPA(key): /ka.mi.ˈka.zɨ/
  • Hyphenation: ka‧mi‧ka‧ze

Noun[edit]

kamikaze m (plural kamikazes)

  1. kamikaze

Adjective[edit]

kamikaze m, f (plural kamikazes, comparable)

  1. kamikaze

Spanish[edit]

Etymology[edit]

From Japanese 神風 (かみかぜ (kamikaze, suicide flyer, literally divine wind)).

Pronunciation[edit]

Noun[edit]

kamikaze m (plural kamikazes)

  1. kamikaze