đụng

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Vietnamese[edit]

Pronunciation[edit]

Etymology 1[edit]

Non-Sino-Vietnamese reading of Chinese (SV: động). Compare động.

Verb[edit]

đụng

  1. to bump against; to collide (with); to come into collision
  2. (Central Vietnam, Southern Vietnam) to meet (unexpectedly); to encounter
  3. (Central Vietnam, Southern Vietnam) to marry (each other)
  4. (Central Vietnam, Southern Vietnam) Synonym of động (to touch (with, upon))

Etymology 2[edit]

Verb[edit]

đụng

  1. (colloquial) to club together (to eat, buy something)

Etymology 3[edit]

Noun[edit]

đụng

  1. (Central Vietnam) Alternative form of đũng (seat (of trousers))