First appears in the early 1500s.
- (Tokyo) い[zúꜜì] (Atamadaka – ) adverb
- (Tokyo) ず [zùí] (Heiban – ) adverb
- IPA(key): [d͡zɨᵝi]
- straightforwardly, wholeheartedly, unreservedly, directly, immediately, all at once, in one go
- Synonym: 一気 (ikki)
Used with the adverbial particle と (to).
- zui to arukidasu
- to set forth [walking] without reservation
Not to be confused with adverb 惴惴 (zuizui, “in a manner quaking with fear”).
Attaches to nouns or verbs.
In popular use during the late 1700s.
Any of various on'yomi terms.
|For pronunciation and definitions of ずい – see the following entry.|
|(This term, ずい, is an alternative spelling of the above Sino-Japanese term.|
For a list of all kanji read as ずい, not just those used in Japanese terms, see Category:Japanese kanji read as ずい.)