告訴

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See also: 告诉

Chinese[edit]

to tell; to inform; to say complain; sue; tell
trad. (告訴)
simp. (告诉)
variant forms 告愬
anagram 訴告诉告

Pronunciation 1[edit]


Verb[edit]

告訴

  1. (chiefly Mandarin) to tell; to inform
    不要現在告訴 [MSC, trad.]
    不要现在告诉 [MSC, simp.]
    Qǐng bùyào xiànzài jiù gàosu tā. [Pinyin]
    Please don't tell him yet.
    爸爸告訴哪兒 [MSC, trad.]
    爸爸告诉哪儿 [MSC, simp.]
    Wǒ bàba gàosu wǒ yào qù nǎr. [Pinyin]
    My dad told me where to go.
Synonyms[edit]
Dialectal synonyms of 告訴 (“to tell”) [map]
Variety Location Words
Formal (Written Standard Chinese) 告訴
Mandarin Beijing 告送
Taiwan 告訴
Jinan 告送, 告訴
Xi'an 說給
Wuhan 告信
Chengdu 給……說
Yangzhou 告送
Hefei 給……講
Cantonese Guangzhou 話……知
Hong Kong 話……知, 話畀……知, 話……聽, 話畀……聽
Yangjiang 話……知, 話知
Gan Nanchang 告送
Hakka Meixian 話……知
Miaoli (N. Sixian) 同……講
Liudui (S. Sixian) 同……講
Hsinchu (Hailu) 摎……講
Dongshi (Dabu) 同……講
Hsinchu (Raoping) 同……講
Yunlin (Zhao'an) 拁……講
Jin Taiyuan , 告給
Min Bei Jian'ou 邀……話
Min Dong Fuzhou 共……講
Min Nan Xiamen 共……講
Quanzhou 共……說
Zhangzhou 共……講
Taipei 共……講
Kaohsiung 共……講
Penang 共……講
Philippines (Manila) 共……說, 共……講
Chaozhou 個……呾
Wu Shanghai 告訴
Suzhou 告送, 告訴
Wenzhou 匄……講, 告訴
Xiang Changsha 告送
Shuangfeng 話耗, 講耗, 告耗

Pronunciation 2[edit]


Verb[edit]

告訴

  1. (formal, law) to file a lawsuit against someone
Derived terms[edit]

Japanese[edit]

Kanji in this term
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Grade: 4

Grade: S
on’yomi

Pronunciation[edit]

Noun[edit]

告訴 (hiragana こくそ, rōmaji kokuso)

  1. accusation, charge, lawsuit

Verb[edit]

告訴する (hiragana こくそする, rōmaji kokuso suru)

  1. accuse, charge
  2. sue, bring a case against

References[edit]

  1. ^ 1998, NHK日本語発音アクセント辞典 (NHK Japanese Pronunciation Accent Dictionary) (in Japanese), Tōkyō: NHK, →ISBN

Korean[edit]

Hanja in this term

Noun[edit]

告訴 (goso) (hangeul 고소)

  1. Hanja form? of 고소 (accusation, charge, accuse, charge).