度胸

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Japanese[edit]

Kanji in this term

Grade: 3
きょう
Grade: 6
on’yomi

Pronunciation[edit]

Noun[edit]

度胸 (hiragana どきょう, rōmaji dokyō)

  1. courage; nerve (as of steel)
    あの (おとこ) () (きょう)がある。
    Ano otoko wa dokyō ga aru.
    He is a man of courage.
    いい () (きょう)してるな。
    Ii dokyō shiteru na.
    You got a lot of guts.

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 978-4-14-011112-3