暗中

Definition from Wiktionary, the free dictionary
Jump to navigation Jump to search

Chinese[edit]

 
dark; gloomy; hidden; secret
 
middle; center; within; among; in; while (doing sth); during; China; Chinese; hit (the mark)
simp. and trad.
(暗中)

Pronunciation[edit]


Adverb[edit]

暗中

  1. in the dark
  2. in secret; in private; surreptitiously; behind someone's back; privately; on the sly
    暗中做事  ―  zài ànzhōng zuòshì  ―  to do things in secret

Synonyms[edit]

  • (in secret):
edit

Japanese[edit]

Kanji in this term
あん
Grade: 3
ちゅう
Grade: 1
on’yomi

Noun[edit]

暗中 (hiragana あんちゅう, rōmaji anchū)

  1. the situation in the dark

Compounds[edit]