活動

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Chinese[edit]

 
to live; alive; living; work; workmanship
 
to move; to change; to use; to act
trad. (活動)
simp. (活动)

Pronunciation[edit]


Verb[edit]

活動

  1. to move about; to exercise
  2. to maneuver; to wangle

Noun[edit]

活動

  1. (uncountable) activity (condition in which things are happening)
    地震活動 / 地震活动  ―  dìzhèn huódòng  ―  seismic activity
  2. (countable) activity (a thing that is done); event (Classifier: m)
    組織活動 / 组织活动  ―  zǔzhī huódòng  ―  to organize activities
    體育活動 / 体育活动  ―  tǐyù huódòng  ―  sporting activities
  3. (countable, uncountable, advertising) promotion; campaign; event (Classifier: m)

Adjective[edit]

活動

  1. shaky; unstable
  2. flexible; movable

Derived terms[edit]


Japanese[edit]

Kanji in this term
かつ
Grade: 2
どう
Grade: 3
on’yomi

Noun[edit]

活動 (hiragana かつどう, rōmaji katsudō)

  1. activity, work, operation
    • 1921, 牧野信一, 失題:
      「あの、活動 (かつどう)のならこちらに () (ほん)がございますから、どうぞ。
      “Ano, katsudō no nara kochira ni mihon ga gozaimasu kara, dōzo.
      Um, if you're going to go about that work, you might want to use this as an example.

Verb[edit]

活動する (hiragana かつどう, rōmaji katsudō)

  1. to act, to operate, to work
    • 1914, 夏目漱石, 私の個人主義:
       (おも)われるのですけれども、実際 (じっさい)その (とお)りに (かね)活動 (かつどう)する () (じょう) (いた) (かた)がない。
      Omowareru no desu keredomo, jissai sono tōri ni kane ga katsudō suru ijō wa itashikata ga nai.
      I can't help but think that in reality, money cannot act in any other way.

Conjugation[edit]

References[edit]

  • 2002, Ineko Kondō; Fumi Takano; Mary E Althaus; et. al., Shogakukan Progressive Japanese-English Dictionary, Third Edition, Tokyo: Shōgakukan, ISBN 4095102535.

Korean[edit]

Hanja in this term

Noun[edit]

活動 (hwaldong) (hangeul 활동)

  1. Hanja form? of 활동, “activity”.