漠然

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Chinese[edit]

desert; unconcerned
 
correct; right; so; thus; like this; ‑ly
simp. and trad.
(漠然)

Pronunciation[edit]


Adjective[edit]

漠然

  1. indifferent; apathetic; cold

Derived terms[edit]


Japanese[edit]

Kanji in this term
ばく
Grade: S
ぜん
Grade: 4
on’yomi

Pronunciation[edit]

Adjective[edit]

漠然 (-tari inflection, hiragana ばくぜん, rōmaji bakuzen)

  1. vague, indistinct
    • 1932, Motojirō Kajii, のんきな患者:
      たとえ吉田 (よしだ)漠然 (ばくぜん)とそれを (かん)じることができても
      tatoe yoshida wa bakuzen to sore o kanjiru koto ga dekite mo
      even if Yoshida could sense it vaguely, [...]

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