猛烈

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Chinese[edit]

 
ferocious; suddenly; fierce; violent; abrupt
 
ardent; intense; split; crack; rend
simp. and trad.
(猛烈)

Pronunciation[edit]


Adjective[edit]

猛烈

  1. fierce; strong; blistering; furious

Japanese[edit]

Kanji in this term
もう
Grade: S
れつ
Grade: S
on'yomi

Adjective[edit]

猛烈 ‎(-na inflection, hiragana もうれつ, romaji mōretsu)

  1. extreme, strong, driving (rain), blistering (heat or attack), ardent, furious
    東海 (とうかい)から西 (にし)各地 (かくち)中心 (ちゅうしん)に、24日 (にじゅうよっか) (つづ)いて猛烈 (もうれつ) (あつ)さとなりました。
    Tōkai kara nishi no kakuchi o chūshin ni, nijūyokka ni tsuzuite mōretsu na atsusa to narimashita.
    From Tōkai to all over western Japan, where it centered, blistering heat continued to the 24th.

Inflection[edit]

Noun[edit]

猛烈 ‎(hiragana もうれつ, romaji mōretsu)

  1. being extreme, being strong, impetuosity