衝動

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Chinese[edit]

of great force; towards; dash against
 
to use; to act; to move; to change
trad. (衝動)
simp. (冲动)

Pronunciation[edit]


Adjective[edit]

衝動

  1. impulsive

Noun[edit]

衝動

  1. urge; impulse

Verb[edit]

衝動

  1. to act out of impulse

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Japanese[edit]

Kanji in this term
しょう
Grade: S
どう
Grade: 3
on'yomi

Pronunciation[edit]

Noun[edit]

衝動 ‎(hiragana しょうどう, romaji shōdō)

  1. impulse
    衝動 (しょうどう) ()られる
    shōdō ni karareru
    be driven by an impulse
    衝動的 (しょうどうてき)
    shōdōtekini
    impulsively; on the spur of the moment
    衝動 (しょうどう) (おさ)える
    shōdō o osaeru
    resist [overcome, stifle] an impulse
  2. impetus
  3. urge

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