調子

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See also: 调子

Chinese[edit]

 
harmonize; reconcile; blend; suit well; provoke; incite; mode (music); to move (troops); tune; tone; melody; to transfer
 
child; son; (noun suff.); small thing; midnight; 11 p.m.-1 a.m.; seed; egg; 1st earthly branch
trad. (調子) 調
simp. (调子)

Pronunciation[edit]


Noun[edit]

調子

  1. pitch (of sound or music)
  2. tune; melody
  3. accent
  4. tone (of speaking)
  5. mood (of an article, speech, etc.)
  6. argument; view

Japanese[edit]

Kanji in this term
調
ちょう
Grade: 3

Grade: 1
on'yomi

Noun[edit]

調子 (hiragana ちょうし, rōmaji chōshi, historical hiragana てうし)

  1. condition
    今日 (きょう)調子 (ちょうし)がいい。
    Kyō wa chōshi ga ii.
    I am in good condition today.
    調子 (ちょうし) (わる)
    chōshi ga warui
    out of it
  2. sound

Idioms[edit]