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[きゅう()]
kyuu
na adjective, noun

English Meaning(s) for 急

na adjective
  1. sudden; abrupt; unexpected
  2. urgent; pressing
  3. steep; sharp; precipitous
  4. rapid; swift; fast
noun
  1. emergency; crisis; danger
  2. urgency; hurrying; haste
  3. (in gagaku or noh) end of a song

Definition and Synonyms for 急

High-Pitched set at a sharp or high angle or slant
Synonyms:
Suddenly happening unexpectedly
Synonyms: つと, ふと, ついと, はたと, ひたと, ふいと, ふっと, パッと, いきなり, たちまち, にわかに, やにわに, 不意に, 俄然, 忽然, , 急に, 急激, 突として, 突如, 突然, 豁然, 頓に
Steep having a sharp inclination
Synonyms: 切り立つ, 切り立った, 奇峭, 峻厳, 峻険, 巌巌とした, , 急峻, 険しい, 険峻, 険阻
Abruptly quickly and without warning
Synonyms: つと, ふと, さっと, ついと, つっと, ばっと, ひたと, ふいと, ふっと, パッと, いきなり, たちまち, にわかに, やにわに, 不意に, 俄然, 忽然, , 急に, 急激, 突として, 突如, 突然, 頓に
On The Spur Of The Moment on impulse
Synonyms: ふと, ひたと, ふいと, いきなり, たちまち, にわかに, ひょいと, やにわに, 不意に, 俄然, 忽然, , 急に, 突として, 突如, 突然, 頓に
Rapid done or occurring in a brief period of time
Synonyms: , 急激, 急速, トントン拍子, 早い, 迅速, 速やか, 飛躍的
Speedy characterized by speed
Synonyms: スピーディー, 快速, , 急激, 急速, 手っ取り早い, 手早い, 早い, 早め, 早める, 神速, 簡捷, 迅速, 速やか
Sudden happening without warning or in a short space of time
Synonyms: にわか, 不意, 出し抜く, 出し抜け, 卒爾, 唐突, , 急激, 慮外, 打ち付ける, 短兵急, 突然, 突発的
Abrupt exceedingly sudden and unexpected
Synonyms: にわか, 不意, 出し抜く, 出し抜け, 卒爾, 唐突, , 急激, 打ち付ける, 短兵急, 突然
On The Spur Of The Moment without premeditation
Synonyms: ふと, ひたと, ふいと, いきなり, たちまち, にわかに, ひょいと, やにわに, 不意に, 俄然, 忽然, , 急に, 突として, 突如, 突然, 頓に
Speedy moving with or capable of moving with high speed
Synonyms: スピーディー, 快速, , 急激, 急速, 手っ取り早い, 手早い, 早い, 早め, 早める, 神速, 簡捷, 迅速, 速やか

Meanings for each kanji in 急

hurry; emergency; sudden; steep Kanji Details »

Stroke Order Diagrams for 急

Sample Sentences for 急

She is apt to fits of depression.
I'm sorry we gave you such short notice of our visit.
They burst into tears.
The current of this river is rapid.
Such was Linda's disappointment that she burst into tears.

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