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bikkuri
suru verb, adverb, noun or verb acting prenominally

Alternate Written Forms:

[びっくり(吃驚)]
bikkuri
[びっくり(喫驚)]
bikkuri
bikkuri

English Meaning(s) for びっくり

suru verb, adverb
  1. to be surprised; to be amazed; to be frightened; to be astonished; to get startled; to jump
noun or verb acting prenominally
  1. surprise (e.g. surprise party)

Definition and Synonyms for びっくり

Surprise a sudden unexpected event
Synonyms: びっくり, あらぬこと, 一驚, 卒爾, 吃驚, 意表, 驚き, 驚く, 驚愕
Amazement the feeling that accompanies something extremely surprising
Synonyms: びっくり, 一驚, 仰天, 吃驚, 驚き, 驚く, 驚嘆, 驚愕

Categories びっくり is a member of

Feeling the experiencing of affective and emotional states
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Change an event that occurs when something passes from one state or phase to another
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Sample Sentences for びっくり

We were all astonished to hear the news.
His behavior never ceases to surprise me.
We were astonished at the news.
We were astonished by his bold attempt.
Yoko danced with a grace that surprised us.

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It means "to be surprised".

Looking at the sample sentences is a good way to work out the meaning if you are not sure.

鳥たちはその猫を見るとビックリして飛び去った。
The birds flew away in alarm when they saw the cat.
 

 

#2 Posted by flint over 4 years ago

does 「びっくりする」mean "to surprise" or "to be surprised"? I found it different with google translate.

ありがとうございます

#1 Posted by kakashikiki over 4 years ago, last modified at 4:16 PM


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