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[おどろ()·]
odoroki
noun

English Meaning(s) for 驚き

noun
  1. surprise; astonishment; wonder

Definition and Synonyms for 驚き

Surprisal the act of surprising someone
Synonyms: 驚き, 驚く
Wonder something that causes feelings of wonder
Synonyms: 不可思議, 不思議, , 怪奇, 驚き, 驚く, 驚異
Surprise a sudden unexpected event
Synonyms: びっくり, 一驚, あらぬ事, 卒爾, 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, 驚き, 驚く, 驚嘆, 驚愕
Admiration the feeling aroused by something strange and surprising
Synonyms: 感嘆, 感歎, 驚き, 驚く, 驚嘆, 驚歎, 驚異
Surprise the astonishment you feel when something totally unexpected happens to you
Synonyms: 驚き, 驚く

Meanings for each kanji in 驚き

wonder; be surprised; frightened; amazed Kanji Details »

Categories 驚き is a member of

Feeling the experiencing of affective and emotional states
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Perturbation the act of causing disorder
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Occurrence an event that happens
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Change an event that occurs when something passes from one state or phase to another
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Amazement the feeling that accompanies something extremely surprising
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Stroke Order Diagrams for 驚き

Sample Sentences for 驚き

They stared at her swimming suit in amazement.
It is a wonder that such a man is a policeman.
What a surprise!
It is surprising that he should not know this.
The results came as a surprise to many people.

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