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English Meaning(s) for 苦

noun
  1. pain; anguish; suffering; distress; anxiety; worry; trouble; difficulty; hardship
  2. duhkha (suffering)

Definition and Synonyms for 苦

Suffering feelings of mental or physical pain
Synonyms: つらさ, 四苦八苦, 困難, 悩み, 悩む, 疾苦, 痛み, 痛む, 艱苦, , 苦しみ, 苦しむ, 苦患, 苦悩, 苦痛, 苦衷, 辛酸
Torment intense feelings of suffering
Synonyms: うるさい, 倒懸, 八苦, 患う, 悩み, 悩む, 水火, 煩い, , 苦しさ, 苦しみ, 苦しむ, 苦患, 苦悩, 苦痛, 重苦
Torment extreme mental distress
Synonyms: 心労, 悩乱, , 悶え, 悶える, 憂悶, 懊悩, 懊悩煩悶, 煩悶懊悩, 痛苦, , 苦しみ, 苦しむ, 苦患, 苦悩, 苦悶, 苦痛, 責め苦
Painfulness emotional distress
Synonyms: つらさ, 憂苦, 痛み, 痛む, 痛苦, , 苦しさ, 苦しみ, 苦しむ, 苦悩, 苦痛
Visitation an annoying or frustrating or catastrophic event
Synonyms: 労苦, 多難, 惨苦, , 苦患, 苦難, 荒波, 試み, 試む, 試みる, 試練, 辛苦, 難儀
Painfulness a fundamental feeling that people try to avoid
Synonyms: つらさ, 憂苦, 痛み, 痛む, 痛苦, , 苦しさ, 苦しみ, 苦しむ, 苦悩, 苦痛
Torment acute mental or physical pain
Synonyms: うるさい, 倒懸, 八苦, 患う, 悩み, 悩む, 水火, 煩い, , 苦しさ, 苦しみ, 苦しむ, 苦患, 苦悩, 苦痛, 重苦

Meanings for each kanji in 苦

suffering; trial; worry; hardship; feel bitter; scowl Kanji Details »

Categories 苦 is a member of

Feeling the experiencing of affective and emotional states
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Affliction a cause of great suffering and distress
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Painfulness emotional distress
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Suffering feelings of mental or physical pain
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Distress psychological suffering
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Sample Sentences for 苦

The official got the sack for currying favor with the contractors.
My wrist and forearm hurt, I think I might be suffering from carpal tunnel syndrome.
Tom doesn't mind devoting a lot of time to helping the homeless.
He goofed on the job and got fired.
She had no difficulty in learning the poem by heart.

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