TAKOBOTO

Japanese dictionary & Nihongo learning tool. Use it online here or download an offline app
孤軍奮闘
Readings
こぐんふんとう
kogunfuntou
Meanings
Noun (futsuumeishi)
noun or participle which takes the aux. verb suru
fighting aloneeinsamer Kampf

Kanji
ON:
orphan, alone

ON: グンKUN: いくさ
army, force, troops, war, battle

ON: フンKUN: ふる.う
stirred up, be invigorated, flourish

ON: トウKUN: たたか.う, あらそ.う
fight, war

Example sentences
孤軍奮闘したけれど、衆寡敵せず、彼のビジネスプランは受け入れられなかったよ。Parts: 孤軍奮闘 (こぐんふんとう), けど (けれども), 衆寡 (しゅうか), (てき), (かれ), ビジネスプラン (ビジネス・プラン), 受け入れる (うけいれる)He put up a brave and lone struggle, but up against such heavy odds he couldn't get his business plan accepted.

Community comments
The words and kanji on this web site come from the amazing dictionary files JMDict, EDICT and KANJIDIC. These files are the property of the Electronic Dictionary Research and Development Group, and are used in conformance with the Group's licence. The example sentences come from the projects Tatoeba and Tanaka Corpus. Kanji search by radicals is based on the Kradfile2 and Kradfile-u files containing radical decomposition of 13108 Japanese characters. Many thanks to all the people involved in those projects!