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驚く
愕く
駭く
Readings

odoroku
English
Godan verb with 'ku' ending
Intransitive verb
to be surprised, to be astonished

Conjugated forms
Present, Future 驚く, 驚きます
[does], will [do]
驚かない, 驚きません
doesn't [do], will not [do]
Past 驚いた, 驚きました
[did]
驚かなかった, 驚きませんでした
didn't [do]
Te-form, Continuative 驚いて, 驚きまして 驚かないで, 驚きませんで 驚かなくて
Kanjis
ON: キョウ KUN: おどろ.く, おどろ.かす
wonder, be surprised, frightened, amazed

Stroke: 22 JLPT: N1 SKIP: 2-12-10 FC: 4832.2


ON: ガク KUN: おどろ.く
surprised, frightened

Stroke: 12 SKIP: 1-3-9 FC: 9602.2


ON: ガイ, カイ KUN: おどろ.く, おどろ.かす
be surprised

Stroke: 16 SKIP: 1-10-6 FC: 7038.8


Phrases
その銃声に我々はあっと驚いた。
Parts: 其の (その) 銃声 (じゅうせい) 我々 (われわれ) あっと (アッと) 驚く (おどろく)
We are astonished at the shot.

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