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動揺, どうよう

  • dōyō
JLPT LEVEL 1

Definition

noun (common) (futsuumeishi), noun or participle which takes the aux. verb suru

  • disturbance
  • unrest
  • shaking
  • trembling
  • pitching
  • rolling
  • oscillation
  • agitation
  • excitement
  • commotion

Examples of 動揺,どうよう in a Sentence

はその悲しい知らせ動揺覚えた。
I felt disturbed at the sad news.
はその知らせ動揺した
He was agitated by the news.
はその知らせ自ら動揺する覚えた。
He felt himself shaken at the news.
はその知らせ自ら動揺する覚えた。
He felt himself shaken at the news.
その交通事故知らせ動揺した
I was upset by the news of the traffic accident.
I was profoundly disturbed by this news.
He was too upset to distinguish vice from virtue.
The manufacturing sector is a frenzy over the new monetary policy.
Bruce was terribly upset when his girlfriend left him, but he soon got over it.
The story shook him badly.

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