堂々, 堂堂, どうどう

  • dōdō
JLPT 1

Definition of 堂々,堂堂,どうどう

`taru' adjective, adverb taking the `to' particle

  • magnificent
  • grand
  • impressive
  • dignified
  • majestic
  • imposing
  • stately

  • fair
  • square
  • open

adverb taking the `to' particle

  • grandly
  • boldly
  • confidently

  • fairly
  • squarely

  • unreservedly
  • without apology
  • without hesitation

Related Kanji

public chamber, hall

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Examples of 堂々,堂堂,どうどう in a Sentence

はその式典堂々振る舞った
He bore himself well at the ceremony.
堂々なさい
Walk tall, son.
The old man had a noble countenance.
High school students who flagrantly smoke in class and the teachers who can't caution them will be punished.
He lives in that stately mansion.
He stood tall even under criticism.
ボート操作者禁煙表示にも関わらず堂々といつも吸っていた。
Despite "No Smoking" signs, the boat operator was brazenly smoking all the time.
堂々振る舞う
He carries himself regally.
演説堂々やった
He delivered his speech splendidly.
将軍堂々とした誰でも威圧される
The general's massive presence awes everyone.
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