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Meaning of 轟々(ごうごう) in Japanese

轟々, 轟轟
Kana Reading
ごうごう, とどろとどろ
gōgō, todorotodoro
Word Senses
  • Parts of speech
    adjectival nouns or quasi-adjectives (keiyodoshi), noun (common) (futsuumeishi)
    thunderous; rumbling
    Example sentence
    冷たい北風轟々と吹き荒れていた The cold north wind was roaring outside.
  • Parts of speech
    adverb taking the `to' particle
    thunderously; rumblingly

Examples of 轟々, 轟轟, ごうごう, とどろとどろ in a sentence

Kanji in this word

21 strokes

roar, thunder, boom resound

On'Yomi: ゴウ, コウ

Kun'Yomi: とどろ.かす, とどろ.く

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