Kanji details for

 
Common kanji
Uses 22 strokes
Taught in Junior high

Search words that:
- start with 驚
- end with 驚
- contain 驚
wonder, be surprised, frightened, amazed
KUN:
  • おどろ.く
    odoro.ku
  • おどろ.かす
    odoro.kasu
ON:
  • キョウ
    kyou
Written with 22 strokes
Taught in Junior high
Radicals:
Example words(showing 1-10 of 26 results)

Godan-ku verb, intransitive verb
to be surprised, to be astonished
Other readings:
愕く【おどろく】
駭く【おどろく】

auxillary suru verb, adverb
1.
to be surprised, to be amazed, to be frightened, to be astonished, to get startled, to jump(usually kana, onomatopia)
prenominal
2.
surprise (e.g. surprise party)(usually kana, onomatopia)
Other readings:
びっくり《喫驚》[1]
ビックリ
Notes:
  1. gikun (meaning as reading) or jukujikun (special kanji reading)

Godan-su verb, transitive verb
to surprise, to frighten, to create a stir

noun
surprise, astonishment, wonder, amazement
Other readings:
オドロキ

noun, no-adjective
wonder, miracle, amazement, prodigy

expression, adverb
to a surprising degree, to a remarkable extent, surprisingly, astonishingly, amazingly, alarmingly
Other readings:
驚く程【おどろくほど】
おどろく程【おどろくほど】

noun, no-adjective, auxillary suru verb
astonishment, amazement, surprise, fright, shock
Other readings:
驚がく【きょうがく】

noun, auxillary suru verb
wonder, admiration, being struck with admiration
Other readings:
驚歎【きょうたん】

どろ
attoodoroku
expression, Godan-ku verb
to get a big surprise, to be astonished
Other readings:
アッと驚く【アッとおどろく】
アっと驚く【アっとおどろく】[1]
Notes:
  1. word containing irregular kana usage

noun, auxillary suru verb
surprise, amazement
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Example sentences(showing 1-20 of 524 results)

When I first met him, I was taken aback by his unexpected question

Yes. I was very surprised at the news

The woman was so surprised as to be speechless

You may be surprised to receive this letter

くす
おど
驚く
The medicine worked marvels

I was surprised and became sad

I was very surprised at the news

ぶん
自分
おど
驚いた
I was amazed to learn I had won

かのじょ
彼女の
とつぜん
突然の
ほうもん
訪問
おど
驚いた
I was surprised at her sudden visit

かのじょ
彼女
おど
驚く
She was astonishingly beautiful

I was surprised at the news

She cried out in surprise

わた
すこ
少し
おど
驚いた
I was a little surprised

I was amazed at his courage

わた
こうけい
光景
ひじょう
非常に
I was more than surprised at the terrible sight

とな
隣の
部屋
かのじょ
彼女の
こえ
おど
驚いた
I was surprised to hear her voice in the next room

I was very surprised to hear the news

The deer darted off in alarm

She may have been surprised when she received my letter

He was evidently surprised when he came across me