Japanese Word Entry

互角勝負
Kana:ごかくしょうぶ
Definition: equal contest, close game, well-matched game, even match

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Chinese characters used in this word

mutually, reciprocally, together
Readings
Mandarin: ㄏㄨˋ (hù)
Cantonese: wu6
Japanese: ゴ、 コ / たが.い、 かたみ.に
Korean:
Vietnamese: hỗ

angle, corner, square, horn, antlers, point
Readings
Mandarin: ㄐㄧㄠˇ (jiǎo), ㄐㄧㄚˇ (jiǎ), ㄐㄩㄝˊ (jué), ㄌㄨˋ (lù), ㄍㄨˇ (gǔ)
Cantonese: gok3, luk6
Japanese: カク、 ロク、 コク / かど、 つの、 すみ
Korean:
Vietnamese: giác, giốc, góc
Variants
Semantic variant forms:

victory, win, prevail, excel, be better than
Readings
Mandarin: ㄕㄥˋ (shèng), ㄕㄥ (shēng)
Cantonese: sing1, sing3
Japanese: ショウ / か.つ、 -が.ち、 まさ.る、 すぐ.れる、 たえる
Korean:
Vietnamese: thắng, thăng
Variants
Simplified Chinese form:

defeat, negative, -, minus, bear, owe, assume a responsibility, load, burden, carry
Readings
Mandarin: ㄈㄨˋ (fù)
Cantonese: fu6
Japanese: フ、 ブ / ま.ける、 ま.かす、 お.う、 たのむ
Korean:
Vietnamese: phụ
Variants
Simplified Chinese form: