Japanese Word Entry

物言い
Kana:ものいい
Definitions:
  1. manner of speaking

  2. verbal argument

  3. objection, protesting a decision (esp. that of a sumo referee)

  4. rumor, rumour


Need more information?

Look up 物言い on Jisho.org

Chinese characters used in this word

thing, object, matter, substance, creature
Readings
Mandarin: ㄨˋ (wù)
Cantonese: mat6
Japanese: ブツ、 モツ / もの、 もの-
Korean:
Vietnamese: vật

say, word, words, speech, speak
Readings
Mandarin: ㄧㄢˊ (yán), ㄧㄢˋ (yàn), ㄧㄣˊ (yín)
Cantonese: jin4
Japanese: ゲン、 ゴン、 ギン / い.う、 こと、 ことば
Korean:
Vietnamese: ngôn, ngân
Variants
Semantic variant form: