暧昧 (ai mei): translation, meaning, pronunciation, examples

1. What does 暧昧 mean in English?

暧昧 (Chinese PinYin: [ài mèi]; traditional Chinese: 曖昧) may mean (1) ambiguous; (2) dubious, equivocal; (3) an ambiguous romantic relationship; (4) a number of novels or publications with the same name; (5) a number of songs, movies and other art works with the same name. It can be used as an uncountable noun as well as an adjective in formal and informal expressions. Some common phrases include: 关系暧昧 (an ambiguous romantic relationship, affairs), 暧昧地 (illegibly, vaguely), 暧昧的 (ambiguous), 暧昧不明 (being unclear, ambiguous).

Literally: 暧(dim) + 昧(hide)

2. How to pronounce 暧昧 ?

Chinese Pinyin: [ài mèi]

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3. Synonyms And Antonyms of 暧昧

Synonyms: 模糊, 含糊, 含混, 暗昧,

Antonyms: 明白, 明朗, 明显, 分明, 公开

4. What are the fixed expression, collocation and idioms that contains 暧昧

Fixed expression: 关系暧昧 (an ambiguous romantic relationship),

Collocation: 暧昧地 (illegibly, vaguely), 暧昧的 (ambiguous),

Idioms: 暧昧不明 (being unclear, ambiguous),

5. How to use 暧昧 in a sentence?

Below are some example sentences containing 暧昧.

5.1 我们老板和他的秘书有暧昧的关系

Translation: Our boss is having an affair with his secretary.

5.2 一场暧昧给了你体验不一样的爱的机会

Translation: An affair gives you the chance to experience a different love.

5.3 他们的关系很暧昧

Translation: They keep an ambiguous relationship.

5.4 暧昧让人受尽委屈

Translation: An ambiguous relationship can bring a lot of suffering.

5.5 暧昧关系是人们获得在婚姻关系中无法获得的东西的一种途径

Translation: Affairs are a way for people to get something they’re not getting from the relationship they’re in.

5.6 你想跟她继续保持这种暧昧的关系吗?

Translation: Do you want to continue your special ambiguous friendship with her?

5.7 2014年, 我跟某人有过一段短暂的暧昧关系

Translation: I had a rather short affair with someone in 2014.

5.8 书写的部分魅力在于它的暧昧不明

Translation: Part of the charm and frustration of handwriting is its ambiguity.

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