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Learn JLPT N1 Vocabulary: 興奮 (koufun)

Learn JLPT N1 Vocabulary: 興奮 (koufun)

Kana: こうふん
Kanji: 興奮
Romaji: koufun

Type: Noun, するverb
Meaning: excitement, stimulation, agitation, arousal
JLPT level: N1

Example sentences:

小嶋は異常な興奮にかられていた。
kojima wa ijou na koufun ni kararete ita.
Kojima was violently agitated.

こぢんまりした居心地のいい空間で客席に向かって歌ったとき、人と結びつくときにいつも感じる興奮と絶頂感が、波となって伝わってきた。
godjinmari shita igokochi no ii kuukan de kyakuseki ni mukatte utatta toki, hito to musubitsuku toki ni itsumo kanjiru koufun to zecchoukan ga, nami to natte tsutawatte kita.
The same pulse and flow I got from connecting with people individually came through in a wave when I sang to a group in an intimate space.

興奮 (koufun)

私は激しく興奮した。ついに正しい手がかりをつかんだのだ。
watashi wa hageshiku koufun shita. tsui ni tadashii tegakari o tsukanda no da.
I was violently excited. I was sure that I had hit on the right trail at last.

わたしは興奮して、べらべらとしゃべりつづけた。
watashi wa koufun shite, berabera to shaberi tsuzuketa.
I was excited and babbling on and on and on.

Meaning in other languages:

Chinese: 兴奋 (xīngfèn)
Korean: 흥분 (heungbun)

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