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Learn JLPT N3 Vocabulary: 夢中 (muchuu)

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Kana: むちゅう
Kanji: 夢中
Romaji: muchuu

Type: noun; adj-na; adj-no

Meaning: daze; (in a) trance; ecstasy; delirium; engrossment

Example sentences:

もしかして、あの人が田中君を夢中にさせてる彼女?
moshikashite, ano hito ga tanakakun o muchuu ni saseteru kanojo.
Could that person be the girlfriend Tanaka’s obsessed with?

お腹が空くのも忘れて推理に夢中になるなんて、今に飢え死にするわよ!
onaka ga suku no mo wasurete suiri ni muchuu ni naru nante, imani ueji ni suru wa yo.
Being so absorbed in deductions that you even forget that you’re hungry… Sooner or later you’re gonna starve to death!

Learn JLPT N3 Vocabulary: 夢中 (muchuu)

きみは金儲けに目の色を変えて、人々を痛めつけるのに夢中だ。
kimi wa kanemouke ni me no iro o kaete, hitobito o itametsukeru noni muchuu da.
You’re too anxious to make money and too fond of bullying people.

あなたに夢中だと言ったら嘘になるし、そもそもあなたにはすぐばれるでしょ。
anata ni muchuu da to ittara uso ni naru shi, somosomo anata niwa sugu bareru desho.
If I said I were madly in love with you, I’d be lying and what’s more, you’d know it.

Similar words:

恍惚 (koukotsu)

Meaning in other languages:

Chinese: 热衷 (rèzhōng); 梦中 (mèngzhōng)
Korean: 열중 (yeoljung); 몰두 (moldu)

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