1. What does 哀恸 mean in English?
哀恸 (Chinese PinYin: āi tòng; traditional Chinese: 哀慟) often means mourning, being deeply sorrowful, extremely grievous in Chinese, it is a mandarin Chinese verb, adjective or noun (non-countable) depending on how the word is used. It is often used in conversations and writing to express one’s deep grief. Some commonly used phrases include: 举世哀恸 (the entire nation is grieving), 哀恸欲绝 (extremely grievous), 哀恸不已 (profoundly grievous), 哀恸逾恒 (extremely sad).
Literally: 哀(sad) +恸(sorrowfully)
2. How to pronounce 哀恸?
Chinese Pinyin: [āi tòng]
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3. Synonyms And Antonyms of 哀恸
Synonyms: 悲伤, 哀痛, 哀伤, 悲哀,
Antonyms: 欢乐, 愉快
4. What are the fixed expression, collocations and idioms that contains 哀恸
Fixed expression: (None)
Collocations: 举世哀恸 (the entire nation is grieving), 哀恸欲绝 (extremely grievous), 哀恸不已 (profoundly grievous), 哀恸逾恒 (extremely sad).
5. How to use 哀恸 in a sentence?
Below are some example sentences containing 哀恸.
Translation: When the hope is gone, joy becomes sorrow.
5.2 我当时很哀恸, 但是我并不感到羞耻.
Translation: I was filled with grief, but I was not ashamed.
Translation: The entire nation is grieving the death of their President.
Translation: I grieve the loss of my grandfather.
Translation: She is still grieving her mother’s death.
Translation: But all the tribes of the earth are not going to rejoice. They will mourn, because they are not ready.
5.7 我觉得我缺乏安全感, 那是一种是深深的, 无尽的哀恸
Translation: All I felt was a deep, endlessly sad sense of not belonging.
Translation: Funny inspirational quotes can make you laugh or just give a smile on your long sad face.