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頓 means 'suddenly'

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Strokes : 13    Frequency: 2161   JLPT: N1    Usefulness: 5    Study set: 5-41    Grade: 8   Intermediate lesson: -    Beginner lesson: -   Begins 20 words   Used in 29 words   Used in 80 names   Component in 1 kanji (0 Jōyō)
Jōyō (常用)
On
   トン
On    トツ
Kun    にわか   とん   つまず   とみ   ぬかずく
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Learn to say, "I didn't have the slightest idea what they were talking about." That might be your experience if you hear とみに, やがて, ひたと, and ひたすら without having read this essay. It investigates those adverbs, as well as sudden movements and motionlessness (what a huge range!), wit and idiocy (another big range!), Dotonbori in Osaka, setbacks, tidiness, indifference, and much more.
⿰   barracks   page  
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In the most useful 10,000 words in Japanese, 頓 is used 3 times, read 1 way.
Across all words in Japanese, 頓 is used 25 times, read 2 ways.
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orderliness; put in order; tidying up; arranging neatly
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suddenly; all at once; rapidly
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トン    suddenly   
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ページ page, leaf of a book   
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whereupon one
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katakana 'no'; whereupon; splitting away from
イチ   イツ   ひと    ひと- one   
かい shellfish   
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katakana 'ha'; eight
ボク   モク   eye   ま-    め    
トン    barracks   
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sprout (ie, new shoot of a plant)   
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