Adverb, Adverb taking the 'to' particle
1. fiercely (e.g. of a fire burning)Onomatopoeic or mimetic word
  • ぼんぼん
  • もえ燃えている
  • The fire is burning furiously.
2. bong-bong (of clock ringing)Onomatopoeic or mimetic word
3. with repeated bangs (e.g. of fire cracker)Onomatopoeic or mimetic word
4. striking clockAbbreviation, Onomatopoeic or mimetic word, See also ぼんぼん時計
5. green young man from a well-to-do familyKansai dialect


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