Useful Korean Words – Contrary Words

Learn Korean Vocabulary: Contrary words

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Want to learn the Korean language? Hereโ€™s a complete list of the most basic, common and useful words in Korean with their translation in English, on the topic of contrary words. Ideal to help you boost your Korean vocabulary!

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young ์–ด๋ฆฐ eolin
old ๋‚ก์€ nalg-eun
empty ๋น„์–ด ์žˆ๋Š” bieo issneun
full ๊ฐ€๋“ํ•œ gadeughan
vertical ์„ธ๋กœ selo
horizontal ์ˆ˜ํ‰์˜ supyeong-ui
useful ์œ ์šฉํ•œ yuyonghan
useless ์“ธ๋ชจ์—†๋Š” sseulmo-eobsneun
a city ๋„์‹œ dosi
a village ๋งˆ์„ ma-eul
a question ์งˆ๋ฌธ jilmun
an answer ๋‹ต๋ณ€ dabbyeon
sad ์Šฌํผ seulpeo
happy ํ–‰๋ณตํ•˜๋‹ค haengboghada
all ๋ชจ๋‘ modu
nothing ์•„๋ฌด๊ฒƒ๋„ ์•„๋‹˜ amugeosdo anim
a teacher ๊ต์‚ฌ gyosa
a student ํ•™์ƒ hagsaeng
early ์ผ์ฐ iljjig
late ๋Šฆ์€ neuj-eun
open ์—ด๋ ค ์žˆ๋Š” yeollyeo issneun
closed ๋‹ซ์€ dad-eun
first ์ฒซ ๋ฒˆ์งธ cheos beonjjae
last ๋งˆ์ง€๋ง‰ majimag
secure ์•ˆ์ „ํ•œ anjeonhan
dangerous ์œ„ํ—˜ํ•œ wiheomhan
near ๊ฐ€๊นŒ์šด gakkaun
far ๋ฉ€๋ฆฌ meolli
sugar ์„คํƒ• seoltang
salt ์†Œ๊ธˆ sogeum
dry ๋งˆ๋ฅธ maleun
wet ์ –์€ jeoj-eun
often ์ž์ฃผ jaju
rarely ๋“œ๋ฌผ๊ฒŒ deumulge
always ์–ธ์ œ๋‚˜ eonjena
never ์ ˆ๋Œ€ jeoldae
same ๊ฐ™์€ gat-eun
different ๋‹ค๋ฅธ daleun
dirty ๋”๋Ÿฌ์šด deoleoun
clean ๊นจ๋—ํ•œ kkaekkeushan
the evening ์ €๋… jeonyeog
the morning ์•„์นจ achim
small ์ž‘์€ jag-eun
large ํฌ๊ธฐ๊ฐ€ ํฐ keugiga keun
rich ๋ถ€์ž buja
poor ๊ฐ€๋‚œํ•œ gananhan
the ceiling ์ฒœ์žฅ cheonjang
the floor ๋ฐ”๋‹ฅ badag
animal ๋™๋ฌผ dongmul
human ์ธ๊ฐ„ ingan
guilty ์ฃ„์ฑ…๊ฐ์ด ๋“œ๋Š” joechaeggam-i deuneun
innocent ์ˆœ๊ฒฐํ•œ sungyeolhan
here ์—ฌ๊ธฐ yeogi
there ๊ฑฐ๊ธฐ geogi
hunger ๊ตถ์ฃผ๋ฆผ gulmjulim
the thirst ๋ชฉ๋งˆ๋ฆ„ mogmaleum
the sun ํƒœ์–‘ taeyang
the moon ๋‹ฌ dal
the sister ์ž๋งค jamae
the brother ๋‚จ์ž ํ˜•์ œ namja hyeongje
slow ๋Š๋ฆฐ neulin
fast ๋น ๋ฅธ ppaleun
before ~ ์ „์— ~ jeon-e
after ~ ํ›„์— ~ hue
heavy ๋ฌด๊ฑฐ์šด mugeoun
light ๋น› bich
old ๋‚ก์€ nalg-eun
new ์ƒˆ๋กœ์šด saeloun
easy ์‰ฌ์šด swiun
difficult ์–ด๋ ค์šด eolyeoun
start ์‹œ์ž‘ sijag
finish ๋งˆ์น˜๋‹ค machida
friend ์นœ๊ตฌ chingu
enemy ์  jeog
yesterday ์–ด์ œ eoje
tomorrow ๋‚ด์ผ naeil
cold ์ถ”์šด chuun
hot ๋”์šด deoun
right ์˜ค๋ฅธ์ชฝ oleunjjog
left ์™ผ์ชฝ oenjjog
a woman ์—ฌ์ž yeoja
a man ํ•œ ๋‚จ์ž han namja
inside ๋‚ด๋ถ€์— naebue
outside ๋ฐ–์˜ bakk-ui
strong ๊ฐ•ํ•œ ganghan
weak ์•ฝํ•œ yaghan
soft ๋ถ€๋“œ๋Ÿฌ์šด budeuleoun
hard ๋”ฑ๋”ฑํ•œ ttagttaghan
a lot ๋งŽ์ด manh-i
a little ์กฐ๊ธˆ jogeum
up ์œ„๋กœ wilo
down ์•„๋ž˜์— alaee
exactly ๋ฐ”๋กœ ๊ทธ๊ฑฐ์ฃ  balo geugeojyo
probably ์•„๋งˆ ama
married ๊ธฐํ˜ผ gihon
single ํ•˜๋‚˜์˜ hanaui
noisy ์‹œ๋„๋Ÿฌ์šด sikkeuleoun
quiet ์กฐ์šฉํ•œ joyonghan
complicated ๋ณต์žกํ•œ bogjabhan
simple ๋‹จ์ˆœํ•œ dansunhan
now ์ง€๊ธˆ jigeum
later ๋‚˜์ค‘์— najung-e
long ๊ธด gin
short ์งง์€ jjalb-eun
interesting ํฅ๋ฏธ๋กœ์šด heungmiloun
boring ์ง€๋ฃจํ•œ jiluhan
normal ์ •์ƒ jeongsang
strange ์ด์ƒํ•œ isanghan
outside ๋ฐ–์˜ bakk-ui
inside ๋‚ด๋ถ€์— naebue
the entrance ์ž…๊ตฌ ibgu
the exit ์ถœ๊ตฌ chulgu
white ํ•˜์–€ hayan
black ๊ฒ€์€์ƒ‰ geom-eunsaeg
expensive ๊ฐ’๋น„์‹ผ gabsbissan
cheap ๊ฐ’์ด ์‹ผ gabs-i ssan
to walk ๊ฑท๋‹ค geodda
to run ๋‹ฌ๋ฆฌ๋‹ค dallida
to attach ๋ถ€์ฐฉํ•˜๋‹ค buchaghada
to detach ๋ถ„๋ฆฌํ•˜๋‹ค bunlihada
to go up ์˜ฌ๋ผ๊ฐ€๋‹ค ollagada
to go down ๋‚ด๋ ค๊ฐ€๋‹ค naelyeogada
to increase ์ฆ๊ฐ€ ์‹œํ‚ค๋ ค๊ณ  jeung-ga sikilyeogo
to decrease ๊ฐ์†Œํ•˜๋‹ค gamsohada
to stop ๊ทธ๋งŒํ•˜๋‹ค geumanhada
to continue ๊ณ„์†ํ•˜๋‹ค gyesoghada
to take off ์ด๋ฅ™ํ•˜๋‹ค ilyughada
to land ์ฐฉ๋ฅ™ chaglyug
to put on ์— ๋„ฃ์–ด e neoh-eo
to remove ์ œ๊ฑฐ jegeo
to move forward ์ „์ง„ํ•˜๋‹ค jeonjinhada
to move back ๋’ค๋กœ ์ด๋™ dwilo idong
to forget ์žŠ๋‹ค ijda
to remember ๊ธฐ์–ตํ•˜๋‹ค gieoghada
to show ๋ณด์—ฌ์ฃผ๋‹ค boyeojuda
to hide ์ˆจ๊ธฐ๋ ค๊ณ  sumgilyeogo
to save ์ €์žฅ jeojang
to spend ์ง€์ถœ jichul
to build ์ง“๋‹ค jisda
to destroy ํŒŒ๊ดด pagoe
to arrive ๋„์ฐฉํ•˜๋‹ค dochaghada
to leave ๋– ๋‚˜๋‹ค tteonada
to enter ๋“ค์–ด๊ฐ€๋‹ค deul-eogada
to go out ์™ธ์ถœํ•˜๋‹ค oechulhada
to laugh ์›ƒ๋‹ค usda
to cry ์šธ๋‹ค ulda
to sell ํŒ”๋‹ค palda
to buy ์‚ฌ๋‹ค sada
to break ๋ถ€์ˆ˜๋‹ค busuda
to repair ์ˆ˜๋ฆฌํ•˜๋‹ค sulihada
to lend ๋นŒ๋ ค billyeo
to borrow ๋นŒ๋ฆฌ๋‹ค billida
to earn ๋ฒŒ๋‹ค beolda
to lose ์žƒ๋‹ค ilhda
to slow down ์†๋„๋ฅผ ๋Šฆ์ถ”๋‹ค sogdoleul neujchuda
to speed up ์†๋„๋ฅผ ๋†’์ด๋‹ค sogdoleul nop-ida
to search ๊ฒ€์ƒ‰ํ•˜๊ธฐ geomsaeghagi
to find ์ฐพ๋‹ค chajda
to pull ๋‹น๊ฒจ dang-gyeo
to push ๋ฐ€์–ด mil-eo
to take ๊ฐ€์ง€๋‹ค gajida
to give ์ฃผ๋‹ค juda
to wake up ์ผ์–ด๋‚˜ il-eona
to fall asleep ์ž ๋“ค jamdeul
to hold ๋ณด์œ  boyu
to let go ๋†“์•„์ฃผ๋‹ค noh-ajuda
to turn on ์ผœ๋‹ค kyeoda
to turn off ๋„๋‹ค kkeuda
to sell ํŒ”๋‹ค palda
to buy ์‚ฌ๋‹ค sada
to send ๋ณด๋‚ด๋‹ค bonaeda
to receive ๋ฐ›๋‹ค badda

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