Meaning

Primary

Syncing

Alternative

Synchronizing

Word Type

noun

Explanation

Something is making one thing the same as another inside a period of time. You'll see this word on computer-ish things a lot. This is syncing.

Reading

どうきちゅう
  • Kyoko
    (Tokyo accent, female)
  • Kenichi
    (Tokyo accent, male)

Explanation

This is a jukugo word, which usually means on'yomi readings from the kanji. If you know the readings of your kanji you'll know how to read this as well.

Context

Common Word Combinations

  • データを同期中

    syncing data

    ファイルを同期中

    syncing the file

    ライブラリを同期中

    syncing the library

Context Sentences

ごめん、今データ同期中だからちょっと待って。

Sorry, I'm currently syncing data, so please wait a moment.

Dropbox、いつも同期中にフリーズしちゃうんだよね。何でだろう。

Dropbox always freezes during syncing for some reason. I wonder why.

昨日はGoogleドライブがずっと同期中で午前中仕事にならなかった。

Yesterday, Google Drive was syncing all morning, so I couldn't get any work done.

Kanji Composition