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観念, かんねん

  • kannen
JLPT LEVEL 2

Definition

noun (common) (futsuumeishi), noun or participle which takes the aux. verb suru, nouns which may take the genitive case particle `no'

  • idea
  • notion
  • conception

Definition

  • sense (e.g. of duty)

Definition

  • resignation
  • preparedness
  • acceptance

Definition

Buddhist term

  • observation and contemplation

Examples of 観念,かんねん in a Sentence

I gave up all hope of survival.
The older you grow, the more you tend to adhere to fixed ideas.
彼女には義務観念無い
She has no sense of duty.
The idea of happiness is extremely abstract.
それは固定観念よ。
It's your stereotyping.
We have no other alternative but to swap horses midstream and inject a fresh atmosphere and new ideas into our organization.
He has completely lost all sense of duty.
He has completely lost all sense of duty.
You only have to make a few foreign friends to understand how harmful national stereotypes are.
には経済観念ない
He has no sense of economy.

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