Japanese Dictionary

Reading and JLPT level
偽善
Kana Reading
ぎぜん
Romaji
gizen
Word Senses
  • Parts of speech
    noun (common) (futsuumeishi), nouns which may take the genitive case particle `no'
    Meaning
    hypocrisy
    Example sentence
    らは批判偽善であるとして退けた They dismissed his criticism as hypocrisy.

Examples of 偽善, ぎぜん in a sentence


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Kanji in this word

JLPT 1

11 strokes

falsehood, lie, deceive, pretend, counterfeit, forgery

On'Yomi: ,

Kun'Yomi: いつわ.る, にせ, いつわ.り

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JLPT 2

12 strokes

virtuous, good, goodness

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