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信念, しんねん

  • shinnen


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

  • belief
  • faith
  • conviction

Examples of 信念,しんねん in a Sentence

Nothing could sway his conviction.
He stated his belief that God created us.
She adhered strongly to her belief.
Some of Martin Luther King's supporters began to question his belief in peaceful protests.
Since then his faith has been severely shaken.
His behavior is contrary to his belief.
He has a firm belief.
She persists in her belief.
In other words, he is a man of faith.
What I looked up to in Shota was not his 'strength'. It was his heroic courage to put his life on the line to carry out his convictions.

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