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独立, どくりつ

  • dokuritsu


adjectival nouns or quasi-adjectives (keiyodoshi), noun (common) (futsuumeishi), noun or participle which takes the aux. verb suru

  • independence (e.g. Independence Day)
  • self-support

Examples of 独立,どくりつ in a Sentence

She is independent of her parents.
Certainly he is independent of him.
Children surely have their own will to be independent.
The truly remarkable feature of sound production by birds is that the two sides of the syrinx can act independently.
The people of America fought for their independence.
It's about time you were independent of your parents.
I'm economically independent of my parents.
To stand on your own feet means to be independent.
She thought that she could become economically independent from her parents if she went to college.
She is economically independent of her parents now.

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