Japanese Dictionary

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敗戦 JLPT 1
Kana Reading
Word Senses
  • Parts of speech
    noun (common) (futsuumeishi), noun or participle which takes the aux. verb suru
    defeat; losing a war
    Example sentence
    敗戦うわさ広まった Rumors of defeat were abroad.

Examples of 敗戦, はいせん in a sentence

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Kanji in this word


11 strokes

failure, defeat, reversal

On'Yomi: ハイ

Kun'Yomi: やぶ.れる

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13 strokes

war, battle, match

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