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因果応報, いんがおうほう

  • ingaōhō


noun (common) (futsuumeishi)

  • retribution
  • retributive justice
  • karma
  • just desserts
  • poetic justice
  • reward and punishment for one's past behavior

Examples of 因果応報,いんがおうほう in a Sentence

When the trusted confidant of the person who conducted a hostile takeover of the company betrayed him, it was a sort of retributive justice.

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