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[けん()·めい()]
kenmei
na adjective, noun

English Meaning(s) for 懸命

na adjective, noun
  1. eager; earnest; strenuous; fervent; assiduous; with utmost effort

Definition and Synonyms for 懸命

Hard characterized by effort to the point of exhaustion
Synonyms: きつい, つらい, づらい, ハード, ヘビー, ヘヴィ, しんどい, 困難, 大変, 懸命, 苦しい, 辛い, 重たい, 難しい
Earnest characterized by a firm and humorless belief in the validity of your opinions
Synonyms: きり, ひたすら, ひたぶる, ひたむき, 一向, 一生懸命, 一筋, 一途, 一途, , 懸命, 本気, 熱心, 熱誠, 生真面目, 真剣, 真摯, 真正直, 真面目, 真面目
Hard especially physical effort
Synonyms: きつい, つらい, づらい, ハード, ヘビー, ヘヴィ, しんどい, 困難, 大変, 懸命, 苦しい, 辛い, 重たい, 難しい

Meanings for each kanji in 懸命

suspend; hang; 10%; install; depend; consult Kanji Details »
fate; command; decree; destiny; life; appoint Kanji Details »

Stroke Order Diagrams for 懸命

Sample Sentences for 懸命

She was busy doing her hair.
The minister worked hard on behalf of the poor.
He worked hard at the risk of his health.
We pushed the rock hard in vain.
It would be good for you to study eagerly.

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