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Conjugations for 小説

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[しょう()·せつ()]
shousetsu
noun, no adjective

English Meaning(s) for 小説

noun, no adjective
  1. novel; (short) story

Definition and Synonyms for 小説

Novel a printed and bound book that is an extended work of fiction
Synonyms: 小説
Novel an extended fictional work in prose
Synonyms: ノベル, ロマン, ノヴェル, 人情本, 小説, 物語, 物語る, 稗官, 虚構
Novel usually in the form of a story
Synonyms: ノベル, ロマン, ノヴェル, 人情本, 小説, 物語, 物語る, 稗官, 虚構

Meanings for each kanji in 小説

» little; small
» rumor; opinion; theory

Categories 小説 is a member of

Book physical objects consisting of a number of pages bound together
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Fiction a literary work based on the imagination and not necessarily on fact
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Sample Sentences for 小説

His latest novel marks a great advance on his previous ones.
The novel takes its title from the Bible.
I met a novelist and a poet.
His paper reads like a novel.
The book I am reading these days is a fantasy novel.

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