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English Meaning(s) for 意

  1. feelings; thoughts
  2. meaning

Definition and Synonyms for 意

Heart an inclination or tendency of a certain kind
Synonyms: 心肝, 思い, 思う, , , 意気, , , , 気持ち
Substance the idea that is intended
Synonyms: 主意, 主旨, 内容, , 意味, 意味内容, 意味合い, 意義, 要旨, 訳合い, 趣旨
Import the message that is intended or expressed or signified
Synonyms: , 意味, 意味内容, 意義, , 語意, 辞意
Signified the meaning of a word or expression
Synonyms: , 意味,
Spirit the intended meaning of a communication
Synonyms: 主意, 主旨, 作意, 含意, , , , 意味, 意図, 意思, 所存, , , , , 考え, 考える, 趣旨, 魂胆
Signified the way in which a word or expression or situation can be interpreted
Synonyms: , 意味,

Meanings for each kanji in 意

idea; mind; heart; taste; thought; desire; care; liking Kanji Details »

Categories 意 is a member of

Temperament your usual mood
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Idea the content of cognition
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Substance what a communication that is about something is about
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Import the message that is intended or expressed or signified
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Stroke Order Diagrams for 意

Sample Sentences for 意

"Hey, Kameko, don't you have a conscience?" "No." "You don't...? You don't have a conscience...?" "I had one, but now I don't."
How about stopping the car and taking a rest?
Can I turn on the TV?
"Don't say such rubbish!" said the farmer.
"How about a cup of coffee?" "I wish I could, but I have some place I have to go."

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