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i + ki

English Meaning(s) for 意気

  1. spirit; heart; disposition

Definition and Synonyms for 意気

Heart an inclination or tendency of a certain kind
Synonyms: , 心肝, 思い, 思う, , , 意気, , , , 気持ち
Energy enterprising or ambitious drive
Synonyms: 元気, 意気, 意気込み, 意気込む, 気力, 気迫, 活力, 活動力, 血気, 血の気, 馬力
Nerve the courage to carry on
Synonyms: , 勇気, 度胸, 意気, 胆力,
Gumption fortitude and determination
Synonyms: ガッツ, 度胸, 意気, 根性, ど根性, 気概, 気骨, 気骨, 肝っ魂, 胆力, 胆気, 荒肝, 骨っ節
Vigor forceful exertion
Synonyms: エナジー, エネルギー, バイタリティー, ヴァイタリティ, 元気, , , , 意気, 気力, 気勢, 活力, 活動力, 活気, 生気, 神気, , 精力, 精根, 精気, 血気

Meanings for each kanji in 意気

idea; mind; heart; taste; thought; desire; care; liking Kanji Details »
spirit; mind; air; atmosphere; mood Kanji Details »

Categories 意気 is a member of

Temperament your usual mood
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Drive the trait of being highly motivated
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Courage a quality of spirit that enables you to face danger or pain without showing fear
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Fortitude strength of mind that enables one to endure adversity with courage
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Strength physical energy or intensity
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Sample Sentences for 意気

That's the spirit, Mr Suzuki.
They lost heart because they had won no games.
Our team was in high spirits because of the victory.
She was depressed by all her problems.
The defeat didn't dampen his spirits.

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