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English Meaning(s) for 事

  1. nominalizing suffix
  2. pretending to ...; playing make-believe ...

Definition and Synonyms for 事

Event something that happens at a given place and time
Synonyms: こと, こと, イベント, , , 事象, 出来事
Thing an action
Synonyms: こと, こと, ,
Thing any attribute or quality considered as having its own existence
Synonyms: こと, こと, , , 事柄, 事項
Thing a vaguely specified concern
Synonyms: こと, こと, くだり, くだん, そのこと, 一件, , , 事柄, 事物, 事象, 事項, , , その儀, 物事
Thing a statement regarded as an object
Synonyms: こと, こと, , , 事柄
Incident a single distinct event
Synonyms: こと, インシデント, , , 事件
Thing a persistent illogical feeling of desire or aversion
Synonyms: こと, ぶつ, もの, , , 事柄, , 代物, 代物, 物事, 物件

Meanings for each kanji in 事

matter; thing; fact; business; reason; possibly Kanji Details »

Categories 事 is a member of

Attribute an abstraction belonging to or characteristic of an entity
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Feeling the experiencing of affective and emotional states
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Action something done (usually as opposed to something said)
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Concern something that interests you because it is important or affects you
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Statement a message that is stated or declared
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Occurrence an event that happens
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Psychological Feature a feature of the mental life of a living organism
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Stroke Order Diagrams for 事

Sample Sentences for 事

Nobody is free from care.
The old man asked me a favor.
He is weighted down with various cares.
Light cares speak, great ones are dumb.
No one is free from worldly cares.

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