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[()·けん()]
jiken
noun

English Meaning(s) for 事件

noun
  1. event; affair; incident; case; plot; trouble; scandal

Definition and Synonyms for 事件

Case a problem requiring investigation
Synonyms: 事件
Incident a single distinct event
Synonyms: こと, インシデント, , , 事件
Instance an occurrence of something
Synonyms: くだり, くだん, ケース, 事件, 事例, , , , 出来事, 場合, 実例, 案件
Incident a public disturbance
Synonyms: 事件

Meanings for each kanji in 事件

matter; thing; fact; business; reason; possibly Kanji Details »
affair; case; matter; item Kanji Details »

Categories 事件 is a member of

Problem a question raised for consideration or solution
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Occurrence an event that happens
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Disturbance a disorderly outburst or tumult
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Sample Sentences for 事件

The man I thought was the criminal didn't have any connection to the incident.
The Prime Minister tried to cover up the scandal, but that just made it worse when the newspapers discovered the truth.
The matter made his name known.
You don't have an alibi for the day of the murder.
Eventually, he forgot about the incident.

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