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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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Stroke Order Diagrams for 事件

Sample Sentences for 事件

The statesman seems to be concerned with the affair.
The police started to look into the murder case.
She seems to be involved in that murder case.
The event came about like this.
There seems to be little agreement as to how to preserve the evidence in such cases.

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