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English Meaning(s) for 主義

  1. doctrine; rule; principle; -ism

Definition and Synonyms for 主義

Catechetical Instruction teaching religious principles by questions and answers
Synonyms: 主義
Doctrine a belief (or system of beliefs) accepted as authoritative by some group or school
Synonyms: イズム, ドクトリン, 主義, 哲学, 教旨
Orientation an integrated set of attitudes and beliefs
Synonyms: 主義, 信条
Precept rule of personal conduct
Synonyms: プリンシプル, 主義, 信条, 行動指針

Meanings for each kanji in 主義

» lord; chief; master; main thing; principal
» righteousness; justice; morality; honor; loyalty; meaning

Categories 主義 is a member of

Teaching the profession of a teacher
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Belief any cognitive content held as true
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Attitude a complex mental state involving beliefs and feelings and values and dispositions to act in certain ways
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Rule prescribed guide for conduct or action
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Sample Sentences for 主義

When the bombs fell on our harbor and tyranny threatened the world, she was there to witness a generation rise to greatness, and a democracy was saved. Yes, we can.
In this democratic age of ours men clamour for what is popularly considered the best, regardless of their feelings. They want the costly, not the refined; the fashionable, not the beautiful.
It is a matter of principle with him to answer your questions honestly.
That doctrine will no doubt lead to dismal consequences.
Dictatorship can be summed up by "shut up!", democracy by "keep talking".

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