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[しょう()·がい()]
shougai
noun, adverb

English Meaning(s) for 生涯

noun
  1. life; lifetime; career
noun, adverb
  1. for life; all one's life; throughout one's life; as long as one lives

Definition and Synonyms for 生涯

Life the course of existence of an individual
Synonyms: 一生, 人生, 生涯
Lifetime the period during which something is functional (as between birth and death)
Synonyms: ライフ, 一世, 一世, 一代, 一期, 一期, 一生, 一生涯, 人生, 命数, 寿命, 生存期間, 生涯, 畢生, 耐用年数
Life the period between birth and the present time
Synonyms: 人生, 半生, 半生, 生涯
Life the actions and events that occur in living
Synonyms: 一生, 人生, 生涯

Meanings for each kanji in 生涯

life; genuine; birth Kanji Details »
horizon; shore Kanji Details »

Categories 生涯 is a member of

Being the state or fact of existing
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Period an amount of time
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Stroke Order Diagrams for 生涯

Sample Sentences for 生涯

Education must not be limited to our youth, but it must be a continuing process through our entire lives.
He remained poor all his life.
He chose education for his career.
The death of my mother left a big blank in my life.
He lived a happy life.

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