Sign In

Dictionary

Comments for 理論

Search by Japanese Word

字▼

Search by English Meaning

[()·ろん()]
riron
noun

English Meaning(s) for 理論

noun
  1. theory

Definition and Synonyms for 理論

Logic the principles that guide reasoning within a given field or situation
Synonyms: ロジック, 理屈, 理論, 論理
Framework a hypothetical description of a complex entity or process
Synonyms: モデル, フレーム, フレームワーク, ご本, 枠組み, 理論, 雛形
Theory a belief that can guide behavior
Synonyms: セオリー, 理屈, 理論,
Theory a well-substantiated explanation of some aspect of the natural world
Synonyms: セオリー, 体系, 公理, 原理, 学説, 定理, 理論,
Theory an organized system of accepted knowledge that applies in a variety of circumstances to explain a specific set of phenomena
Synonyms: セオリー, 体系, 公理, 原理, 学説, 定理, 理論,

Meanings for each kanji in 理論

logic; arrangement; reason; justice; truth Kanji Details »
argument; discourse Kanji Details »

Categories 理論 is a member of

Explanation thought that makes something comprehensible
Show all words in category »
Principle a basic truth or law or assumption
Show all words in category »
Theory a tentative insight into the natural world
Show all words in category »
Belief any cognitive content held as true
Show all words in category »

Stroke Order Diagrams for 理論

Sample Sentences for 理論

It is difficult to understand his theory.
Theory and practice do not necessarily go together.
It is impossible to make her understand the theory.
Theoretical physics was child's play to Einstein, but he couldn't figure out his income tax.
It´s all very well in theory, but will it work in practice?

Comments for 理論

If you have any questions about this entry, or would like to write a sample sentence using the vocabulary, please do so below. Your comment will appear in the forum for other users of the site to view and discuss.

Only registered users may post comments. You can register your free 楽しい Japanese account here.

This site uses the EDICT and KANJIDIC dictionary files. These files are the property of the Electronic Dictionary Research and Development Group, and are used in conformance with the Group's licence.