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English Meaning(s) for 理

noun
  1. reason; principle; logic
  2. general principle (as opposed to individual concrete phenomenon)
  3. (in neo-Confucianism) the underlying principles of the cosmos

Definition and Synonyms for 理

Law a rule or body of rules of conduct inherent in human nature and essential to or binding upon human society
Synonyms: 天則, 法則, , 理り, 自然律, 自然法

Meanings for each kanji in 理

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

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Conception an abstract or general idea inferred or derived from specific instances
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Sample Sentences for 理

Even pigs can climb a tree when flattered.
Recently, there are a lot of burglaries around here.
What is this shit?
Father used to say that time is money.
After the hatchet job my boss did on my proposal, I'm not sure how long I want to keep on working here.

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