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noun, noun, used as a suffix

English Meaning(s) for 業

noun, noun, used as a suffix
  1. work; business; company; agency
  2. study

Definition and Synonyms for 業

Trade the skilled practice of a practical occupation
Synonyms: 技能, , , , 生業, 稼業, 職業
Karma the effects of a person's actions that determine his destiny in his next incarnation
Synonyms: へり, ゆかり, 天命, , , , 業因, , , ,

Meanings for each kanji in 業

business; vocation; arts; performance Kanji Details »

Categories 業 is a member of

Occupation the principal activity in your life that you do to earn money
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Destiny an event (or a course of events) that will inevitably happen in the future
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Sample Sentences for 業

I hope to be engaged in the export business after graduating from college.
My father is engaged in foreign trade.
The printing business made Bill a small fortune.
Recent overseas transfers show that productivity improvements in Japanese manufacturing industry have almost reached their limit.
The company has a monopoly on the nation's tobacco business.

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