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Definition and Synonyms for こと

Event something that happens at a given place and time
Synonyms: こと, こと, できこと, イベント, , 事象, 出来事
Thing an action
Synonyms: こと, こと,
Thing any attribute or quality considered as having its own existence
Synonyms: こと, こと, , 事柄, 事項
Thing a vaguely specified concern
Synonyms: こと, こと, くだん, 一件, , 事柄, 事物, 事象, 事項, , , , その儀, 物事
Thing a statement regarded as an object
Synonyms: こと, こと, , 事柄
Thing an event
Synonyms: こと, こと, 出来事
Circumstances a person's financial situation (good or bad)
Synonyms: こと, こと, 状態
Thing a special situation
Synonyms: こと, こと, ぶつ, もの, くだん, 事柄, 事物, , , その儀, 常態, 物事

Categories こと is a member of

Attribute an abstraction belonging to or characteristic of an entity
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Possession anything owned or possessed
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Action something done (usually as opposed to something said)
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Concern something that interests you because it is important or affects you
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Statement a message that is stated or declared
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Occurrence an event that happens
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Situation the general state of things
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Psychological Feature a feature of the mental life of a living organism
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Sample Sentences for こと

Should you change your mind, let me know.
He is able to play the flute.
The building was not sold for 10,000 dollars, let alone 15,000 dollars.
While he was talking, I guess I was absent-minded.
The task is so difficult that I cannot accomplish it.

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