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noun, suru verb

English Meaning(s) for 意味

noun, suru verb
  1. meaning; significance

Definition and Synonyms for 意味

Spirit the intended meaning of a communication
Synonyms: 主意, 主旨, 作意, 含意, , , , 意味, 意図, 意思, 所存, , , , , 考え, 考える, 趣旨, 魂胆
Stand For express indirectly by an image, form, or model
Synonyms: シンボライズ, 意味, 模す, 現す, 表す, 表現, 象る, 象徴
Import the message that is intended or expressed or signified
Synonyms: , 意味, 意味内容, 意義, , 語意, 辞意
Signified the meaning of a word or expression
Synonyms: , 意味,
Think Of intend to refer to
Synonyms: 思いやる, 思い付く, 思い及ぶ, 思い寄る, 思い起こす, 意味, 浮かぶ, 浮かべる, 考える, 考えつく
Imply suggest as a logically necessary consequence
Synonyms: 含意, 意味
Stand For denote or connote
Synonyms: 内含, 含意, 意味, 現す, 表す
Signify convey or express a meaning
Synonyms: 内含, 意味, 現す, 表す
Import indicate or signify
Synonyms: 意味
Entail have as a logical consequence
Synonyms: 意味
Significance the quality of being significant
Synonyms: 一義, 意味, 意義
Sense a natural appreciation or ability
Synonyms: センス, 事理, , 察知, , 意味, 感性, 感覚, 検出, 観念,
Substance the idea that is intended
Synonyms: 主意, 主旨, 内容, , 意味, 意味内容, 意味合い, 意義, 要旨, 訳合い, 趣旨
Drift the pervading meaning or tenor
Synonyms: 主旨, 意味, , 趣旨
Stand For be a symbol
Synonyms: シンボライズ, 意味, 模す, 現す, 表す, 表現, 象る, 象徴
Imply in logic
Synonyms: 含意, 意味
Signified the way in which a word or expression or situation can be interpreted
Synonyms: , 意味,

Meanings for each kanji in 意味

idea; mind; heart; taste; thought; desire; care; liking Kanji Details »
flavor; taste Kanji Details »

Categories 意味 is a member of

Tie In make a logical or causal connection
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Show give expression to
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Intend mean or intend to express or convey
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Importance the quality of being important and worthy of note
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Grasp understanding of the nature or meaning or quality or magnitude of something
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Idea the content of cognition
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Tenor the general meaning or substance of an utterance
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Substance what a communication that is about something is about
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Import the message that is intended or expressed or signified
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Necessitate cause to be a concomitant
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Stroke Order Diagrams for 意味

Sample Sentences for 意味

The meaning of this sentence is obscure.
This means nil.
Old words often take on new meanings because of inventions and technology.
In the main, I am in favor of political reform if meaningful changes are made.
The proverb's message struck me to the core.

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