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English Meaning(s) for 運

  1. fortune; luck

Definition and Synonyms for 運

Break an unexpected piece of good luck
Synonyms: 僥倖, 幸運, 福運,
Destiny an event (or a course of events) that will inevitably happen in the future
Synonyms: さだ, めぐり合う, 命運, 回り合わせ, 因縁, 天命, 天運, , 定め, 定める, 宿世, 宿命, 宿運, 巡り合わせ, , 幸せ, , 運命
Luck an unknown and unpredictable phenomenon that leads to a favorable outcome
Synonyms: つき, けやき, ラック, ラッキー, , 付く, 付く, , 幸せ, 幸運, 果報,
Lot your overall circumstances or condition in life (including everything that happens to you)
Synonyms: めぐり合う, 命数, 命運, 回り合わせ, 因縁, 境遇, 天命, 天意, 天運, 定め, 定める, 宿世, 宿命, 宿縁, 宿運, 巡り合わせ, 幸せ, 暮らし向き, 身の上, , 運勢, 運命, 運気

Meanings for each kanji in 運

» carry; luck; destiny; fate; lot; transport; progress; advance

Categories 運 is a member of

Phenomenon any state or process known through the senses rather than by intuition or reasoning
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Occurrence an event that happens
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Chance Event anything that happens suddenly or by chance without an apparent cause
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Condition a mode of being or form of existence of a person or thing
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Stroke Order Diagrams for 運

Sample Sentences for 運

It is not because he had a faculty for business but because he was lucky that he succeeded in business.
Luck is a part of life.
I really am unlucky!
Don't leave it up to chance.
He recalled that a collision had been avoided by sheer luck.

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