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[()·よく()]
gayoku
noun

English Meaning(s) for 我欲

noun
  1. selfishness

Definition and Synonyms for 我欲

Selfishness stinginess resulting from a concern for your own welfare and a disregard of others
Synonyms: 利己, 利己主義, 恣意, 我が儘, 我情, 我欲, 気まま
Self-Concern concern for your own interests and welfare
Synonyms: 主我主義, 利己, 利己主義, 我が儘, 我利, 我欲
Opportunism taking advantage of opportunities without regard for the consequences for others
Synonyms: オポチュニズム, 主我主義, 利己主義, 御都合主義, 我が儘, 我欲, 日和見主義, 気まま, 私心, 私意

Meanings for each kanji in 我欲

ego; I; selfish; our; oneself Kanji Details »
longing; covetousness; greed; passion; desire; craving Kanji Details »

Categories 我欲 is a member of

Trait a distinguishing feature of your personal nature
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Stinginess a lack of generosity
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Selfishness stinginess resulting from a concern for your own welfare and a disregard of others
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Sample Sentences for 我欲

Even with his glasses, he doesn't see very well.
The hill commands the panorama of the city.
You really have an ear for music.
Late in life the miser learned to be generous with money.
The weather was beautiful and we stayed on the beach all day.

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