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noun, suru verb

English Meaning(s) for 覚悟

noun, suru verb
  1. readiness; preparedness; resolution; resignation

Definition and Synonyms for 覚悟

Nerve get ready for something difficult or unpleasant
Synonyms: 腹を括る, 覚悟
Surrender acceptance of despair
Synonyms: お手上げ, 覚悟, 観念, 諦め, 諦める, 諦念, 諦観
Enlightenment the beatitude that transcends the cycle of reincarnation
Synonyms: ニルヴァーナ, 円寂, 大悟, 彼岸, 悟り, 悟る, 悟道, 成仏, 涅槃, 菩提, 覚悟, 開悟
Enlightenment characterized by the extinction of desire and suffering and individual consciousness
Synonyms: ニルヴァーナ, 円寂, 大悟, 彼岸, 悟り, 悟る, 悟道, 成仏, 涅槃, 菩提, 覚悟, 開悟

Meanings for each kanji in 覚悟

memorize; learn; remember; awake; sober up Kanji Details »
enlightenment; perceive; discern; realize; understand Kanji Details »

Categories 覚悟 is a member of

Despair the feeling that everything is wrong and nothing will turn out well
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Beatification a state of supreme happiness
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Brace prepare (oneself) for something unpleasant or difficult
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Sample Sentences for 覚悟

We have to be ready to go through dangers there.
The soldiers were ready to die for their country.
I have expected his death for six months.
Even though Mai had prepared herself she didn't want to do it.
I am ready to give up my position.

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