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Root Words:

[こう()·() + しん()]
kouki + shin

English Meaning(s) for 好奇心

  1. curiosity; inquisitiveness

Definition and Synonyms for 好奇心

Curio something unusual -- perhaps worthy of collecting
Synonyms: キュリオシティー, 好奇心, 暁星, 物好き, 特異性, 珍品, 骨董品
Curiosity a state in which you want to learn more about something
Synonyms: 好奇心
Inquisitiveness a state of active curiosity
Synonyms: 好奇心

Meanings for each kanji in 好奇心

fond; pleasing; like something Kanji Details »
strange; strangeness; curiosity Kanji Details »
heart; mind; spirit; heart radical (no. 61) Kanji Details »

Categories 好奇心 is a member of

Physical Object a tangible and visible entity
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State Of Mind the state of a person's cognitive processes
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Curiosity a state in which you want to learn more about something
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Sample Sentences for 好奇心

There were times, at falling night, when he looked up with curiosity to the stars.
He is curious about everything.
His story excited everyone's curiosity.
Generally speaking, the Englishman is not curious about others.
The more you study, the more curious you will become.

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