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[こう()·()·しん()]
koukishin
noun

English Meaning(s) for 好奇心

noun
  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

Curiosity killed the cat.
Their curiosity was aroused.
Curiosity got the better of him.
My predecessors had asked their questions of nature with genuine curiosity and awaited her reply.
He never loses his curiosity; he is, as it were, an eternal youth.

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