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[()·けん()]
jiken
noun

English Meaning(s) for 事件

noun
  1. event; affair; incident; case; plot; trouble; scandal

Definition and Synonyms for 事件

Case a problem requiring investigation
Synonyms: 事件
Incident a single distinct event
Synonyms: こと, インシデント, , , 事件
Instance an occurrence of something
Synonyms: くだり, くだん, ケース, 事件, 事例, , , , 出来事, 場合, 実例, 案件
Incident a public disturbance
Synonyms: 事件

Meanings for each kanji in 事件

matter; thing; fact; business; reason; possibly Kanji Details »
affair; case; matter; item Kanji Details »

Categories 事件 is a member of

Problem a question raised for consideration or solution
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Occurrence an event that happens
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Disturbance a disorderly outburst or tumult
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Sample Sentences for 事件

Who will try the case?
Nobody could remember the sequence of events.
He had nothing to do with the case.
A mother and her two children were stabbed to death in a slasher incident.
I am not concerned with the affair.

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