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[しゅ()·()]
shugi
noun

English Meaning(s) for 主義

noun
  1. doctrine; rule; principle

Definition and Synonyms for 主義

Catechetical Instruction teaching religious principles by questions and answers
Synonyms: 主義
Doctrine a belief (or system of beliefs) accepted as authoritative by some group or school
Synonyms: イズム, ドクトリン, 主義, 哲学
Orientation an integrated set of attitudes and beliefs
Synonyms: 主義, 信条
Precept rule of personal conduct
Synonyms: プリンシプル, 主義, 信条

Meanings for each kanji in 主義

lord; chief; master; main thing; principal Kanji Details »
righteousness; justice; morality; honor; loyalty; meaning Kanji Details »

Categories 主義 is a member of

Teaching the profession of a teacher
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Belief any cognitive content held as true
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Attitude a complex mental state involving beliefs and feelings and values and dispositions to act in certain ways
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Rule prescribed guide for conduct or action
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Sample Sentences for 主義

That doctrine will no doubt lead to dismal consequences.
Whatever happens, I'll stick to my principles to the bitter end.
I am by turns an optimist and a pessimist.
Since we got married, he's become a devoted family man.
We hold the same principles.

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