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[しょう()·がい()]
shougai
noun, adverb

English Meaning(s) for 生涯

noun
  1. life; lifetime; career
noun, adverb
  1. for life; all one's life; throughout one's life; as long as one lives

Definition and Synonyms for 生涯

Life the course of existence of an individual
Synonyms: 一生, 人生, 生涯
Lifetime the period during which something is functional (as between birth and death)
Synonyms: ライフ, 一世, 一世, 一代, 一期, 一期, 一生, 一生涯, 人生, 命数, 寿命, 生存期間, 生涯, 畢生, 耐用年数
Life the period between birth and the present time
Synonyms: 人生, 半生, 半生, 生涯
Life the actions and events that occur in living
Synonyms: 一生, 人生, 生涯

Meanings for each kanji in 生涯

life; genuine; birth Kanji Details »
horizon; shore Kanji Details »

Categories 生涯 is a member of

Being the state or fact of existing
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Period an amount of time
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Stroke Order Diagrams for 生涯

Sample Sentences for 生涯

This is the chance of a lifetime.
The millionaire began life as a poor boy.
It was the best experience in all my life.
Happy people are those who remember only the good things from the past, while unhappy people are those who remember only the opposite.
Tom has devoted his life to the anti-nuclear-energy movement.

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