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[めい()·げん()]
meigen
noun, suru verb

English Meaning(s) for 明言

noun, suru verb
  1. declaration; statement

Definition and Synonyms for 明言

Declare state firmly
Synonyms: 宣する, 宣言, 断言, 明言, 確言, 言い切る, 言い放つ, 言明
Declare state emphatically and authoritatively
Synonyms: 明言, 確言, 言い切る, 言明
Affirm to declare or affirm solemnly and formally as true
Synonyms: 主張, 宣誓, 断言, 明言, 確言, 言い切る, 言い張る, 言明, 言い立てる, 誓う, 誓約, 誓言
Maintain state categorically
Synonyms: 主張, 断言, 明言, 確言, 言い切る, 言い張る, 言い放つ, 言明
Declaration a statement that is emphatic and explicit (spoken or written)
Synonyms: 公言, 声明, 声明, 宣言, 断言, 明言, 確言, 言明, 道破
Averment a declaration that is made emphatically (as if no supporting evidence were necessary)
Synonyms: 主張, 力説, 宣言, 断言, 明言, 確言, 言明
Affirmation the act of affirming or asserting or stating something
Synonyms: 主張, 断言, 明言, 表明, 言明, 陳述

Meanings for each kanji in 明言

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Categories 明言 is a member of

Take A Firm Stand be emphatic or resolute and refuse to budge
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State express in words
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Declare state emphatically and authoritatively
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Affirm to declare or affirm solemnly and formally as true
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Statement a message that is stated or declared
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Declaration a statement that is emphatic and explicit (spoken or written)
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Speech Act the use of language to perform some act
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Stroke Order Diagrams for 明言

Sample Sentences for 明言

His secretary flatly denied leaking any confidential information.
He didn't say so, but he implied that I was lying.
While welcoming the firming up of the present government policy to abandon the proposal of the reform bill to the Diet, at the same time some are worried that Prime Minister Koizumi won't clearly state the bill's withdrawal.
The government has declared its intention to reduce taxes.
We, ACME Ltd., hereby announce that we will resist with all our strength this hostile takeover.

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