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[ため()]
tame
noun, adverb

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[ため()]
tame
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tame

English Meaning(s) for 為

noun, adverb
  1. good; advantage; benefit; welfare
  2. sake; purpose; objective; aim
  3. consequence; result; effect
  4. affecting; regarding; concerning

Definition and Synonyms for 為

Sake a reason for wanting something done
Synonyms: ため, ため, 利益, 目的
Good benefit
Synonyms: ため, ため, ますます, 利口, 利得, 利益,
Welfare something that aids or promotes well-being
Synonyms: , ため, プラス, ますます, ベネフィット, 便宜, 便益, 厚生, , 恩徳, 恩恵, 恩沢, 恵沢, 有益, 特典, 特恵, , 福利, 福祉, 裨益

Meanings for each kanji in 為

do; change; make; benefit; welfare; be of use; reach to; try; practice; cost; serve as; good; advantage; as a result of Kanji Details »

Categories 為 is a member of

Welfare something that aids or promotes well-being
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Vantage the quality of having a superior or more favorable position
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Goodness that which is pleasing or valuable or useful
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Sample Sentences for 為

A certain movie was novelized - rather it was a scenario written for a movie that was expanded as a novel and localized to Japanese.
He sacrificed his outstanding career to retain his dignity.
Because of the storm, we were obliged to stay at home.
Moreover, for your safety, we advise use of a substitute email address.
Some doctors say something to please their patients.

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