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[いきさつ(経緯)]
ikisatsu
noun

Alternate Written Forms:

[けい()·()]
keii
[たてぬき(経緯)]
tatenuki
[()·てよこ()]
tateyoko

English Meaning(s) for 経緯

noun
  1. details; particulars; whole story; sequence of events; chronology; circumstances; how it started; how things got this way
  2. longitude and latitude
  3. warp and weft; warp and woof (orig. meaning of けいい)

Definition and Synonyms for 経緯

Account a record or narrative description of past events
Synonyms: のたまわく, クロニクル, ヒストリー, 伝説, 叙事文, 史乗, 史書, 因縁, 実記, 履歴, 年代記, 年譜, 所記, 故事, 曰く, 来歴, 来由, 歴史, 沿革, 物語, 物語る, 由来, 由来書, 由緒, 由縁, 経緯, 編年史, 言伝, 記事, 記述, , , 話す, 語り草, 説話, 謂れ, 謂れ因縁, 講談, 青史
History the aggregate of past events
Synonyms: ストーリー, ヒストリー, 前歴, , , 因縁, 履歴, 成り立ち, 成り立つ, 故事, 来歴, 来由, 歴史, 沿革, 物語, 由来, 由緒, 由縁, 病歴, 素性, 経緯, 謂れ, 謂れ因縁, 過去

Meanings for each kanji in 経緯

sutra; longitude; pass thru; expire; warp Kanji Details »
horizontal; woof; left & right; latitude Kanji Details »

Categories 経緯 is a member of

Record anything (such as a document or a phonograph record or a photograph) providing permanent evidence of or information about past events
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Past the time that has elapsed
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Sample Sentences for 経緯

The events that led up to her present fame are quite dramatic.

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