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[しゅ()·()]
shugi
noun

English Meaning(s) for 主義

noun
  1. doctrine; rule; principle; -ism

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, 教旨
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, 行動指針

Meanings for each kanji in 主義

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

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

The democrat endeavored to accomplish his aim by himself.
He remains loyal to his principles.
What do you mean by cultural relativism?
Whatever happens, I'll stick to my principles to the bitter end.
He remained steadfast to his principles.

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