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Learn JLPT N1 Vocabulary: 富 (tomi)

Learn JLPT N1 Vocabulary: 富 (tomi)

Kana: とみ
Kanji: 富 / 富み
Romaji: tomi

Type: Noun
Meaning: riches, wealth, fortune, resources, lottery
JLPT level: N1

Example sentences:

これが台無しにならないかぎり、われわれの絶対的な富は増えていくだろう。
kore ga dainashi ni naranai kagiri, wareware no zettaiteki na tomi wa fuete iku darou.
We will really have to screw things up for our absolute wealth not to increase.

市場と複利の力によって富を築くチャンスが増えれば増えるほど、自活が容易になる。
ichiba to fukuri no chikara ni yotte tomi o kizuku chansu ga fuereba fueru hodo, jikatsu ga youi ni naru.
The more opportunities everyone has to build wealth through the power of markets and compounding interest, the more he or she will be able to be self-reliant.

富 (tomi)

この手のディールでは、無数の銀行家やブローカーや弁護士がそれぞれ手数料をふんだくり、さらに経営陣や乗っ取り屋が株主から富を奪った。僕はこういったやり方を蔑んでいた。
kono te no diiru de wa, musuu no ginkouka ya burookaa ya bengoshi ga sorezore tesuuryou o fundakuri, sara ni keieijin ya nottoriya ga kabunushi kara tomi o ubatta. boku wa kou itta yarikata o sagesunde ita.
I scorned the way these deals transferred riches from shareholders to managers and corporate raiders, helped by a long, long line of toll-taking bankers, brokers, and lawyers.

労働にも、企業にも、消費にも、富の移転にも高い税金をかけるようになった。
roudou ni mo, kigyou ni mo, shouhi ni mo, tomi no iten ni mo takai zeikin o kakeru you ni natta.
It levied high rates of tax on work, enterprise, consumption, and wealth transfer.

Meaning in other languages:

Chinese: 富 (fù)
Korean: 부 (bu)

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