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Learn JLPT N2 Vocabulary: 見直す (minaosu)

Learn JLPT N2 Vocabulary: 見直す (minaosu)

Kana: みなおす
Kanji: 見直す
Romaji: minaosu

Type: Verb
Meaning: to look again, to re-examine (policy, estimate, plan, etc.), to review, to get a better opinion of, to see something in a more positive light, to improve, to recover (market, illness, etc.)
JLPT level: N2

Example sentences:

議論に入る前に、配布物を一緒に見直したいと思います。
giron ni hairu mae ni, haifumono o issho ni minaoshitai to omoimasu.
Before we start the discussion, I’d like us to go over the handout together.

そういう恩返しの心がまだ健在だと知って、わたしも人間の本性を見直したよ。
sou iu ongaeshi no kokoro ga mada kenzai da to shitte, watashi mo ningen no honshou o minaoshita yo.
It renews my faith in human nature to know that gratitude still exists.

見直す (minaosu)

われわれはこれには同意したが、肥大する社会保障予算はもう一度見直すことを決めた。
wareware wa kore ni wa doui shita ga, hidai suru shakai hoshou yosan wa mou ichido minaosu koto o kimeta.
We agreed but decided that we would have to take another look at the the burgeoning social security budget.

アメリカが国内の政治的圧力から、環太平洋地域との経済関係を見直す可能性がある。
amerika ga kokunai no seijiteki atsuryoku kara, kantai heiyou chiiki to no keizai kankei o minaosu kanousei ga aru.
It is possible that the United States, responding to domestic pressures, might try to reshape economic relations in the Pacific Basin.

Meaning in other languages:

Chinese: 重看 (zhòng kàn)
Korean: 다시 보다 (dasi boda)

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