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Learn JLPT N2 Vocabulary: 限度 (gendo)

Learn JLPT N2 Vocabulary: 限度 (gendo)

Kana: げんど
Kanji: 限度
Romaji: gendo

Type: Noun
Meaning: limit, bounds
JLPT level: N2

Example sentences:

彼らは、対地攻撃のない純粋な飛行禁止区域設定を限度としていた。
karera wa, taichi kougeki no nai junsui na hikou kinshi kuiki settei o gendo to shite ita.
They were drawing the line at a pure no-fly zone with no air-to-ground strikes.

私はもう一度、自由と自由市場、限度をわきまえた政府、強い国防に信を置くよう保守党に呼びかけようとしていた。
watashi wa mou ichido, jiyuu to jiyuu shijou, gendo o wakimaeta seifu, tsuyoi kokubou ni shin o oku you hoshutou ni yobikakeyou to shite ita.
I was again asking the Conservative Party to put its faith in freedom and free markets, limited government and a strong national defense.

限度 (gendo)

そうは言っても、このように非生産的な戦争を継続することには限度があった。
sou wa itte mo, kono you ni hiseisanteki na sensou o keizoku suru koto ni wa gendo ga atta.
Nevertheless, there was a limit to how many more or less unproductive wars could be waged in this way.

その負担が一定の限度を超えれば、国の経済が打撃を受けるだろう。
sono futan ga ittei no gendo o koereba, kuni no keizai ga dageki o ukeru darou.
If that burden passed beyond a certain limit, the country’s economy would suffer.

Meaning in other languages:

Chinese: 限度 (xiàndù)
Korean: 한도 (hando)

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