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Learn JLPT N1 Vocabulary: 決意 (ketsui)

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Kana: けつい
Kanji: 決意
Romaji: ketsui

Type: Noun; Verb (決意する)

Meaning: decision; determination; resolution

Example sentences:

このいかれた計画を続行する決意はまだゆるがないか?
kono ikareta keikaku o zokkou suru ketsui wa mada yuruganai ka.
Are you still determined to do this crazy thing?

なぜ、皆、僕が真実を知るべきではないと固く決意しているのだろうか?
naze, minna, boku ga shinjitsu o shiru beki dewa nai to kataku ketsui shite iru no darou ka.
Why is everybody so determined that I should not know the truth?

彼は、予想される大きな危険を、いますぐに封じておこうと決意した。
kare wa, yosou sareru ookina kiken o, ima sugu ni fuujite okou to ketsui shita.
He foresaw a great danger and determined to prevent it immediately.

智也は、いったん決意すると、すばやく行動を起こす男だった。
tomoya wa, ittan ketsuri suru to, subayaku koudou o okosu otoko datta.
When Tomoya acted, he acted quickly.

振り返って見て、あなたが渡辺さんとの結婚を決意するに至った理由は、何だったと思いますか?
furikaette mite, anata ga watanabesan to no kekkon o ketsui suru ni itatta riyuu wa, nan datta to omoimasu ka.
Looking back, what do you think led you to decide to marry Watanabe?

Similar words:

決定 (kettei); 決心 (kesshin)

Meaning in other languages:

Chinese: 决心 (juéxīn); 决意 (juéyì)
Korean: 결의 (gyeol-ui)

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