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Learn JLPT N3 Vocabulary: 望み (nozomi)

Learn JLPT N3 Vocabulary with Flashcard

Kana: のぞみ
Kanji: 望み
Romaji: nozomi

Type: noun

Meaning: wish; desire; hope; prospect; expectation

Example sentences:

あの娘ほど結婚の望みが薄い相手も東京にはいないぞ。
ano musume hodo kekkon no nozomi ga usui aite mo toukyou niwa inai zo.
There’s no girl in Tokyo you’d have less chance of marrying.

彼がわたしを愛しているなら、望みどおりにならないわけがない。
kare ga watashi o aishite iru nara, nozomi doori ni naranai wake ga nai.
There’s no reason why things won’t come out the way I want them – if he loves me.

Learn JLPT N3 Vocabulary: 望み (nozomi)

ええ、お望みのままでございますとも。
ee, onozomi no mama de gozaimasu tomo.
As you please, sir.

望みとあれば来るがよかろう。
nozomi to areba kuru ga yokarou.
You can come if you want.

Similar words:

願い (negai); 希望 (kibou)

Meaning in other languages:

Chinese: 愿望 (yuànwàng)
Korean: 소망 (somang)

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