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Learn JLPT N3 Vocabulary: 決心 (kesshin)

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Kana: けっしん
Kanji: 決心
Romaji: kesshin

Type: noun

Meaning: determination; resolution

Example sentences:

どうしてもその決心がつかないのです。
dou shitemo sono kesshin ga tsukanai no desu.
I have never been able to make up my mind.

母が決心を変えるような人ではないことを、私はよく承知しています。
haha ga kesshin o kaeru you na hito dewa nai koto o, watashi wa yoku shouchi shite imasu.
I am fully aware that mother never alters her mind.

君は決心を変えたのかい?
kimi wa kesshin o kaeta no kai.
Has your resolution changed?

十分後に彼は顔を上げた。決心がついたのである。
juppungo ni kare wa kao o ageta. kesshin ga tsuita no de aru.
Ten minutes later he raised his head. His resolution was made.

決心は変わらないか?
kesshin wa kawaranai ka.
Are you quite decided?

Similar words:

決意 (ketsui); 決断 (ketsudan)

Meaning in other languages:

Chinese: 决心 (juéxīn)
Korean: 결심 (gyeolsim)

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