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Learn JLPT N3 Vocabulary: 認める (mitomeru)

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Kana: みとめる
Kanji: 認める
Romaji: mitomeru

Type: Verb

Meaning: to acknowledge; to recognize; to notice; to admit; to accept; to approve

Example sentences:

自信家の田中でさえ今の自分では木村に適わないと素直に認めた。
jishinka no tanaka de sae ima no jibun dewa kimura ni kanawanai to sunao ni mitometa.
Even as confident as he is, Tanaka had to admit that he was no match for Kimura.

これは自分に才能がないと自ら認めていることだ。
kore wa jibun ni sainou ga nai to mizukara mitomete iru koto da.
That’s no different than admitting that you have no talent.

Learn JLPT N3 Vocabulary: 認める (mitomeru)

絶対に公には認めるな。
zettai ni ooyake ni wa mitomeru na.
Don’t ever admit it to the public.

私たちは皆、その男の存在は認めています。
watashitachi wa minna, sono otoko no sonzai wa mitomete imasu.
We are all agreed that this person exists.

Similar words:

受け入れる (ukeireru)

Meaning in other languages:

Chinese: 承认 (chéngrèn)
Korean: 인정하다 (injeonghada)

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