堅持

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Japanese[edit]

Kanji in this term
Grade: S Grade: 3

Noun[edit]

堅持 (hiragana けんじ, romaji kenji)

  1. insist, persistence, tenacity, adherence

Synonyms[edit]

Verb[edit]

堅持 + する (hiragana けんじする, romaji kenji suru)

  1. insist, persist

Mandarin[edit]

simpl. 坚持
trad.

Pronunciation[edit]

Mandarin (Standard Chinese, Beijing)
Pinyin jiānchí
Zhuyin ㄐㄧㄢ ㄔˊ
IPA (key) /t͡ɕi̯ɛn⁵⁵ ʈ͡ʂʰʐ̩³⁵/
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Verb[edit]

堅持 (traditional, Pinyin jiānchí, simplified 坚持)

  1. to insist on; to persist in
    需要進一步堅持自己想法
    Nǐ xūyào jìnyībù jiānchí zìjǐ de xiǎngfǎ.
    You need to assert yourself more.

Min Nan[edit]

simpl. 坚持
trad.

Pronunciation[edit]

  • IPA(key): [ kɪɛn˧˧tɕʰi˧˥ ]

Verb[edit]

堅持 (traditional, POJ kian-chhî, traditional 堅持, simplified 坚持)

  1. to insist on; to persist in