私利私欲

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Noun[edit]

私利私欲 (hiragana しりしよく, romaji shirishiyoku)

  1. of one's own merit, of one's own greed
    私利私欲のために国益を犠牲にした。
    しりしよくのためにこくえきをぎせいにした
    shiri shiyoku no tame ni kokueki wo gisei ni shita.
    They sacrificed the national interests for their own merits and greed.