願望

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Chinese[edit]

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Pronunciation[edit]

Noun[edit]

願望

  1. wish; desire; aspiration

Japanese[edit]

Kanji in this term
がん
Grade: 4
ぼう
Grade: 4
on'yomi

Noun[edit]

願望 (hiragana がんぼう, romaji ganbō)

  1. wish, hope
    • 1939, 三木清, 思索者の日記:
      つまり自然 (しぜん) () (きわ)めて日常的 (にちじょうてき) ()ぬることが日本人 (にほんじん)願望 (がんぼう)なのである。
      tsumari shizen no shi, kiwamete nichijōteki ni shinuru koto ga nihon-jin no ganbō na no de aru.
      In short, Japanese people's hope is to have a natural and completely ordinary death.

Verb[edit]

願望 + する (hiragana がんぼうする, romaji ganbō suru)

  1. to wish, to desire
    • 1935, 太宰治, 逆行:
      誇張 (こちょう)でなしに、相手 (あいて) (ころ)したいと願望 (がんぼう)したからである。
      kochō de nashi ni, aite o koroshitai to ganbō shita kara de aru.
      To say that he wished he could kill his opponent would be no exaggeration.

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Korean[edit]

Hanja in this word

Noun[edit]

願望 (wonmang) (hangeul 원망)

  1. Hanja form? of 원망, “wish, desire”.