作為

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See also: 作为

Chinese[edit]

 
to regard as; to take (somebody) for; to do
to regard as; to take (somebody) for; to do; to make
 
because of; for; to
because of; for; to; act as; take...to be; to be; to do; to serve as; to become
trad. (作為/作爲) /
simp. (作为)

Etymology 1[edit]

Pronunciation[edit]


Noun[edit]

作為

  1. conduct; deeds
  2. accomplishment; achievement; success
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Verb[edit]

作為

  1. to achieve; to accomplish
  2. to regard as
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  • (to regard as):
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Preposition[edit]

作為

  1. as (a role); serving as; in the capacity of; being
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Etymology 2[edit]

For pronunciation and definitions of – see 作偽 (“to counterfeit; to falsify; to deceive; to cheat; to defraud”).
(This term, 作為, is an obsolete form of 作偽.)

Japanese[edit]

Kanji in this term
さく
Grade: 2

Grade: S
on’yomi
Alternative spelling
作爲 (kyūjitai)

Noun[edit]

(さく)() (sakui

  1. intentionality
    作為(さくい)(かん)じる。
    Sakui o kanjiru.
    It seems intentional.
  2. act, commission
    作為(さくい)または不作為(ふさくい)
    sakui mataha fusakui
    commission or omission
    作為(さくい)(はん)
    sakui han
    crime by commission

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