動機

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Japanese[edit]

Kanji in this term
どう
Grade: 3

Grade: 4
on'yomi

Noun[edit]

動機 (hiragana どうき, romaji dōki)

  1. motive; that which sets one into motion

Mandarin[edit]

simpl. 动机
trad.

Pronunciation[edit]

Mandarin (Standard Chinese, Beijing)
Pinyin dòngjī
Zhuyin ㄉㄨㄥˋ ㄐㄧ
IPA (key) /tʊŋ⁵¹ t͡ɕi⁵⁵/
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Noun[edit]

動機 (traditional, Pinyin dòngjī, simplified 动机)

  1. motive; intention; intent