投資

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See also: 投资

Chinese[edit]

to throw; to send
 
resources; capital; to provide; to supply; to support; money; expense
trad. (投資)
simp. (投资)

Etymology[edit]

Borrowing from Japanese 投資 (とうし) (tōshi).

Pronunciation[edit]


Verb[edit]

投資

  1. to invest (money)
    投資信心 / 投资信心  ―  tóuzī xìnxīn  ―  investor confidence
    投資總是風險因素 [MSC, trad.]
    投资总是风险因素 [MSC, simp.]
    Tóuzī zǒngshì yǒu fēngxiǎn yīnsù. [Pinyin]
    There is always an element of risk when making an investment.

Noun[edit]

投資

  1. investment (of money) (Classifier: )
    股權投資 / 股权投资  ―  gǔquán tóuzī  ―  equity investment
    吸引外商投資 / 吸引外商投资  ―  xīyǐn wàishāng tóuzī  ―  to attract foreign investment

Usage notes[edit]

投資投资 can only refer to the investment of money; for the investment of time, energy and other things, use 投入 (tóurù).

Derived terms[edit]


Japanese[edit]

Kanji in this term
とう
Grade: 3

Grade: 5
on'yomi

Pronunciation[edit]

Noun[edit]

投資 (hiragana とうし, rōmaji tōshi)

  1. investment

Verb[edit]

投資する (transitive, hiragana とうし, rōmaji tōshi)

  1. invest, speculate
     (かぶ)にお (かね)投資 (とうし)する
    kabu ni okane o tōshi suru
    invest money in stock

Conjugation[edit]

References[edit]

  1. ^ 1998, NHK日本語発音アクセント辞典 (NHK Japanese Pronunciation Accent Dictionary) (in Japanese), Tōkyō: NHK, ISBN 978-4-14-011112-3