維持

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See also: 维持

Chinese[edit]

 
to preserve; to maintain; to hold together
to preserve; to maintain; to hold together; dimension
 
to grasp; to hold; support
to grasp; to hold; support; manage; direct; maintain
trad. (維持)
simp. (维持)

Pronunciation[edit]


Verb[edit]

維持

  1. to maintain; to keep; to preserve; to uphold
    維持原狀维持原状  ―  wéichí yuánzhuàng  ―  to maintain the status quo
    維持原判维持原判  ―  wéichí yuánpàn  ―  to uphold a decision
  2. to support
  3. to protect

Synonyms[edit]

  • (to maintain):
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  • (bǎo) (literary, or in compounds)
  • 保守 (bǎoshǒu)
  • 保持 (bǎochí)
  • (to support): 支持 (zhīchí)
  • (to protect):
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Japanese[edit]

Kanji in this term

Grade: S

Grade: 3
on’yomi

Pronunciation[edit]

Noun[edit]

()() (ijiゐぢ (widi)?

  1. maintenance

Verb[edit]

()()する (iji suruゐぢ (widi)? transitive suru (stem ()() (iji shi), past ()()した (iji shita))

  1. maintain, keep
    • 2011, NHK:
      ハードスケジュールのなか、コンディションを維持(いじ)し、ホームランを()(つづ)けることは大変(たいへん)なことです。
      Hādosukejūru no naka, kondishon o iji shi, hōmuran o uchitsuzukeru koto wa taihen na koto desu.
      It's a difficult thing to maintain a hard schedule, maintain my condition, and be able to keep hitting home runs.

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References[edit]

  1. ^ 2006, 大辞林 (Daijirin), Third Edition (in Japanese), Tōkyō: Sanseidō, →ISBN

Korean[edit]

Hanja in this term

Noun[edit]

維持 (yuji) (hangeul 유지)

  1. Hanja form? of 유지 (maintain; keep).

Vietnamese[edit]

Hán tự in this term

Verb[edit]

維持

  1. chữ Hán form of duy trì (to maintain; to support; to keep up; to uphold; to keep alive).