謹慎

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See also: 谨慎

Chinese[edit]

cautious cautious
trad. (謹慎)
simp. (谨慎)

Pronunciation[edit]


Adjective[edit]

謹慎

  1. cautious; careful; prudent; circumspect; wary

Japanese[edit]

Kanji in this term
きん
Grade: S
しん
Grade: S
on’yomi

Noun[edit]

謹慎 (hiragana きんしん, rōmaji kinshin)

  1. self restrain
  2. moderating one's behaviour
  3. penitence
  4. discipline

Adjective[edit]

謹慎 (-na inflection, hiragana きんしん, rōmaji kinshin)

  1. prudent; disciplined

Verb[edit]

謹慎する (hiragana きんしんする, rōmaji kinshin suru)

  1. to behave; to be on one's best behavior
  2. to be self restraint
  3. to be penitent

Conjugation[edit]