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Characters Pronunciation
Romanization
Simple Dictionary Definition

信約

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Japanese shinyaku / しんやく
 Vertical Wall Scroll
Japanese vow; promise

承諾


承诺

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Mandarin chéng nuò / cheng2 nuo4
Taiwan ch`eng no / cheng no
Japanese shoudaku / shodaku / しょうだく
 Vertical Wall Scroll
Chinese to promise; to undertake to do something; commitment
Japanese (noun/participle) consent; approval; acceptance; agreement; compliance

破約


破约

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Mandarin pò yuē / po4 yue1
Taiwan p`o yüeh / po yüeh
Japanese hayaku / はやく
Chinese to break a promise
Japanese (noun/participle) breaking (an agreement, promise); cancellation (of a contract)

背約


背约

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Mandarin bèi yuē / bei4 yue1
Taiwan pei yüeh
Japanese haiyaku / はいやく
Chinese to break an agreement; to go back on one's word; to fail to keep one's promise
Japanese (noun/participle) a broken promise; breaking one's word

食言

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Mandarin shí yán / shi2 yan2
Taiwan shih yen
Japanese shokugen / しょくげん
Chinese lit. to eat one's words; to break a promise; to go back on one's word; to renege; unsworn testimony
Japanese (noun/participle) eat one's words; break one's promises

一諾千金


一诺千金

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Mandarin yī nuò qiān jīn / yi1 nuo4 qian1 jin1
Taiwan i no ch`ien chin / i no chien chin
Japanese ichidakusenkin / いちだくせんきん
Chinese a promise worth one thousand in gold (idiom); a promise that must be kept
Japanese (expression) (yoji) one's word is worth 1,000 pieces of gold; a promise should be kept at all cost


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Mandarin yuē / yue1
Taiwan yüeh
Japanese yaku / やく
Chinese to make an appointment; to invite; approximately; pact; treaty; to economize; to restrict; to reduce (a fraction); concise
Japanese (adverb) (1) approximately; about; (2) promise; (3) shortening; reduction; simplification; (4) {ling} (See 約音) contraction (in phonetics)
Bind, restrain; agree, covenant; about; concerning...


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Mandarin/ xu3
Taiwan hsü
Japanese hoo / ほお
Chinese to allow; to permit; to promise; to praise; somewhat; perhaps
Japanese (adverb) under (esp. influence or guidance); (particle) (1) (kana only) only; merely; nothing but; no more than; (2) (kana only) approximately; about; (3) (kana only) just (finished, etc.); (4) (kana only) as if to; (as though) about to; (5) (kana only) indicates emphasis; (6) (kana only) always; constantly; (particle) (1) (kana only) (colloquialism) approximately; about; (2) only; nothing but; (3) just (finished, etc.)
Grant, permit, admit, promise; very; to grant


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Mandarin nuò / nuo4
Taiwan no
Japanese daku / だく
Chinese to consent; to promise; (literary) yes!
Japanese (1) agreement; assent; (n,n-pref,n-suf) (2) (abbreviation) (See 諾威・ノルウェー) Norway
To answer; promise; yes; translit. na, nya; to agree


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Mandarin lài / lai4
Taiwan lai
Japanese rai
Chinese to depend on; to hang on in a place; bad; to renege (on promise); to disclaim; to rat (on debts); rascally; to blame; to put the blame on
To rely upon, depend on; throw the burden on, repudiate.


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Mandarin jiàn / jian4
Taiwan chien
Japanese sen
Chinese to fulfill (a promise); to tread; to walk
to tread on

保修

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Mandarin bǎo xiū / bao3 xiu1
Taiwan pao hsiu
Japanese hoshuu / hoshu / ほしゅう
Chinese to promise to keep something in good repair; guarantee; warranty
Japanese maintenance

允諾


允诺

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Mandarin yǔn nuò / yun3 nuo4
Taiwan yün no
Chinese to promise; to consent (to do something)

公約


公约

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Mandarin gōng yuē / gong1 yue1
Taiwan kung yüeh
Japanese kouyaku / koyaku / こうやく
Chinese convention (i.e. international agreement)
Japanese (n,vs,adj-no) public commitment; public promise; campaign pledge; official vow

前約

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Japanese zenyaku / ぜんやく Japanese previous engagement; previous promise

反悔

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Mandarin fǎn huǐ / fan3 hui3
Taiwan fan hui
Chinese to renege; to go back (on a deal); to back out (of a promise)

口約

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Japanese kouyaku / koyaku / こうやく Japanese (noun/participle) verbal promise

因み

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Japanese chinami / ちなみ Japanese (1) (See 因みに・ちなみに) association; link; connection; (2) pledge (esp. for marriage); promise

夙諾


夙诺

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Mandarin sù nuò / su4 nuo4
Taiwan su no
Chinese old promise; long-standing commitment

失信

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Mandarin shī xìn / shi1 xin4
Taiwan shih hsin
Chinese to break a promise

契り

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Japanese chigiri / ちぎり Japanese (1) pledge; vow; promise; (2) (of a man and woman) having sexual relations; having sexual intercourse; (3) destiny; fate; karma

契る

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Japanese chigiru / ちぎる Japanese (Godan verb with "ru" ending) (1) to pledge; to vow; to promise; to swear; (2) to have sexual intercourse (esp. between husband and wife); to share a bed

季諾


季诺

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Mandarin jì nuò / ji4 nuo4
Taiwan chi no
Chinese a promise that can be realized

守る

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Japanese mamoru / まもる Japanese (transitive verb) (1) to protect; to guard; to defend; (2) to keep (i.e. a promise); to abide (by the rules); to observe; to obey; to follow

實踐


实践

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Mandarin shí jiàn / shi2 jian4
Taiwan shih chien
Chinese practice; to put into practice; to live up to (a promise); to carry out (a project)

履約


履约

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Mandarin lǚ yuē / lu:3 yue1
Taiwan lü yüeh
Chinese to keep a promise; to honor an agreement

履行

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Mandarin lǚ xíng / lu:3 xing2
Taiwan lü hsing
Japanese rikou / riko / りこう
Chinese to fulfill (one's obligations); to carry out (a task); to implement (an agreement); to perform
Japanese (noun/participle) performance (of a duty); fulfillment (of a promise); fulfilment; execution (of a contract); discharge; implementation

幽契

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Japanese yuukei / yuke / ゆうけい Japanese secret promise made to the gods

悔婚

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Mandarin huǐ hūn / hui3 hun1
Taiwan hui hun
Chinese to break a promise of marriage

應承


应承

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Mandarin yìng chéng / ying4 cheng2
Taiwan ying ch`eng / ying cheng
Chinese to agree (to do something); to promise

應許


应许

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Mandarin yīng xǔ / ying1 xu3
Taiwan ying hsü
Japanese ōko
Chinese to promise; to allow
approved

應諾


应诺

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Mandarin yìng nuò / ying4 nuo4
Taiwan ying no
Chinese to promise; to agree to do something

戍る

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Japanese mamoru / まもる Japanese (irregular kanji usage) (transitive verb) (1) to protect; to guard; to defend; (2) to keep (i.e. a promise); to abide (by the rules); to observe; to obey; to follow

承付

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Mandarin chéng fù / cheng2 fu4
Taiwan ch`eng fu / cheng fu
Chinese to promise to pay

承兌


承兑

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Mandarin chéng duì / cheng2 dui4
Taiwan ch`eng tui / cheng tui
Chinese to accept (i.e. acknowledge as calling for payment) (commerce); to honor (a check, a promise)

承應


承应

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Mandarin chéng yìng / cheng2 ying4
Taiwan ch`eng ying / cheng ying
Chinese to agree; to promise

拳万

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Japanese genman / げんまん Japanese (noun/participle) (See 指切拳万、嘘ついたら針千本呑ます・ゆびきりげんまんうそついたらはりせんぼんのます,指切り) pinky swear; pinky promise; linking little fingers to confirm a promise

旧約

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Japanese kyuuyaku / kyuyaku / きゅうやく Japanese (1) old promise; old agreement; old covenant; (2) (abbreviation) (See 旧約聖書) Old Testament

有為


有为

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Mandarin yǒu wéi / you3 wei2
Taiwan yu wei
Japanese yuui / yui / ゆうい
Chinese promising; to show promise
Japanese (adj-na,adj-no,n) capable; able; talented; promising

期す

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Japanese gosu / ごす Japanese (vs-c,vi) (1) (See 期する・ごする・2) to expect; to hope for; to look forward to; to foresee; to anticipate; (2) (See 期する・ごする・3) to resolve (to do); to decide upon; to prepare for; to promise; to pledge

棄約

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Japanese kiyaku / きやく Japanese breaking a promise

毀約


毁约

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Mandarin huǐ yuē / hui3 yue1
Taiwan hui yüeh
Chinese to break a promise; breach of contract

破る

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Japanese yaburu / やぶる Japanese (transitive verb) (1) to tear; to rip; to break; to destroy; (2) to break through (cordon, opponent's defense, etc.); to breach; (3) to defeat; to beat; (4) to break (e.g. silence); to disturb (e.g. peace); to shatter (e.g. dream); to disrupt; to spoil; (5) to violate (e.g. rule); to break (e.g. promise); to infringe; (6) to break (a record)

確約

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Japanese kakuyaku / かくやく Japanese (noun/participle) firm promise; definite promise

空頭


空头

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Mandarin kōng tóu / kong1 tou2
Taiwan k`ung t`ou / kung tou
Chinese phony; so-called; armchair (expert); vain (promise); (finance) short-seller; bear (market); short (selling)

答應


答应

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Mandarin dā ying / da1 ying5
Taiwan ta ying
Chinese to answer; to respond; to answer positively; to agree; to accept; to promise

約同


约同

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Mandarin yuē tóng / yue1 tong2
Taiwan yüeh t`ung / yüeh tung
Chinese to promise to accompany; an appointment (to go together with sb)

約因

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Japanese yakuin / やくいん Japanese consideration (in contract law, the thing given or done by the promisee in exchange for the promise)

約定


约定

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Mandarin yuē dìng / yue1 ding4
Taiwan yüeh ting
Japanese yakujou / yakujo / やくじょう
Chinese to agree on something (after discussion); to conclude a bargain; to arrange; to promise; to stipulate; to make an appointment; stipulated (time, amount, quality etc); an arrangement; a deal; appointment; undertaking; commitment; understanding; engagement; stipulation
Japanese (noun/participle) agreement; stipulation; contract

約束


约束

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Mandarin yuē shù / yue1 shu4
Taiwan yüeh shu
Japanese yakusoku / やくそく
Chinese to restrict; to limit to; to constrain; restriction; constraint
Japanese (noun/participle) (1) promise; agreement; arrangement; one's word; contract; pact; appointment; engagement; date; (2) convention; rule; (3) destiny; fate

約言


约言

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Mandarin yuē yán / yue1 yan2
Taiwan yüeh yen
Japanese yakugen / やくげん
Chinese promise; one's word; pledge; abbreviation
Japanese (noun/participle) summary; contraction; verbal agreement

約諾

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Japanese yakudaku / やくだく Japanese (noun/participle) agreement; promise

紙花


纸花

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Mandarin zhǐ huā / zhi3 hua1
Taiwan chih hua
Japanese kamibana / かみばな
Chinese paper flower
Japanese (1) paper flowers; (2) (archaism) paper flowers for a funeral; (3) paper handed out as a means of congratulations in a red light district (as a promise of a future money donation)

翻悔

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Mandarin fān huǐ / fan1 hui3
Taiwan fan hui
Chinese to renege; to go back (on a deal); to back out (of a promise)

耍賴


耍赖

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Mandarin shuǎ lài / shua3 lai4
Taiwan shua lai
Chinese to act shamelessly; to refuse to acknowledge that one has lost the game, or made a promise etc; to act dumb; to act as if something never happened

見処

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Japanese midokoro / みどころ Japanese (1) point worthy of note; highlight (e.g. in a film); thing to note; (2) good prospects for the future; promise

見込

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Japanese mikome / みこめ Japanese (irregular okurigana usage) (1) hope; promise; possibility; chance; probability; likelihood; (2) expectation; anticipation; forecast; estimate; (3) side of a structural member

言質

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Japanese genchi(p);genshitsu;genshichi / げんち(P);げんしつ;げんしち Japanese commitment; pledge; promise

許下


许下

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Mandarin xǔ xià / xu3 xia4
Taiwan hsü hsia
Chinese to make a promise

許諾


许诺

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Mandarin xǔ nuò / xu3 nuo4
Taiwan hsü no
Japanese kyodaku / きょだく
Chinese promise; pledge
Japanese (noun/participle) consent

許願


许愿

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Mandarin xǔ yuàn / xu3 yuan4
Taiwan hsü yüan
Chinese to make a wish; to make a vow; to promise a reward

証す

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Japanese shousu / shosu / しょうす Japanese (transitive verb) (1) (See 証する) to prove; to verify; (2) to guarantee; to promise

誓約


誓约

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Mandarin shì yuē / shi4 yue1
Taiwan shih yüeh
Japanese seiyaku / seyaku / せいやく
Chinese oath; vow; pledge; promise
Japanese (noun/participle) written vow; pledge; covenant
To swear and engage to; swear and promise

誓言

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Mandarin shì yán / shi4 yan2
Taiwan shih yen
Japanese seigen / segen / せいげん
Chinese to pledge; to promise; oath; vow
Japanese (noun/participle) attestation; attest; vow or oath (made to the gods)
utterance of a vow

諾言


诺言

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Mandarin nuò yán / nuo4 yan2
Taiwan no yen
Chinese promise

護る

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Japanese mamoru / まもる Japanese (transitive verb) (1) to protect; to guard; to defend; (2) to keep (i.e. a promise); to abide (by the rules); to observe; to obey; to follow

跑票

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Mandarin pǎo piào / pao3 piao4
Taiwan p`ao p`iao / pao piao
Chinese to vote against the party line; to vote contrary to one's promise

踐約


践约

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Mandarin jiàn yuē / jian4 yue1
Taiwan chien yüeh
Chinese to keep a promise; to honor an agreement

違変

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Japanese ihen / いへん Japanese (archaism) breaking (a contract, promise, etc.)

違約


违约

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Mandarin wéi yuē / wei2 yue1
Taiwan wei yüeh
Japanese iyaku / いやく
Chinese to break a promise; to violate an agreement; to default (on a loan or contract)
Japanese (noun/participle) breach of contract; default

還願


还愿

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Mandarin huán yuàn / huan2 yuan4
Taiwan huan yüan
Chinese to redeem a vow (to a deity); to fulfill a promise; votive

鳳雛

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Japanese housuu / hosu / ほうすう Japanese gifted young person who shows much promise

黃牛


黄牛

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Mandarin huáng niú / huang2 niu2
Taiwan huang niu
Chinese ox; cattle; scalper of tickets etc; to fail to show up; to break a promise

お約束

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Japanese oyakusoku / おやくそく Japanese (noun/participle) (1) (honorific or respectful language) (humble language) promise; agreement; arrangement; one's word; contract; pact; appointment; engagement; date; (adj-no,n) (2) cliched; typical; usual; trite; banal; obligatory

ホープ

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Japanese hoopu / ホープ Japanese (1) hope; (2) white hope; person of promise

伸び代

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Japanese nobishiro / のびしろ Japanese room for growth; potential; promise

内々定

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Japanese nainaitei / nainaite / ないないてい Japanese early unofficial job offer; informal promise of employment

内内定

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Japanese nainaitei / nainaite / ないないてい Japanese early unofficial job offer; informal promise of employment

前景気

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Japanese maegeiki / maegeki / まえげいき Japanese prospect; promise; outlook

取結ぶ

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Japanese torimusubu / とりむすぶ Japanese (transitive verb) (1) to make (a promise); to conclude (a contract); (2) to act as a go-between; to act as mediator; (3) to curry favour with

受合う

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Japanese ukeau / うけあう Japanese (transitive verb) (1) to undertake; to take on (task); (2) to assure; to guarantee; to vouch (for); to promise

口固め

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Japanese kuchigatame / くちがため Japanese (noun/participle) verbal promise

口約束

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Japanese kuchiyakusoku / くちやくそく Japanese (noun/participle) verbal promise; one's word

固める

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Japanese katameru / かためる Japanese (transitive verb) (1) to harden; to freeze; to strengthen; to solidify; to make (a fist); to tramp down (snow, dirt); (2) to put together; to collect; to gather; to consolidate; (3) to make secure; to stabilize; to settle down; to strengthen (belief, resolution, etc.); to establish (evidence); (4) to fortify; to reinforce; to support; (5) to wear for a specific purpose (armor, coat, etc.); (6) to swear; to resolutely vow; to sincerely promise; (7) to tie tightly; to fasten; (8) to hold a bow fully drawn

堅める

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Japanese katameru / かためる Japanese (transitive verb) (1) to harden; to freeze; to strengthen; to solidify; to make (a fist); to tramp down (snow, dirt); (2) to put together; to collect; to gather; to consolidate; (3) to make secure; to stabilize; to settle down; to strengthen (belief, resolution, etc.); to establish (evidence); (4) to fortify; to reinforce; to support; (5) to wear for a specific purpose (armor, coat, etc.); (6) to swear; to resolutely vow; to sincerely promise; (7) to tie tightly; to fasten; (8) to hold a bow fully drawn

将来性

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Japanese shouraisei / shoraise / しょうらいせい Japanese future prospects; promise

川流れ

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Japanese kawanagare / かわながれ Japanese (1) being carried away by a current; (2) drowning in a river; person who drowned in a river; (3) cancellation; standing up; breaking a promise

御約束

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Japanese oyakusoku / おやくそく Japanese (noun/participle) (1) (honorific or respectful language) (humble language) promise; agreement; arrangement; one's word; contract; pact; appointment; engagement; date; (adj-no,n) (2) cliched; typical; usual; trite; banal; obligatory

成長株

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Japanese seichoukabu / sechokabu / せいちょうかぶ Japanese growth stock; person with future promise

拉勾兒


拉勾儿

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Mandarin lā gòu r / la1 gou4 r5
Taiwan la kou r
Chinese to cross little fingers (between children) as a promise

指きり

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Japanese yubikiri / ゆびきり Japanese (noun/participle) linking little fingers to confirm a promise

指切り

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Japanese yubikiri / ゆびきり Japanese (noun/participle) linking little fingers to confirm a promise

期する

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Japanese kisuru;gosuru / きする;ごする Japanese (vs-s,vi) (1) (きする only) (See 期す・1) to fix (a time, date, etc.); to set; (2) (See 期す・2) to expect; to hope for; to look forward to; to foresee; to anticipate; (3) (See 期す・3) to resolve (to do); to decide upon; to prepare for; to promise; to pledge

本契約

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Japanese honkeiyaku / honkeyaku / ほんけいやく Japanese contract (entered into on the basis of a promise or previous agreement); formal agreement; contract at hand

果遂願


果遂愿

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Mandarin guǒ suì yuàn / guo3 sui4 yuan4
Taiwan kuo sui yüan
Japanese kazui gan
The assurance of universal salvation, the twentieth of Amitābha's forty-eight vows; the promise that the effect will follow

空手形

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Japanese karategata;kuutegata / karategata;kutegata / からてがた;くうてがた Japanese bad (fictitious) bill; empty promise

空約束

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Japanese karayakusoku / からやくそく Japanese empty promise

空証文

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Japanese karashoumon / karashomon / からしょうもん Japanese empty promise

約する

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Japanese yakusuru / やくする Japanese (vs-s,vt) (1) to promise; (2) to abridge; to simplify; to shorten; (3) {math} to reduce

約束事

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Japanese yakusokugoto / やくそくごと Japanese (1) promise; vow; engagement; (2) convention; rule; resolution

Entries with 2nd row of characters: The 2nd row is Simplified Chinese.

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