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The Japanese Page Word of The Day - Denial Negation

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Word of the Day: August 06, 2018

否定

noun | ひてい


MEANING: denial; negation; repudiation (hitei)

EXAMPLE SENTENCE:

犯人は、殺意を否定した。

はんにんは、さついをひていした。
The suspect denied having intent to kill.

NOTES:
否 【ヒ いな いや】 negate;  no;  noes;  refuse;  decline;  deny; 定 【テイ ジョウ さだ.める】 determine;  fix;  establish;  decide

VOCABULARY:
犯人 【はんにん】 offender; criminal
殺意 【さつい】 intent to kill
否定 【ひてい】 denial

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