Definition of きょうけん

きょうけんkyouken Inflection

adjectival noun / noun:

  • modesty; humility

Example Sentences

kareha強健kyoukenどころではなかったdokorodehanakatta
He was far from robust.
kareha強健kyoukenどころかdokoroka実にjitsuni虚弱kyojakuだったdatta
So far from being robust, he was extremely weak.
狂犬kyoukennigo注意chuui
Look out for the wild dog!

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