- 一所懸命【いっしょけんめい】 Inflection
adjectival noun / adverbial noun / noun:
- very hard; with utmost effort; with all one's might; desperately; frantically; for dear life; all-out effort; sticking at living in and defending one place - four character idiom ➜ 一生懸命
- sticking at living in one place
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