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故意

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The really happy man never laughs—seldom—though he may smile. He does not need to laugh, for laughter, like weeping is a relief of mental tension—and the happy are not over strung.
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Noun

故意 (hiragana こい, romaji koi)

  1. intention, purpose
  2. bad faith
  3. (law) mens rea (guilty mind)

Mandarin

simpl. and trad.

Pronunciation

  • IPA: [ ku˥˩ji˥˩ ]

Adjective

故意 (traditional and simplified, Pinyin gùyì)

  1. (Elementary Mandarin) intentional; deliberate; on purpose

Adverb

故意 (traditional and simplified, Pinyin gùyì)

  1. (Elementary Mandarin) intentionally; deliberately; purposely

References

  • Wu, Jingrong (ed.) (1985). The Pinyin CHINESE-ENGLISH DICTIONARY (in Mandarin/English). Beijing, Hong Kong: The Commercial Press. ISBN 0471867969.
  • Shao, Jingmin (ed.) (2000). HSK Dictionary (HSK汉语水平考试词典) (in Mandarin/English). Shanghai: Huadong Teachers College Publishers. ISBN 7561720785.

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