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境遇
Readings
きょうぐう
kyouguu
Meanings
Noun (futsuumeishi)
environment, circumstancescirconstances, environnementLebensverhältnisse, Verhältnisse, Milieu, Umstände, Lage, Umgebung, Umwelt, Lebenskreis

Kanji
ON: キョウ, ケイKUN: さかい
boundary, border, region

ON: グウKUN: あ.う
interview, treat, entertain, receive, deal with

Example sentences
そのような境遇であったにもかかわらず、彼は自分一人で道を切り開いた。Parts: そのよう, 境遇 (きょうぐう), である, にも関わらず (にもかかわらず), (かれ), 自分 (じぶん), 一人で (ひとりで), 道を切り開く (みちをきりひらく)Although he was in such circumstances, he made his way by himself.

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