TAKOBOTO

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承知
Readings
しょうち
shouchi
Meanings
Noun (futsuumeishi)
noun or participle which takes the aux. verb suru
knowledge, awarenessacceptation, acquiescement, approbation, consentement

consent, acceptance, assent, admitting, compliance, agreement, acknowledgment, acknowledgement
usu. in the negative as 承知しない
forgiving, pardoning, excusingEinwilligung, Zustimmung, Wissen, Kenntnis, Erlaubnis, Vergebung

Kanji
ON: ショウ, ジョウKUN: うけたまわ.る, う.ける, ささ.げる, とど.める, たす.ける, こ.らす, つい.で, すく.う
acquiesce, hear, listen to, be informed, receive

ON: KUN: し.る, し.らせる
know, wisdom

Example sentences
人はすべて死すべきものと承知している。Parts: (ひと), 全て (すべて), 死すべき (しすべき), (もの), 承知 (しょうち)We know that all men are mortal.

よろしい。お申し出は承知しました。Parts: 宜しい (よろしい), (ご), 申し出 (もうしで), 承知 (しょうち)All right. I'll accept your offer.

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