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慎重
Readings
しんちょう
shinchou
Meanings
NA-adjective/adjectival noun (keiyodoshi)
Noun (futsuumeishi)
Antonym: 軽率
careful, cautious, prudent, discreet, deliberatecirconspection, prudenceосторо́жность, осмотри́тельностьBedachtsamkeit, Umsicht, Sorgfalt, Vorsicht

Kanji
ON: シンKUN: つつし.む, つつし, つつし.み
humility, be careful, discrete, prudent

ON: ジュウ, チョウKUN: え, おも.い, おも.り, おも.なう, かさ.ねる, かさ.なる, おも
heavy, heap up, pile up, nest of boxes, -fold

Example sentences
裁判官には慎重さがなくてはならない。Parts: 裁判官 (さいばんかん), には, 慎重 (しんちょう), 無くてはならない (なくてはならない)Discretion is proper to judges.

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