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挑戦
Readings
ちょうせん
chousen
Meanings
Noun (futsuumeishi)
noun or participle which takes the aux. verb suru
challenge, defiance, dare, attempt, trydéfi, provocationHerausforderung, Aggression, Aufforderung, Anreiz

Kanji
ON: チョウKUN: いど.む
challenge, contend for, make love to

ON: センKUN: いくさ, たたか.う, おのの.く, そよ.ぐ, わなな.く
war, battle, match

Example sentences
スカイダイビングに挑戦したいのです。Parts: スカイダイビング, 挑戦 (ちょうせん), したい, のだ (んです)I'd like to try out skydiving.
I'd like to try skydiving.

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