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意を決する
Readings
いをけっする
iwokessuru
Meanings
Expression
suru verb - special class
to resolve, to ready (oneself)sich entscheiden, sich entschließen

Kanji
ON:
idea, mind, heart, taste, thought, desire, care, liking

ON: ケツKUN: き.める, -ぎ.め, き.まる, さ.く
decide, fix, agree upon, appoint

Conjugated forms
Example sentences
私は意を決して海の中に飛び込んだ。Parts: (わたし), 意を決する (いをけっする), (うみ), (なか), 飛び込む (とびこむ)I boldly jumped into the sea.

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