趣旨, 主旨, しゅし

  • shushi
JLPT 1

Definition of 趣旨,主旨,しゅし

noun (common) (futsuumeishi)

  • meaning
  • point (e.g. of a statement)
  • gist
  • effect

  • goal
  • intent
  • object
  • aim
  • point

Examples of 趣旨,主旨,しゅし in a Sentence

The doctor spoke to the effect that my father would soon get better.
Tell me the substance of his speech.
We have a saying to the effect that a good neighbor is better than a faraway relative.
に会えないという趣旨手紙よこした
He sent me a letter saying that he could not see me.
言ったはそれと反対趣旨だった
What he said was to the contrary.
あなたの主旨わかる
I see your point.
I received a letter from him to the effect that he could not accept my offer.
He left a note to the effect that he was going out for lunch.
The government made an announcement to the effect that taxes would be raised.
He wrote her to the effect that he loved her.
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