Meaning of Majime in Japanese

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Majime is a Japanese word meaning seriousness or soberness. Learn more about its pronunciation and usage in the Japanese language below.

Pronunciation

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Meaning

seriousness; gravity; soberness

Japanese Characters

真面目 (まじめ)

Example & Translation

Kanojo wa itsumo monogoto o majime ni toru.
彼女はいつも物事を真面目にとる。

or in English:

She always takes things seriously.

Antonym

fumajime (不真面目)

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