Last modified on 5 January 2015, at 06:18

否決

ChineseEdit

 
clogged; evil; to negate; to deny; not
breach (a dyke); to decide; to determine
trad. (否決)
simp. (否决)

PronunciationEdit


NounEdit

否決

  1. veto

JapaneseEdit

Kanji in this term

Grade: 6
けつ
Grade: 3
on'yomi

NounEdit

否決 (hiragana ひけつ, romaji hiketsu)

  1. decline, refusal (by decision-making entities such as a court or parliament)

AntonymsEdit

VerbEdit

否決 + する (hiragana ひけつする, romaji hiketsu suru)

  1. reject, refuse
    法案 (ほうあん)否決 (ひけつ)されました。
    hōan wa hiketsu saremashita.
    The bill was rejected by the Parliament.

ConjugationEdit

ReferencesEdit

  • 2002, Ineko Kondō; Fumi Takano; Mary E Althaus; et. al., Shogakukan Progressive Japanese-English Dictionary, Third Edition, Tokyo: Shōgakkan, ISBN 4095102535.