Last modified on 6 January 2015, at 05:56

維持

ChineseEdit

 
to preserve; to maintain; to hold together; dimension
 
to grasp; to hold; support; manage; direct; maintain
trad. (維持)
simp. (维持)

PronunciationEdit


VerbEdit

維持

  1. to maintain; to keep
  2. to preserve; to uphold
  3. to support
  4. to protect

Derived termsEdit


JapaneseEdit

Kanji in this term

Grade: S

Grade: 3
on'yomi

NounEdit

維持 (hiragana いじ, romaji iji)

  1. maintenance

VerbEdit

維持 + する (transitive, hiragana いじする, romaji iji suru)

  1. maintain, keep
    • '2011, NHK:
      ハードスケジュールのなか、コンディションを維持 (いじ)し、ホームランを () (つづ)けることは大変 (たいへん)なことです。
      hādosukejūru no naka, kondishon o iji shi, hōmuran o uchitsuzukeru koto wa taihen na koto desu.
      It's a difficult thing to maintain a hard schedule, maintain my condition, and be able to keep hitting home runs.

ConjugationEdit