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ChineseEdit

 
to regard as; to take (somebody) for; to do; to make
 
because of; for; to; act as; take...to be; to be; to do; to serve as; to become
trad. (作為/作爲) /
simp. (作为)

Etymology 1Edit

PronunciationEdit


NounEdit

作為

  1. conduct; deeds
  2. accomplishment; achievement; success
SynonymsEdit

VerbEdit

作為

  1. to achieve; to accomplish
  2. to regard as
SynonymsEdit
  • (to regard as):

PrepositionEdit

作為

  1. as (a role); serving as

Derived termsEdit

Etymology 2Edit

For pronunciation and definitions of – see 作偽 (“to counterfeit; to falsify; to deceive; to cheat; to defraud”).
(This term, 作為, is an obsolete form of 作偽.)

JapaneseEdit

Kanji in this term
さく
Grade: 2

Grade: S
on’yomi

NounEdit

作為 (hiragana さくい, rōmaji sakui)

  1. intentionality
    作為 (さくい) (かん)じる。
    Sakui o kanjiru.
    It seems intentional.
  2. act, commission
    作為 (さくい)または不作為 (ふさくい)
    sakui mataha fusakui
    commission or omission
    作為 (さくい) (はん)
    sakui han
    crime by commission

AntonymsEdit