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Kanji in this term

Grade: 5
しょう
Grade: 5
on’yomi

NounEdit

保証 (shinjitai kanji, kyūjitai kanji 保證, hiragana ほしょう, rōmaji hoshō)

  1. an assurance, a guarantee
  2. a guarantee or warranty for a product
  3. legal assumption of responsibility

Derived termsEdit

VerbEdit

保証する (shinjitai kanji, kyūjitai kanji 保證する, suru conjugation, hiragana ほしょうする, rōmaji hoshō suru)

  1. to ensure, to attest, to stipulate, to vouch
    安全 (あんぜん)保証 (ほしょう)します。
    Anzen o hoshō shimasu.
    We guarantee the safety.
  2. to assume legal responsibility, to swear

ConjugationEdit

ReferencesEdit

  • 2002, Ineko Kondō; Fumi Takano; Mary E Althaus; et. al., Shogakukan Progressive Japanese-English Dictionary, Third Edition, Tokyo: Shōgakukan, →ISBN.
  • 1998, 広辞苑 (Kōjien), Fifth Edition (in Japanese), Tōkyō: Iwanami Shoten, →ISBN