Translation of “ambition” in Japanese

7 translation entries available
English ambition
Type noun
Japanese 覇気
Hiragana はき
Pronunciation haki
Definition desire for work or activity; energy
Example
unbridled ambition
抑えられない覇気
English ambition
Type noun
Japanese 抱負
Hiragana ほうふ
Pronunciation houfu
Definition an earnest desire for some type of achievement or distinction, as power, honor, fame, or wealth, and the willingness to strive for its attainment:
Example
What is her ambition?
彼女の抱負はなんだろう?
English ambition
Type noun
Japanese 大望
Hiragana たいもう
Pronunciation taimou
Example
expansive ambition
遠大な大望
English ambition
Type noun
Japanese 大志
Hiragana たいし
Pronunciation taishi
English ambition
Type noun
Japanese 野望
Hiragana やぼう
Pronunciation yabou
Definition an earnest desire for some type of achievement or distinction, as power, honor, fame, or wealth, and the willingness to strive for its attainment:
Example
crush ambition
野望を打ち砕く
English ambition
Type noun
Japanese 向上心
Hiragana こうじょうしん
Pronunciation koujoushin
Example
commendable ambition
見上げた向上心
English ambition
Type noun
Japanese 意欲
Hiragana いよく
Pronunciation iyoku
Definition desire for work or activity; energy
Example
lack ambition
意欲がない
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