Meaning

Primary

Intention

Alternatives

Premeditation, Purpose, Intent

Word Type

noun

Explanation

The circumstance was caused by the idea I had. Because I had this idea before the circumstance, it shows I had intention of doing it. I did it on purpose.

Reading

こい
Kyoko
(Tokyo accent, female)
Kenichi
(Tokyo accent, male)

Explanation

This is a jukugo word, which usually means on'yomi readings from the kanji. If you know the readings of your kanji you'll know how to read this as well.

Context

Context Sentences

コウイチの秘密のベーコンを故意に食べた罪を認めます。

I plead guilty to intentionally eating Koichi’s secret bacon.

Kanji Composition