悪意

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  • あくい akui

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  • nounnoun taking the genitive case particle の
    ill will, spite, evil intention, malice
    • bad meaning
      • law, etc. termnoun
        mala fides, bad faith, criminal intent to deceive
        • see also: 
      • law, etc. term
        malice

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        • 11 strokes

          bad, vice, rascal, false, evil, wrong

        • 13 strokes

          idea, mind, heart, taste, thought, desire, care, liking

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        • Japanese sentence

          あなたの周りの人々の普通の行いに悪意があると考えてはいけない。 

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          English translation

          Don't read evil intentions into the ordinary actions of people around you.