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perfectionist

Japanese translation: kanzenshugisha

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English term or phrase:perfectionist
Japanese translation:kanzenshugisha
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19:46 Jan 24, 2001
English to Japanese translations [Non-PRO]
Art/Literary
English term or phrase: perfectionist
Someone who pays excessive attention to detail, and doesn't finish a task until its completed to their satisfaction.
ProZ.com Staff
Local time: 21:16
kanzenshugisha
Explanation:
This word, "kanzenshugisha" means
"perfectionist"--"kanzen" means both
"perfect" and "perfection", and the
suffix "shugisha" refers to a person
whose thoughts and behaviors embody
this quality.
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Harold Slovic
Local time: 21:16
Grading comment
Thanks Harold & Yasue,

You helped me out. I needed to find this word in Japanese, because I'm a 'Kanzenshugisha.'

Tasukarimashita.

Troy (anand)
4 KudoZ points were awarded for this answer

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nakanzenshugisha
Harold Slovic


  

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kanzenshugisha


Explanation:
This word, "kanzenshugisha" means
"perfectionist"--"kanzen" means both
"perfect" and "perfection", and the
suffix "shugisha" refers to a person
whose thoughts and behaviors embody
this quality.


    General knowledge of Japanese and confirmation by Champollion on-line E/J dictionary
Harold Slovic
Local time: 21:16
Native speaker of: English
PRO pts in pair: 23
Grading comment
Thanks Harold & Yasue,

You helped me out. I needed to find this word in Japanese, because I'm a 'Kanzenshugisha.'

Tasukarimashita.

Troy (anand)
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