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English Reference for honnou (ほんのう)

Kanji
Kana
ほんのう
honnou
Definitions
noun no-adjective instinct
Example sentences
In making a decision, I rely not on logic but on instinct
Instinct is often a poor guide
Animals act on instinct
The instinct for survival is inherent in every living thing
Fundamental instincts will not go away
He is possessed of a strong fighting instinct
It cannot plausibly be argued that behaviour of such complexity derives entirely from instinct
Laughter is a human instinct, and when it comes to instinct, cultural barriers don't exist
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