Meaning

Primary

Renewal

Alternative

Update

Word Type

noun, verbal noun

Explanation

You’re renewing something to become new again. We’re talking about a renewal or update to something.

Reading

こうしん
  • 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

先方は、いくつかの修正を伴う契約更新を提案してきているんだが、あまり気が進まないんだよね。

They are proposing an updated contract with several alterations, but I’m still reluctant.

Kanji Composition