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  • on reading:
  • ボウ   モウ
  • kun reading:
  • のぞむ   もち
  • meaning(s):
  • ambition, full moon, hope, desire, aspire to, expect
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いちぼう one sweep (of the eye); an unbroken view
えんぼう vista; distant view
かつぼう craving; longing; thirsting
かんぼう observation; watching
がんぼう desire; wish; aspiration