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Noun, Suru verb
1. invention
Na-adjective (keiyodoshi)
2. intelligent; clever; smartDated term
Noun, Suru verb
3. making sense (of something); understandingArchaism
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1. this; this oneUsually written using kana alone, See also それ, See also あれ, See also どれ, indicating an item near the speaker, the action of the speaker, or the current topic
  • これ
  • おもしろ面白い
  • ほん
  • This is an interesting book.
Pronoun
2. this personUsually written using kana alone, usu. indicating someone in one's in-group
  • これ
  • あに
  • です
  • かっこいい
  • です
  • This is my brother. Handsome, isn't he?
Pronoun
3. now; this point (in time)Usually written using kana alone, as これから, これまで, etc.
  • わたし
  • これ
  • から
  • えいご英語
  • いっしょうけんめい一生懸命
  • べんきょう勉強します
  • I will study English hard from now on.
Pronoun
4. hereDated term, Usually written using kana alone
Adverb (fukushi)
5. used to stress the subject of a sentenceFormal or literary term, Usually written using kana alone
Pronoun
6. I; meArchaism
Other forms
是 【これ】是れ 【これ】之 【これ】之れ 【これ】維 【これ】惟 【これ】此 【これ】
Notes
此れ: Rarely-used kanji form. 是: Rarely-used kanji form. 是れ: Rarely-used kanji form. 之: Rarely-used kanji form. 之れ: Rarely-used kanji form. 維: Rarely-used kanji form. 惟: Rarely-used kanji form. 此: Irregular okurigana usage, Rarely-used kanji form.
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Noun
1. the East; the Orient; (East) AsiaSee also 西洋
Noun
2. JapanDated term, used in China
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Godan verb with mu ending, Transitive verb
1. to enjoy; to take pleasure in; to have a good time; to have fun
Godan verb with mu ending, Transitive verb
2. to look forward toDated term
Other forms
愉しむ 【たのしむ】楽む 【たのしむ】
Notes
楽む: Irregular okurigana usage.
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Ichidan verb, Intransitive verb
1. to be heard; to be audible; to reach one's ears
  • みょう妙な
  • おと
  • 聞こえた
  • I heard a strange sound.
Ichidan verb, Intransitive verb
2. to sound (like); to come across (as)
  • この
  • はなし
  • へん変に
  • 聞こえる
  • かもしれない
  • まった全く
  • ほんとう本当
  • です
  • This story may sound strange, but it's absolutely true.
Ichidan verb, Intransitive verb
3. to be well known; to be famous
Ichidan verb, Intransitive verb
4. to accept (someone's words); to agree; to understandDated term
Other forms
聞える 【きこえる】聴こえる 【きこえる】聴える 【きこえる】
Notes
聴こえる: Irregular kanji usage. 聴える: Irregular kanji usage.
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Noun, Suru verb, Transitive verb, Na-adjective (keiyodoshi)
1. worry; concern; anxiety; uneasiness; fear
  • その
  • おとこのこ男の子
  • しんぱい心配
  • して
  • びょうき病気になった
  • The boy got sick from anxiety.
Noun, Suru verb, Transitive verb
2. care; help; aid; assistanceDated term
  • しんぱい心配
  • して
  • くれる
  • ひと
  • いて
  • しあわ幸せ
  • I'm so lucky to have someone who cares.
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Noun
1. woman; lady; adult femaleSensitive, Dated term, See also 紳士
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Na-adjective (keiyodoshi)
1. skillful; adroit; dexterous; masterful; clever; ingenious; cunning
Noun
2. craft; craftsmanship; skill; dexterity; design
Noun
3. plot; scheme; artifice; trickDated term
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Noun, used as a prefix
1. last (i.e. immediately preceding); previous; ex-; former
    田中
  • ぜん
  • がいしょう外相
  • こうてつ更迭
  • つづ続く
  • せいじ政治
  • こんらん混乱
  • その
  • しょうちょう象徴
  • である
  • The dismissal of foreign minister Tanaka is symbolic of the continuing political turmoil.
Noun, used as a prefix
2. pre- (e.g. premodern)before the name of an era
Noun, used as a suffix
3. beforeafter a noun
  • かれ
  • しゅうしん就寝
  • ぜん
  • ポケット
  • から
  • こぜに小銭
  • とりだ取り出して
  • テーブル
  • うえ
  • どさっと
  • 置く
  • Before retiring he usually dumps the chicken feed from all his pockets onto the table.
Noun, Adverb (fukushi)
4. before; earlierDated term, See also 前 まえ
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Suffix, Na-adjective (keiyodoshi)
1. -ical; -ive; -al; -ic; -yused to form adjectives from nouns
Suffix, Na-adjective (keiyodoshi)
2. -like; -ish; -sort of; -kind of
Suffix, Na-adjective (keiyodoshi)
3. (something) like; along the lines ofColloquialism, used similarly to a quoting particle, esp. as 的な or 的なこと
Suffix, Na-adjective (keiyodoshi)
4. -wise; in terms of; for; from the viewpoint of; from a ... standpoint; as far as ... is concernedColloquialism, after a noun or pronoun, esp. adverbially as ~に(は)
Suffix
5. Mr.; Ms.; Mrs.Familiar language, Colloquialism, Dated term, used as a form of address with names, work titles, etc. to denote either light disdain or familiarity
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Noun, Suru verb, Transitive verb
1. close examination; careful investigation; close inspection; careful selection; inquiry; enquiry; scrutiny; testing
Noun, Suru verb, Transitive verb
2. investigation of a crime; inquiry into someone's guiltDated term
Noun
3. winner (of the most rounds, i.e. a full game)Hanafuda, Abbreviation, See also 吟味役
Noun, Suru verb, Transitive verb
4. reciting and appreciating traditional poetryArchaism, orig. meaning
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Noun
1. picnic
Noun
2. outing; hikeDated term
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Pronoun
1. when; at what time; how soonUsually written using kana alone
Pronoun
2. normal times; ordinary daysUsually written using kana alone, Dated term
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Noun
1. ball game (e.g. baseball, tennis, soccer)
Noun
2. billiardsDated term, Only applies to 球戯, See also ビリヤード
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球戯 【きゅうぎ】
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Noun, Suru verb, Intransitive verb
1. return to one's country
Noun, Suru verb, Intransitive verb
2. return to one's hometownDated term
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Godan verb with ru ending, Intransitive verb
1. to be obsessive (about); to be overly concerned (with); to fuss (over); to worry too much (about); to be picky (about); to be hung up (on); to stick toUsually written using kana alone
  • とのがた殿方
  • こま細かい
  • こと
  • こだわる
  • もの
  • ではありません
  • It doesn't become a gentleman to fuss over trifles.
Godan verb with ru ending, Intransitive verb
2. to be particular (about); to pay special attention (to); to be fastidious (about); to insist (on); to be uncompromisingUsually written using kana alone, positive nuance
Godan verb with ru ending, Intransitive verb
3. to get stuck; to be obstructedDated term, Usually written using kana alone
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拘わる 【こだわる】
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Noun
1. maidservant; housemaid; maidDated term, Sensitive, See also お手伝いさん
Noun
2. hostess (in a ryokan); waitress (in a traditional restaurant)Sensitive
Noun
3. court ladyArchaism
Noun
4. ladyHonorific or respectful (sonkeigo) language, Archaism
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Noun, Suru verb, Transitive verb
1. making a killing; making easy money
Noun, Suru verb, Transitive verb
2. robbery; robberDated term
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Noun
1. multiplying by one; original amount
Adverb (fukushi)
2. (even) moreSee also 人一倍
Noun
3. double; twice (as much); twofoldDated term, See also 二倍
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Pronoun
1. I; me; myselfMale term or language, Dated term, nuance of arrogance
  • そんな
  • こと
  • かんが考え
  • ながら
  • 我輩
  • カモ
  • である
  • さいけん再見
  • しました
  • Thinking about those sorts of things, I watched "Duck Soup" again.
Pronoun
2. we; us; ourselvesMale term or language, Archaism
Other forms
吾輩 【わがはい】我が輩 【わがはい】吾が輩 【わがはい】わが輩 【わがはい】
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