Jisho

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Words — 16 found

I-adjective
1. skillful; skilful; clever; expert; wise; successfulUsually written using kana alone, esp. 上手い,巧い
  • かのじょ彼女
  • テニス
  • うま上手い
  • すいえい水泳
  • へた下手
  • She's very good at tennis, but she's not much of a swimmer.
I-adjective
2. delicious; appetizing; appetising; tastyUsually written using kana alone, esp. 旨い,美味い,甘い
  • あそこ
  • たべもの食べ物
  • うまい
  • ねだん値段
  • やす安い
  • ちのり地の利
  • わる悪い
  • なんてん難点
  • That place's food is great, and their prices are good, but the fly in the ointment is their terrible location.
I-adjective
3. fortunate; splendid; promisingUsually written using kana alone, esp. 旨い
  • それ
  • あまりにも
  • うま
  • すぎる
  • はなし
  • That's too good a story to be true.
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美味い 【うまい】旨い 【うまい】巧い 【うまい】甘い 【うまい】美い 【うまい】
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Noun
1. variety of court dance (Nara period)
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右舞 【うぶ】
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Expression, Noun
1. too-good-to-be-true offers (e.g. scams and frauds); too-good-to-be-true stories
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甘い話 【うまいはなし】旨い話 【うまいはなし】美味い話 【うまいはなし】
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Noun
1. Umaibo; small, puffed, cylindrical corn snack (trademarked)
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Expression, Noun
1. the lion's share; the cream
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旨い汁 【うまいしる】
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うま
Noun
1. equine influenza; horse flu
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あい 具合
Expression, Adverb
1. luckily; happilySee also 具合
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上手い具合に 【うまいぐあいに】
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しる
Expression, Godan verb with u ending
1. to be onto a good thing; to make money without working; to line one's pocketsIdiomatic expression
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旨い汁を吸う 【うまいしるをすう】
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Adverb
1. successfully; nicely; skillfully
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はなしうら
Expression
1. if it sounds too good to be true, it probably is; there's a flip side to every coinProverb
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甘い話には裏がある 【うまいはなしにはうらがある】旨い話には裏がある 【うまいはなしにはうらがある】上手い話には裏うらがある 【うまいはなしにはうらがある】
Notes
上手い話には裏うらがある: Irregular kanji usage.
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Kanji — 6 found

6.781287485005997
6 strokes. JLPT N1. Jōyō kanji, taught in junior high.
delicious, relish, show a liking for, purport, will, clever, expert
Kun: むね うま.い
On:
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8.938969866598816
5 strokes. JLPT N1. Jōyō kanji, taught in junior high.
adroit, skilled, ingenuity
On: コウ
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14.51637526807459
5 strokes. JLPT N2. Jōyō kanji, taught in junior high.
sweet, coax, pamper, be content, sugary
On: カン
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100.0
11 strokes.
sweet
On: テン
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Sentences — 580 found

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    • むすこ息子
    • がっこう学校
    • うまく
    • やっている
    My son gets on very well at school. Tatoeba
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Names — 15 found

うまい 【生井】
Family or surname
1. Umai
うまい 【馬井】
Family or surname
1. Umai
うまい 【馬居】
Family or surname
1. Umai
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