Words — 627 found
1. below; down; under; younger (e.g. daughter)
- "By the way, where's your old man?" "Under that over-turned truck."
- Sign at the bottom, please.
3. beneath; underneath
- The rain penetrated my raincoat.
4. just after; right afteras 下から, 下より, etc.
5. inferiority; one's inferior (i.e. one's junior)
- お 。
- I put Milton after Dante.
6. trade-inSee also 下取り
7. preliminary; preparatorySee also 下準備
1. under (guidance, supervision, rules, the law, etc.)oft. のもとに or のもとで
- All men are equal under the law.
2. under (a flag, the sun, etc.); beneath
3. with (e.g. one blow); on (the promise, condition, assumption, etc. that ...); in (e.g. the name of)as ...のもとに
4. (someone's) side; (someone's) locationSee also 元, usu. written 元
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1. lower reaches (of a river)Antonym: 上 かみ
2. bottom; lower part
3. lower half (of the body, esp. the privates); feces (faeces); urine; menses
4. end; far from the imperial palace (i.e. far from Kyoto, esp. of western Japan)
5. dirty (e.g. dirty jokes, etc.)
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1. please (give me)Usually written using kana alone, Honorific or respectful (sonkeigo) language
- くだ 。
- I'd like to have some hot chocolate.
2. please (do for me)Usually written using kana alone, Honorific or respectful (sonkeigo) language, after te-form of a verb or a noun prefixed with o- or go-
- Please show me your stamp album.
1. to descend (e.g. a mountain); to go down; to come downesp. 下りる
- The professional skier liked to "hot-dog" down the mountain.
2. to alight (e.g. from bus); to get off; to disembark; to dismountesp. 降りる
- Let's get off here.
3. to step down; to retire; to give up; to quit; to fold
4. to be granted; to be issued; to be givenesp. 下りる
5. to form (of frost, dew, mist, etc.)esp. 降りる
- お 。
- The dew fell this morning.
6. to be passed (from the body; e.g. of a roundworm)See also 下り物, esp. 下りる
1. unskillful; poor; awkwardAntonym: 上手 じょうず
- He comes from England, but is very poor at English.
2. imprudent; untactful
- Take care not to make a foolish move.
1. to come down; to go down; to fall; to drop; to sink; to get lowerAntonym: 上がる
2. to hang; to dangle
3. to move back; to step back; to withdraw; to retire
4. to deteriorate; to fall off; to be downgraded
5. to get closer to the present day
6. to go southin Kyoto
下る: Irregular okurigana usage.
1. to hang; to suspend; to wear (e.g. decoration)
2. to lower; to reduce; to bring down
3. to demote; to move back; to pull back
4. to clear (plates); to remove (food, etc. from table or altar)
5. to keep on playing after one has formed a scoring combination with captured cardsHanafuda, See also 出来役
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1. boarding; lodging; board and lodging; room and board
- She boards students.
2. boarding house; lodging house; lodgings
- さが 。
- I was on the hunt for lodgings.
1. underwear; undergarment; underclothes; lingerie
1. diarrhea; diarrhoea
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1. to give; to confer; to bestowHonorific or respectful (sonkeigo) language, Usually written using kana alone
2. to kindly do for one; to oblige; to favour; to favorHonorific or respectful (sonkeigo) language, Usually written using kana alone
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1. down-train; train heading toward the ending point of its route
2. down-slope; downward going
- The downclimb here is also dangerous as there are no handholds.
3. downbound (esp. away from Tokyo)
4. downstream; downhillAntonym: 上り
1. low-lying part of a city (usu. containing shops, factories, etc.)
2. Shitamachi (low-lying area of eastern Tokyo near Tokyo Bay, incl. Asakusa, Shitaya, Kanda, Fukugawa, Honjo, Nihonbashi, Kyobashi and surrounds)See also 山の手
1. to take down; to bring down; to lower (a hand, flag, shutter, etc.); to drop (an anchor, curtain, etc.); to let down (hair); to launch (a boat)
- Can you bring down my trunk from upstairs?
2. to drop off (a passenger); to let off; to unload (goods, a truck, etc.); to offload; to dischargeesp. 降ろす
- Please let me off on this side of that traffic light.
3. to withdraw (money)
- Please draw a hundred thousand yen from the bank.
4. to use for the first time; to wear for the first time
5. to cut off; to fillet (fish); to grate (e.g. radish); to prune (branches)
6. to remove (someone from a position); to oust; to dropesp. 降ろす
7. to clear (the table); to remove (offerings from an altar); to pass down (e.g. old clothes); to hand down
8. to expel from the body (e.g. worms); to abort (a fetus)See also 堕ろす
9. to invoke (a spirit); to call down
降ろす 【おろす】、下す 【おろす】
下す: Irregular okurigana usage.
1. to descend; to go down; to come down
- There is a school down the mountain.
2. to be handed down (of an order, judgment, etc.)
- くだ 。
- He was given ten years and his wife three.
3. to pass (of time)
4. to surrender; to capitulate
5. to be less than; to be inferior tooften in neg. form
6. to have the runs; to have diarrheaSee also 腹が下る, also written as 瀉る
7. to pass (in stool); to be discharged from the body
8. to depreciate oneself; to be humbleArchaism
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