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Words — 38 found

Noun, No-adjective
1. jest; joke; funny storySee also 笑談 しょうだん, じょうだん is sometimes written 笑談
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戯談 【じょうだん】串戯 【じょうだん】串戲 【じょうだん】戯談 【ぎだん】戯談 【げだん】
Notes
ぎだん: Out-dated or obsolete kana usage. げだん: Out-dated or obsolete kana usage.
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Noun, Na-adjective
1. talkativeness; garrulity; loquacity
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饒舌 【にょうぜつ】冗舌 【じょうぜつ】冗舌 【にょうぜつ】
Notes
にょうぜつ: Out-dated or obsolete kana usage. にょうぜつ: Out-dated or obsolete kana usage.
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じょうだん 冗談
Expression
1. it's no joke; gimme a break!
  • けっ決して
  • じょうだん冗談じゃない
  • It is far from a joke.
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Na-adjective, Noun
1. tedious; verbose; wordy; lengthy; longwinded; prolix
2. redundancy
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3. Redundancy
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Noun
1. verbiage; wordiness; tautology; blabber; chatter; unnecessary talk
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2. PleonasmPleonasm is the use of more words or word-parts than is n... Read more
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剰語 【じょうご】
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Noun
1. duplication; to make redundantComputer terminology
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2. Redundancy (engineering)In engineering, redundancy is the duplication of critical... Read more
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じょうだん 冗談抜
Expression
1. seriously; no kidding; joking aside; in all seriousness
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Noun
1. being somewhat (half) joking; half seriously; half in jest; in a jocular veinYojijukugo (four character compound)
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Noun
1. talkative person; chatterbox
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冗舌家 【じょうぜつか】
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Noun
1. supernumerary; superfluous staff; excess personnel
2. useless staffesp. 冗員
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剰員 【じょういん】
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Noun
1. being somewhat (half) joking; half seriously; half in jest; in a jocular veinYojijukugo (four character compound)
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Kanji — 1 found

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4 strokes. JLPT N1. Jōyō kanji, taught in junior high.
superfluous, uselessness
On: ジョウ
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Names — 1 found

じょうもんじん 【冗文人】
Given name, gender not specified
1. Joumonjin