Words — 291 found

Na-adjective, Noun
1. eager; earnest; ardent; kind; keen; acute
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1. stamp (postage); merchandise certificate
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1. end; finish; stop
  • かれ彼の
  • こうきしん好奇心
  • には
  • かぎ限り
  • なかった
  • His curiosity knew no bounds.
2. bounds; limitsSee also 切りがない, See also 切りのない
  • あなた
  • かのう可能な
  • かぎ限り
  • はや早く
  • あなた
  • おかあお母さん
  • でんわ電話
  • するべき
  • である
  • You should call your mother as soon as possible.
3. delivery date (of a futures contract)esp. 限り,限
4. finale (of a noh song); end of an act (in jōruri or kabuki); final performance of the day (in vaudeville)
  • もっと
  • べんきょう勉強
  • しない
  • かぎ限り
  • らくだい落第
  • します
  • You will fail unless you work harder.
Suffix, Counter
5. counter for slices (esp. thick slices); counter for cuts (e.g. fish, meat)
  • じゅぎょうりょう授業料
  • ほんげつ本月
  • 25
  • にち
  • かぎ限り
  • のうふ納付
  • こと
  • Tuition fees must be paid not later than the 25th of this month.
6. only; justUsually written using kana alone, See also っ切り っきり, senses 6-8 are sometimes pronounced ぎり, esp. in old-fashioned speech
7. since; afterUsually written using kana alone, usu. in a negative sentence
8. remaining (in a particular state)Usually written using kana alone
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限り 【きり】限 【きり】
限: Irregular okurigana usage.
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Godan verb with ru ending, Transitive verb
1. to cut; to cut through; to perform (surgery)
  • だいこん大根
  • ひょうしぎ拍子木
  • 切る
  • 2. Cut the daikon into long sticks.
2. to sever (connections, ties)See also 縁を切る
3. to turn off (e.g. the light)
  • エアコン
  • 切って
  • かまいません
  • Do you mind if I turn off the AC?
4. to terminate (e.g. a conversation); to hang up (the phone); to disconnectSee also 電話を切る
  • さん
  • おねがお願い
  • したい
  • のです
  • 」「
  • そのまま
  • 切らず
  • お待ち
  • ください
  • "May I speak to Mr Smith?" "Will you hold the line?"
5. to punch (a ticket); to tear off (a stub)
6. to open (something sealed)
  • いったん
  • ふう
  • 切る
  • その
  • テープ
  • へんぴん返品
  • できません
  • Once you break the seal, you can't return the tape.
7. to start
  • てんしょく転職
  • ひっこ引っ越し
  • して
  • しんきいってん心機一転
  • あら新たな
  • スタート
  • 切った
  • I quit my job and moved so I could start off with a clean slate.
8. to set (a limit); to do (something) in less or within a certain time; to issue (stamps, vouchers, etc.)
9. to reduce; to decrease; to discountSee also 値切る
10. to shake off (water, etc.); to let drip-dry; to let drain
11. to cross; to traverse
12. to criticize sharply
13. to act decisively; to do (something noticeable); to go first; to make (certain facial expressions, in kabuki)
14. to turn (vehicle, steering wheel, etc.)
15. to curl (a ball); to bend; to cut
  • トランプ
  • よく
  • 切って
  • ください
  • Please shuffle the cards carefully.
16. to shuffle (cards)
17. to discard a tileMahjong term
18. to dismiss; to sack; to let go; to expulse; to excommunicate
  • なんとか
  • その
  • かわ
  • およ泳ぎ
  • きった
  • Harry managed to swim across the river.
19. to dig (a groove); to cut (a stencil, on a mimeograph)
20. to trumpSee also 切り札
21. to cut (the connection between two groups) (in go)
22. to start a fire (with wood-wood friction or by striking a metal against stone)also written as 鑽る
23. to draw (a shape) in the air (with a sword, etc.)
Auxiliary verb, Godan verb with ru ending
24. to finish; to completeSee also 疲れきる, after the -masu stem of a verb
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1. chance; start; cue; excuse; motive; impetus; occasionUsually written using kana alone
2. Kikkake
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切掛け 【きっかけ】切っかけ 【きっかけ】切掛 【きっかけ】切っ掛 【きっかけ】切かけ 【きっかけ】キッカケ
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Ichidan verb, intransitive verb
1. to break; to snap; to be cut; to split; to crack
  • ふたり二人
  • こども子供
  • つな
  • 切れる
  • まで
  • ひっぱ引っ張り
  • あった
  • The two children pulled at the rope until it broke.
2. to be injured
3. to wear out; to be worn out
4. to break; to burst; to collapse
5. to wear off; to stop working; to go dead
6. to expire (time limit, etc.); to run out; to become due
7. to run out (of stock, etc.); to be exhausted; to be used up; to be sold out; to be out of
  • ガソリン
  • きれ切れかかっている
  • We're running out of gas.
8. to be broken off (e.g. of a relationship); to break up; to have severed ties; to be cut off; to be disconnected
9. to cut well; to be sharp
  • この
  • はさみ
  • 良く
  • 切れない
  • These scissors don't cut well.
10. to be sharp-minded; to be keen; to be shrewd; to be quick-witted; to be able
11. to be short of; to drop under (a certain figure); to beat (e.g. a record time)
  • メートル
  • 、10
  • びょう
  • 切れる
  • Will they break the ten-second mark in the hundred-metre race?
12. to dry off
13. to curve; to veer
14. to shuffle (cards)
15. to get angry; to snap; to blow one's top; to lose one's temper; to flipColloquialism, See also キレる
  • あいつ
  • とうとう
  • 切れた
  • Finally, he lost his temper.
Auxiliary verb, Ichidan verb
16. to be able to do completelyUsually written using kana alone, after the -masu stem of a verb
  • この
  • こおり
  • うす
  • すぎて
  • きみ君の
  • からだ
  • ささ支え
  • きれない
  • だろう
  • This ice is too thin to bear your weight.
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1. piece; slice; strip; scrap
2. clothalso written as 布, 裂
  • 切れ
  • ずたずたに
  • きりさ切り裂かれた
  • The cloth was torn to shreds.
3. sharpness
  • むかし昔の
  • ような
  • からだ身体
  • 切れ
  • とりもど取り戻し
  • たい
  • I wish I could get back the tone and nimbleness I once had.
4. agility
  • にく
  • なに
  • 切れ
  • ましょうか
  • How many slices of meat would you like?
5. counter for scraps, pieces, etc.
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1. gap; break; rift
2. pause; interval; interruption
3. cut; incision; notch; score
4. end
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Na-adjective, Noun
1. earnest; sincere; acute; keen; fervent
2. pressing; urgent; serious; severe
  • ふと太っている
  • わたし私の
  • せつじつ切実
  • もんだい問題
  • です
  • Being fat is a serious problem for me.
3. pertinent; appropriate
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1. trump card
2. ace up one's sleeve; secret weapon
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切札 【きりふだ】
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Noun, Suru verb, No-adjective
1. earnest desire; eager hope; longing; yearning; hankering
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Godan verb with su ending, Transitive verb
1. to run out of; to be short of; to be out of stock
  • ふくしゃき複写機
  • かみ
  • 切らした
  • We've run out of paper for the photocopier.
2. to be out of (e.g. breath); to lose (one's patience, concentration, etc.)
  • かれ
  • いき
  • きらして
  • えき
  • ついた
  • He arrived at the station out of breath.
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1. tangent point; point of contactMathematics
2. contact (electrical, etc.)
  • あたりまえ
  • ひと
  • ひと
  • せってん接点
  • ことば
  • である
  • その
  • ことば言葉
  • によって
  • かんが考え
  • きょうゆう共有
  • ぎろん議論
  • している
  • It's obvious but the connection between people is "words". It is by those words that thoughts are shared and arguments carried out.
3. point of agreement; common ground; interaction
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切点 【せってん】
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1. clipping (of newspaper article, etc.); cutting; scrap (for a scrapbook)
2. cut-out (picture, coloured paper, etc.)Abbreviation, See also 切り抜き絵, See also 切り抜き細工
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切抜き 【きりぬき】
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Noun, Suru verb
1. cutting; severance; section; amputation; disconnection
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截断 【せつだん】接断 【せつだん】截断 【さいだん】
接断: Irregular kanji usage.
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Ichidan verb, Transitive verb
1. to cut down; to slay
2. to truncate; to round down; to round off
3. to omit; to discard; to cast away
  • もうすこもう少し
  • やさしく
  • いけん意見
  • して
  • あげたら
  • どう
  • いっとうりょうだん一刀両断
  • きりす切り捨てられた
  • かれ
  • たちば立場
  • かんが考えて
  • Why don't you try expressing your opinion a little more gently? Think about how he feels getting told flatly that he's being cut loose.
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切捨てる 【きりすてる】斬り捨てる 【きりすてる】
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Expression, I-adjective
1. endless; boundless; innumerableUsually written using kana alone, See also 切りのない
  • かれ彼の
  • やしん野心
  • には
  • きりがない
  • His ambition knows no bounds.
2. endless; never-ending; going on foreverUsually written using kana alone
  • かれ彼の
  • ぐち
  • には
  • きりがない
  • There is no end to his complaining.
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切りが無い 【きりがない】キリがない
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Godan verb with su ending, Transitive verb
1. to cut down; to chop down; to fell
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斬り倒す 【きりたおす】切倒す 【きりたおす】
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Ichidan verb, Transitive verb
1. to shorten; to cut short; to trim
2. to cut down on; to reduce; to economize; to economise
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切りつめる 【きりつめる】切詰める 【きりつめる】
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Kanji — 1 found

4 strokes. JLPT N4. Jōyō kanji, taught in grade 2.
cut, cutoff, be sharp
On: セツ サイ
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Sentences — 1761 found

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    • ピーシーPC
    • ないぶ内部
    • タイマー
    • よう
    • ボタンでんちボタン電池
    • 切れた
    The button battery in the PC's internal timer has gone flat. Tatoeba
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Names — 214 found

きりこ 【切り子】
Female given name
1. Kiriko
きりがくぼとうげ 【切ケ久保峠】
Unclassified name
1. Kirigakubotouge
きりのはな 【切ノ鼻】
Unclassified name
1. Kirinohana
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