Words — 1 found

Godan verb with ku ending, Transitive verb
1. to tear; to rip upOnly applies to 裂く
  • その
  • しょうじょ少女
  • その
  • ぬの
  • 裂いた
  • The girl tore the cloth.
2. to cut up; to cleave; to cut open (esp. the abdomen)
3. to forcibly separate (e.g. two lovers)Only applies to 裂く
4. to spare (time, money, etc.); to use part of somethingOnly applies to 割く
  • きちょう貴重な
  • じかん時間
  • かず
  • ふん
  • さいて
  • いただけます
  • Can you spare me a few minutes of your valuable time?
5. to have a tattoo in the corner of one's eyeArchaism, See also 黥く
Other forms
割く 【さく】
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Kanji — 1 found

12 strokes. JLPT N3. Jōyō kanji, taught in grade 6.
proportion, comparatively, divide, cut, separate, split
On: カツ
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