Words — 10 found

No-adjective, Na-adjective, Noun
1. slanting; tilted; sloping; diagonal; obliqueSee also
2. distorted (feeling); slanted (e.g. view of the world); bad (mood); amiss; awry
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斜め 【なのめ】斜 【ななめ】斜 【なのめ】傾 【ななめ】傾 【なのめ】
なのめ: Out-dated or obsolete kana usage. 斜: Irregular okurigana usage. なのめ: Out-dated or obsolete kana usage. 斜: Irregular okurigana usage. 傾: Out-dated kanji. なのめ: Out-dated or obsolete kana usage. 傾: Out-dated kanji.
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1. diagonal view of face (artist term); three-quarter view of face
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Noun, Suru verb
1. skim reading
2. diagonal reading (e.g. as a simple code)See also 縦読み
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1. diagonally; obliquely; slantingly; slantwise
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1. diagonally upward
2. (going in a) completely unexpected direction (of a story, result, etc.)Slang, oft. as 予想の斜め上
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1. unusually; extraordinarily; uncommonly
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斜めならず 【なのめならず】
なのめならず: Out-dated or obsolete kana usage.
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Expression, Ichidan verb
1. to couch (a sword)
2. to look at cynically or ironically
3. to stand ready (to do); to adopt a formal attitudeArchaism
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斜に構える 【はすにかまえる】斜に構える 【ななめにかまえる】
ななめにかまえる: Irregular kana usage.
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Kanji — 1 found

11 strokes. JLPT N1. Jōyō kanji, taught in junior high.
diagonal, slanting, oblique
Kun: なな.め はす
On: シャ
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Sentences — 3 found

  • 84917
    • ぬの
    • なな斜め
    • 裁ち
    • なさい
    Cut the cloth in a diagonal direction. Tatoeba
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Names — 3 found

ななめ 【斜】
Given name, gender not specified
1. Naname
ななめき 【斜木】
Family or surname
1. Nanameki
ななめぎ 【斜木】
Family or surname
1. Nanamegi