Jisho

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Words — 14 found

Noun
1. cunning deed; sly trick; foul playUsually written using kana alone
2. cunning person; sly fellow; cheatUsually written using kana alone
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I-adjective
1. sly; cunning; sneaky; crafty; unfair; dishonestUsually written using kana alone
2. miserly; mean; stingyUsually written using kana alone, Only applies to こすい
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狡い 【こすい】
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I-adjective
1. devious; cunning; sly; crafty
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狡賢い 【ずるがしこい】
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Noun, Suru verb
1. skipping school or work without a good reason; playing truant; playing hooky
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ずる休み 【ずるやすみ】狡休み 【ずるやすみ】
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Noun, Na-adjective
1. sly and craftyYojijukugo (four character compound)
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Noun
1. very shrewd in preparing a means of escape; being very good at escaping dangerYojijukugo (four character compound)
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としくに 狡兎死して走狗烹らる
Expression
1. when the enemy is defeated, the victorious soldiers can be killed off; when the nimble rabbit dies, the hunting dog is cooked
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狡兎死して走狗煮らる 【こうとししてそうくにらる】
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Expression
1. When the enemy is defeated, the victorious soldiers can be killed offYojijukugo (four character compound), See also 狡兎死して走狗烹らる, from 狡兎死して良狗烹らる
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Ichidan verb, intransitive verb
1. to shirk one's duties; to be idle; to play truantUsually written using kana alone
2. to come loose; to come undone; to get untiedUsually written using kana alone
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Kanji — 1 found

100.0
9 strokes.
cunning, sly, crafty, niggardly
On: コウ キョウ
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Sentences — 1 found

  • 74397
    • それだけ
    • きたちょうせん北朝鮮
    • ちゅうごく中国
    • こうかつ狡猾
    • なんです
    That's just how cunning North Korea (and China) is. Tatoeba
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