Jisho

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Words — 133 found

I-adjective
1. sweet-tasting; sweet; sugary; sugared
  • この
  • チョコレート
  • とっても
  • あま甘くて
  • おいしい
  • This chocolate is very sweet and tasty.
2. fragrant (smelling); sweet (music)
  • ゆり
  • あま甘い
  • かお香りがする
  • Lilies smell sweet.
3. lightly salted; light in salt; not spicy
4. naive; overly optimistic; soft on; generous; indulgent; easy-going; lenientSee also 甘く見る
    メアリー
  • には
  • つい
  • あま甘く
  • なって
  • しまう
  • I have always had a soft spot in my heart for Mary.
5. half-hearted; not finished properly
6. insufficient; not satisfactory; inadequate; loose
  • かのじょ彼女
  • かれ彼の
  • あま甘い
  • ことば言葉
  • だまされた
  • She was beguiled by his sweet words.
7. mild
8. tempting; enticing; luringSee also 甘い言葉
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I-adjective
1. skillful; skilful; clever; expert; wise; successfulUsually written using kana alone, esp. 上手い,巧い
  • かのじょ彼女
  • テニス
  • うま上手い
  • すいえい水泳
  • へた下手
  • She's very good at tennis, but she's not much of a swimmer.
2. delicious; appetizing; appetising; tastyUsually written using kana alone, esp. 旨い,美味い,甘い
  • あそこ
  • たべもの食べ物
  • うまい
  • ねだん値段
  • やす安い
  • ちのり地の利
  • わる悪い
  • なんてん難点
  • That place's food is great, and their prices are good, but the fly in the ointment is their terrible location.
3. fortunate; splendid; promisingUsually written using kana alone, esp. 旨い
  • それ
  • あまりにも
  • うま
  • すぎる
  • はなし
  • That's too good a story to be true.
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美味い 【うまい】旨い 【うまい】巧い 【うまい】甘い 【うまい】美い 【うまい】
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Godan verb with su ending, Transitive verb
1. to pamper; to spoil
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Ichidan verb, intransitive verb
1. to behave like a spoiled child; to fawn on
  • しょうじょ少女
  • ははおや母親
  • あま甘えた
  • The girl played the baby to her mother.
2. to take advantage of; to presume upon (e.g. another's benevolence); to depend on
  • ひと
  • こうい好意
  • あま甘えて
  • いけない
  • Don't depend on others' kindness.
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Na-adjective, Noun, No-adjective
1. sweet flavour; sweet flavor; mildness
2. flattery
  • そんな
  • あまくち甘口
  • には
  • 乗らない
  • That sort of flattery will get you nowhere.
3. stupidity
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Noun
1. sweet potato (Ipomoea batatas)Usually written using kana alone
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2. Sweet potatoThe sweet potato (Ipomoea batatas) is a dicotyledonous pl... Read more
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薩摩芋 【さつまいも】甘薯 【さつまいも】甘藷 【さつまいも】甘薯 【かんしょ】甘藷 【かんしょ】サツマイモ
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Noun
1. sweetener (sugar, honey, saccharin, maltose, etc.); sweetening agent; sweetening
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2. Sugar substituteA sugar substitute is a food additive that duplicates the... Read more
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Noun
1. lack of self-reliance; depending on othersSee also 甘える あまえる
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Ichidan verb, intransitive verb
1. to content oneself with; to be resigned to (one's fate); to be contented (satisfied) with (one's lot)
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Noun, Suru verb
1. submitting to (a demand, one's fate, etc.); putting up with; resigning oneself to; accepting (without complaint)
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Na-adjective, Noun
1. sweet (taste); luscious
2. sweet (melody, dream, etc.); delightful; pleasant; mellow; mellifluous
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Noun, No-adjective
1. sweet words; smooth talk; cajolery; flattery; sycophancy
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Noun, Na-adjective
1. wheedling child; spoiled child (spoilt); pampered child; child who always demands attention
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甘えんぼう 【あまえんぼう】あまえん坊 【あまえんぼう】
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Noun
1. sweet half sake; sweet drink made from fermented riceFood term
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2. Amazakeis a traditional sweet, low- or non-alcohol (depending on... Read more
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醴 【あまざけ】
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Adverb
1. skilfully; skillfully; well; aptly; cleverlyUsually written using kana alone
  • わたし
  • かのじょ彼女
  • とりい取り入って
  • うまく
  • ひみつ秘密
  • ききだ聞き出した
  • I charmed a secret out of her.
2. successfully; smoothlyUsually written using kana alone
  • われわれ我々
  • けいかく計画
  • うまく
  • すす進んでいる
  • Our plans are progressing smoothly.
3. deliciouslyUsually written using kana alone
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旨く 【うまく】巧く 【うまく】甘く 【うまく】
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Noun
1. (someone with a) sweet tooth; person fond of sweets; person who doesn't like alcohol, preferring sweetsSee also 辛党
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Expression, Noun
1. too-good-to-be-true offers (e.g. scams and frauds); too-good-to-be-true stories
  • 甘い話
  • だまされる
  • ひと
  • いる
  • Some are deceived by fair words.
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甘い話 【うまいはなし】旨い話 【うまいはなし】美味い話 【うまいはなし】
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Noun
1. sweetness; sugary taste
2. sweets; dessert; cake
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3. SweetnessSweetness is one of the five basic tastes and is almost u... Read more
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甘み 【あまみ】あま味 【あまみ】
Notes
甘味: Ateji (phonetic) reading. あま味: Ateji (phonetic) reading.
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Noun
1. citrus fruits
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2. CitrusCitrus is a common term and genus (Citrus) of flowering p... Read more
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かんきつ類 【かんきつるい】甘橘類 【かんきつるい】
Notes
甘橘類: Irregular kanji usage.
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Kanji — 1 found

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5 strokes. JLPT N2. Jōyō kanji, taught in junior high.
sweet, coax, pamper, be content, sugary
On: カン
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Sentences — 140 found

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    • あやうく
    • ぼう
    • ぎょうしゃ業者
    • かんげん甘言
    • だま騙され
    • おおぞん大損
    • する
    • ところ
    • でした
    I was almost deceived by a certain trader's sweet words into making a huge loss. Tatoeba
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Names — 212 found

いくしま 【甘】
Unclassified name
1. Ikushima
いくじま 【甘】
Unclassified name
1. Ikujima
いくた 【甘】
Unclassified name
1. Ikuta
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