Words — 2 found

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.
Other forms
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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Expression, Noun
1. too-good-to-be-true offers (e.g. scams and frauds); too-good-to-be-true stories
Other forms
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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Kanji — 1 found

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