Words — 11 found

Noun, Suru verb, Noun which may take the genitive case particle 'no', Transitive verb
1. correction (of fault, defect, flaw, etc.); remedy; rectification; redress; reform
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きょう正 【きょうせい】
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1. correctional facility (for juveniles); juvenile detention centre (center); reformatory
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1. correctional officer; corrections officerSee also 刑務官
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Na-adjective (keiyodoshi), Noun
1. radical; extreme; eccentric
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Noun, Suru verb, Transitive verb
1. affectation; pretense; pretence
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1. trying to straighten the horns of a bull, and killing it in the process; trying to correct a small defect and ruining the whole thing; the cure is worse than the diseaseYojijukugo (four character compound)
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Kanji — 1 found

17 strokes. JLPT N1. Jōyō kanji, taught in junior high.
rectify, straighten, correct, reform, cure, control, pretend, falsify
Kun: た.める
On: キョウ
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Names — 4 found

きょういち 【矯一】
Given name, gender not specified
1. Kyouichi
きょういちろう 【矯一郎】
Given name, gender not specified
1. Kyouichirou
きょうこ 【矯子】
Female given name
1. Kyouko
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