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Words — 13 found

Na-adjective, Noun
1. chic; smart; stylish; tasteful; refined; sophisticatedAntonym: 野暮, also written as 意気
  • きょう今日
  • かっこう格好
  • とっても
  • いき
  • です
  • You're looking snappy today.
Na-adjective, Noun
2. understanding; considerate; thoughtful; sensible
Na-adjective, Noun
3. familiar with worldly pleasures (esp. sexual relations, geisha districts and red-light districts)
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Noun
1. essence; the best; cream
  • どうせ
  • にほん日本
  • ぶんか文化
  • すい
  • など
  • れんちゅう連中
  • には
  • ぜったい絶対
  • わかる
  • まい
  • The essence of Japanese culture could never be appreciated by them.
Na-adjective, Noun
2. chic; smart; stylish; tasteful; refined; sophisticatedSee also 粋 いき
Na-adjective, Noun
3. considerate; understanding; thoughtful; tactful
Na-adjective, Noun
4. familiar with worldly pleasures (esp. sexual relations, geisha districts and red-light districts)
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Noun
1. person of refined tastes; sophisticated person
Noun
2. man of the world; understanding person
Noun
3. man about town
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Noun
1. stylishness (esp. of a woman working at a nightclub, etc.); sophistication; refinement; class; style
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Na-adjective, Noun
1. whim; vagary; capriciousness; eccentricity
Other forms
酔狂 【すいきょう】酔興 【すいきょう】
Notes
酔興: Out-dated kanji.
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Noun
1. red-light district; pleasure quartersSee also 花柳界 かりゅうかい
Noun
2. love affair; romance
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Godan verb with ru ending, intransitive verb
1. to be pretentious; to put on airs; to try to appear smart; to act brave; to try to look cool
Other forms
意気がる 【いきがる】
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すい
Expression, Godan verb with su ending
1. to show tact (in relationship matters); to be considerate (e.g. of a couple); to be thoughtful
Other forms
粋をきかす 【すいをきかす】
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すい
Expression
1. too much pleasure ruins a man (esp. in reference to spending too much time with geisha and prostitutes); playing the dandy ruins a manProverb
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すいあつ
Expression, Ichidan verb
1. to collect the best; to put together the cream of the crop
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Godan verb with ru ending, intransitive verb
1. to be pretentious; to put on airs; to try to appear smart; to act brave; to try to look coolSee also 粋がる
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Kanji — 1 found

10.282432481552833
10 strokes. JLPT N1. Jōyō kanji, taught in junior high.
chic, style, purity, essence, pith, cream, elite, choice
Kun: いき
On: スイ
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Sentences — 19 found

  • 74386
    • いきなり
    • ほんにん本人
    • すいか誰何
    • する
    • ぶすい無粋
    • かんが考えました
    I thought it would be boorish to challenge his identity without warning. Tatoeba
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Names — 18 found

いなせ 【粋】
Female given name
1. Inase
きよし 【粋】
Male given name
1. Kiyoshi
すい 【粋】
Female given name
1. Sui
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