Jisho

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Words — 5 found

Na-adjective, Noun
1. chic; smart; stylish; tasteful; refined; sophisticatedAntonym: 野暮, いき is also written as 意気
2. familiar with worldly pleasures and subtleties of human nature (esp. sexual relations, geisha districts and red-light districts)
3. considerate; understanding; sympathetic
Noun, Na-adjective
4. essence; the best; the creamOnly applies to すい
Other forms
粋 【すい】
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Noun
1. stylishness (esp. of a woman working at a nightclub, etc.); sophistication; refinement; class; style
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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
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意気がる 【いきがる】
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Noun
1. red-light district; pleasure quartersSee also 花柳界 かりゅうかい
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 coolSee also 粋がる
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Kanji — 1 found

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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 — 3 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 — 2 found

いきかわ 【粋川】
Family or surname
1. Ikikawa
いきた 【粋田】
Unclassified name
1. Ikita