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Words — 140 found

Noun
1. Japanese pampas grass (Miscanthus sinensis); silver grass; zebra grassUsually written using kana alone
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芒 【すすき】ススキ
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Noun
1. futon; Japanese bedding consisting of a mattress and a duvetSee also 敷き布団 しきぶとん, See also 掛け布団 かけぶとん
  • あさ
  • になる
  • ふとん布団
  • かたづ片づけます
  • In the morning, we put away our futons.
2. round cushion used for Zen meditation (traditionally made of woven bulrush leaves)
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蒲団 【ふとん】薄団 【ふとん】
Notes
布団: Ateji (phonetic) reading. 薄団: Irregular kanji usage.
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I-adjective
1. thinin ref. to objects, not to people
  • にく
  • うす薄く
  • 切り
  • なさい
  • Cut the meat into thin slices.
2. pale; light; faint
  • かれ
  • うすい
  • あおいろ青色
  • ネクタイ
  • していた
  • He wore a light blue tie.
3. watery; thin; dilute
  • うすい
  • さとうみず砂糖水
  • つく作った
  • I prepared a weak solution of sugar and water.
4. weak (taste, etc.); little (affection, etc.) not much (of a presence)
  • コーヒー
  • うす薄い
  • 好き
  • です
  • I'd like my coffee weak.
5. slim (probability, etc.); small
  • わたし
  • せいこう成功
  • のぞ望み
  • うす薄い
  • There is little hope of my success.
6. sparse; patchy; scattered
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I-adjective
1. dim; gloomy
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うす暗い 【うすぐらい】
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Ichidan verb, intransitive verb
1. to fade; to become dim
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Noun, Suru verb, No-adjective
1. being lightly dressedSee also 厚着
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Godan verb with gu ending, intransitive verb
1. to become thin; to fade; to grow pale
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Na-adjective, Noun
1. very thin; flimsy; cheap; shallow
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Noun
1. dim light; faint light; half-light of early morning; twilight
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薄明り 【うすあかり】
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Noun
1. dusk; nightfall; twilight
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Na-adjective, Noun
1. feebleness; weakness; weak
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Adverb taking the 'to' particle, Adverb
1. slightly; lightly; thinly; faintly; dimlyUsually written using kana alone
  • かのじょ彼女の
  • ほお
  • ウッスラ
  • あか赤く
  • なっていた
  • Her cheeks were faintly flushed.
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薄っすら 【うっすら】
Notes
薄っすら: Irregular okurigana usage.
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Noun
1. semi-darkness; dim light; poor light; dusk; twilight
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Noun, No-adjective, Na-adjective
1. unhappiness; sad fate; misfortune
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薄倖 【はっこう】
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Kanji — 1 found

11.73639635055069
16 strokes. JLPT N2. Jōyō kanji, taught in junior high.
dilute, thin, weak (tea), pampas grass
On: ハク
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Sentences — 68 found

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    • かれ
    • うすくら薄暗がり
    • たたか戦い
    • ながら
    • かれ彼等の
    • なまえ名前
    • かぞ数えて
    • いった
    Fighting the fading light he continued to count their names. Tatoeba
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Names — 123 found

うす 【薄】
Family or surname
1. Usu
うすい 【薄】
Family or surname
1. Usui
うすき 【薄】
Family or surname
1. Usuki
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