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Words — 18 found

I-adjective (keiyoushi)
1. hard; solid; toughesp. 固い and 堅い for wood, 硬い for metal and stone
  • たまご
  • かた硬く
  • ゆでて
  • ください
  • Boil the eggs hard.
I-adjective (keiyoushi)
2. stiff; tight; wooden; unpolished (e.g. writing)
  • この
  • ふた
  • かた固くて
  • 取れない
  • This lid is too tight for me to open.
I-adjective (keiyoushi)
3. strong; firm (not viscous or easily moved)
  • その
  • きかい機械
  • ほねぐ骨組み
  • かた堅く
  • なければならない
  • The frame of the machine should be rigid.
I-adjective (keiyoushi)
4. safe; steady; honest; steadfast
I-adjective (keiyoushi)
5. obstinate; stubborn
I-adjective (keiyoushi)
6. bookish; formal; stuffyAntonym: 砕けた
  • かた固い
  • こと
  • 言う
  • You don't have to be so formal.
Other forms
固い 【かたい】堅い 【かたい】緊い 【かたい】
Notes
緊い: Irregular kanji usage.
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Noun
1. Hansen's disease; leprosy; leperUsually written using kana alone, Sensitive
Other forms
癩 【かったい】癩 【かたい】
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Expressions (phrases, clauses, etc.), Noun
1. solemn promise
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Noun
1. difficult breathing; heavy breathing; gasping
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肩息 【かたいき】
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Noun
1. lower leg bone (esp. the tibia and the fibula, but sometimes also including the patella)
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Expressions (phrases, clauses, etc.), Noun
1. serious topic (of conversation)
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かたおんな 身持
Expressions (phrases, clauses, etc.), Noun
1. chaste woman; virtuous woman
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Expressions (phrases, clauses, etc.), Noun
1. sound business
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Na-adjective (keiyodoshi), Noun
1. stubbornness; obstinacy
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Expressions (phrases, clauses, etc.)
1. let's put formalities aside; let's not speak so stiffly
Other forms
硬いことは言いっこなし 【かたいことはいいっこなし】固いことは言いっこなし 【かたいことはいいっこなし】
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Kanji — 27 found

2.8788484606157536
18 strokes. JLPT N3. Jōyō kanji, taught in grade 6.
difficult, impossible, trouble, accident, defect
On: ナン
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4.3618916069935665
8 strokes. JLPT N2. Jōyō kanji, taught in grade 4.
harden, set, clot, curdle
On:
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6.1008323943150025
12 strokes. JLPT N1. Jōyō kanji, taught in junior high.
strict, hard, solid, tough, tight, reliable
On: ケン
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12.80651375813311
12 strokes. JLPT N2. Jōyō kanji, taught in junior high.
stiff, hard
Kun: かた.い
On: コウ
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Sentences — 92 found

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    • ちょっと
    • カタい
    • かな~
    • 」「
    • カタい
    • ?」「
    • ねんど粘度
    • たか
    • すぎる
    • って
    • こと
    "Might be a bit stiff..." "Stiff?" "I mean the viscosity is too high." Tatoeba
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