Words — 92 found

1. a little; a bit; slightlyUsually written using kana alone
  • ネクタイ
  • 締める
  • あいだ
  • ちょっと
  • じっと
  • して
  • Hold still a moment while I fix your tie.
2. just a minute; for a moment; brieflyUsually written using kana alone
  • この
  • つくえ
  • わたし
  • には
  • ちょっと
  • ひく低い
  • This desk is a little low for me.
3. somewhat; rather; fairly; pretty; quiteUsually written using kana alone
  • それ
  • いじょう以上
  • しごと仕事
  • ちょっと
  • 見つからない
  • だろう
  • You won't find a better job in a hurry.
4. (not) easily; (not) readilyUsually written using kana alone, before a verb in negative form
  • ちょっと
  • そこ
  • きみ
  • Hey, you there!
5. hey!; come on; excuse meUsually written using kana alone
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一寸 【ちょと】鳥渡 【ちょっと】鳥渡 【ちょと】チョットちょいとチョッと
一寸: Ateji (phonetic) reading. 一寸: Ateji (phonetic) reading. 鳥渡: Ateji (phonetic) reading. 鳥渡: Ateji (phonetic) reading.
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1. measurement; size; extent; dimension
2. plan; intention; arrangement; schedule
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1. sun (approx. 3.03 cm)
2. length; measurement
3. shortness; tininessSee also 寸が足りない すんがたりない
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4. Cun (unit)The cun is a traditional Chinese unit of length. Its trad... Read more
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1. match (to light fire with)Usually written using kana alone
燐寸: Ateji (phonetic) reading.
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Noun, Noun - used as a suffix
1. just before; on the verge of; on the brink of
2. just in front of; just ahead of
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Noun, Suru verb
1. cutting to pieces; tearing to pieces
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Pre-noun adjectival
1. slight; minor; trifling; trivial; pettyUsually written using kana alone, See also 一寸 ちょっと
2. considerable; proper; decent; respectable; quite (a)Usually written using kana alone, See also 一寸 ちょっと
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1. being on the verge of starvation; being about to starveYojijukugo (four character compound)
  • かわいそうに
  • その
  • ねこ
  • がしすんぜん餓死寸前
  • だった
  • The poor cat was on the verge of starvation.
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1. short blade; small weapon
2. epigram; pithy saying
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すんぶんくる 寸分
Expression, I-adjective
1. accurate; flawless; perfectly ordered; without deviationSee also 寸分 すんぶん
  • そくてい測定
  • には
  • 寸分の狂いもない
  • せいど精度
  • ようきゅう要求
  • される
  • Flawless precision is required in the measurements.
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寸分の狂いも無い 【すんぶんのくるいもない】
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1. one sun (approx. 3.03 cm)See also
  • いっすん一寸
  • むし
  • にも
  • ごぶ五分
  • たましい
  • The worm turns.
Noun, Adverbial noun
2. little bit (of time, distance, etc.)
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1. almost; very nearly; only just; barely; just in timeUsually written using kana alone
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既の所で 【すんでのところで】寸でのところで 【すんでのところで】寸での所で 【すんでのところで】
寸でのところで: Irregular kanji usage. 寸での所で: Irregular kanji usage.
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Adverb, Na-adjective
1. to pieces; into shredsUsually written using kana alone
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寸寸 【ずだずだ】寸々 【ずたずた】寸々 【ずだずだ】ズタズタズダズダ
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1. dwarf; midget; elf; Tom Thumb; Jack Sprat
2. Issun-bōshi (Japanese fairytale)
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3. Issun-bōshiThe One-Inch Boy (一寸法師 Issun-bōshi; sometimes translated ... Read more
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Kanji — 1 found

3 strokes. JLPT N1. Jōyō kanji, taught in grade 6.
measurement, tenth of a shaku, a little, small
On: スン
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