Jisho

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Ichidan verb, Transitive verb
1. to close (at a certain point); to cut short; to stop early; to finish (at a convenient spot)
  • じかん時間
  • 切れた
  • ので
  • かいけん会見
  • はや早く
  • きりあ切り上げ
  • なければならなかった
  • We ran out of time and had to cut short the interview.
2. to round up (number)
3. to revalue (currency)
  • えん
  • 1971
  • ねん
  • 12月
  • 18
  • にち
  • 、1
  • ドル
  • 360
  • えん
  • から
  • 308
  • えん
  • きりあ切上げられた
  • The yen was revalued upward against the U.S. dollar from a rate of 360 yen against the dollar to 308 yen on December 18, 1971.
Other forms
切上げる 【きりあげる】

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