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Ichidan verb, intransitive verb
1. to be chipped; to be damaged; to be broken
  • おくば奥歯
  • 欠けました
  • My back tooth has chipped.
Ichidan verb, intransitive verb
2. to be lacking; to be missing
  • ゆめ
  • かけ欠けている
  • おも主な
  • こと
  • しゅび首尾
  • いっかんせい一貫性
  • である
  • The main thing that dreams lack is consistency.
Ichidan verb, intransitive verb
3. to be insufficient; to be short; to be deficient; to be negligent toward
    メアリー
  • おも思いやり
  • かけ欠けている
  • Mary is lacking in delicacy.
Ichidan verb, intransitive verb
4. to wane (e.g. moon); to go into eclipseAntonym: 満ちる みちる, also 虧ける
Other forms
缺ける 【かける】闕ける 【かける】

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