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, はし
chopsticks
私達はじっと押し黙っておはしを使って食事をした。
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, 出
Noun, used as a suffix
1. coming out, going out, outflow, efflux, rising (of the Sun or the Moon)
2. attending (work), appearing (on stage), one's turn to go on
3. start, beginning
4. origins, background, person (or item) originating from ..., graduate of ..., native of ..., member of ... (lineage)
5. architectural member that projects outward
彼は貴族の出である。
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, にて
Particle, indicates location of action; にて is the formal literary form
1. at, in, when
indicates means of action
2. by, with
Conjunction
3. and then, so
Only で, See よ・1, at sentence-end; indicates certainty, emphasis, etc., Dialect: Kansai-ben
4. let me tell you, don't you know
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, い
Conjunction, Auxiliary, See ないで・1, Archaism, after a -nai stem
without doing ...
ご飯, 御飯, ごはん
1. cooked rice
2. meal
ご飯とパンどちらがいいですか。
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誤判, ごはん
misjudgement, misjudgment, erroneous judgement, miscarriage of justice
午飯, ごはん
See 昼飯
lunch
Particle
1. indicates direct object of action
2. indicates subject of causative expression
3. indicates an area traversed
4. indicates time (period) over which action takes place
5. indicates point of departure or separation of action
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書き込む, 書きこむ, かきこむ
Godan verb, Transitive
1. to fill in (field, entry, etc.), to fill out (form)
2. to post a message (e.g. on a bulletin-board)
3. to store
Computer terminology
4. to write (data), to flash
日付は自分で書き込みなさい。
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かき込む, 掻き込む, 掻きこむ, 搔き込む, かきこむ
Godan verb, Transitive, See 掻っ込む
1. to bolt down (food), to gulp down, to shovel (into one's mouth)
See 掻い込む・1
2. to carry under the arm
3. to rake in, to rake towards one
Particle, See 乃, occasionally ん, orig. written 乃 or 之
1. indicates possessive
2. nominalizes verbs and adjectives
See が・1
3. substitutes for "ga" in subordinate phrases
often ん
4. (at sentence-end, falling tone) indicates a confident conclusion
Female term or language
5. (at sentence-end) indicates emotional emphasis
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は行, ハ行, 波行, はぎょう, ハぎょう
the "ha" column of the Japanese syllabary table (ha, hi, fu, he, ho)
, ぎ
1. ceremony
2. matter, affair
Suffix, used after a person's name, a personal pronoun, etc. in epistolary style
3. with regard to, as for, as concerns
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Particle
1. indicates sentence subject (occasionally object)
2. indicates possessive (esp. in literary expressions)
Conjunction
3. but, however, still, and
after the volitional form of a verb
4. regardless of, whether (or not)
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悪い, 惡い, 惡るい, わるい
1. bad, poor, undesirable
2. poor (quality), inferior, insufficient
3. evil, sinful
4. ugly, not beautiful
5. at fault, to blame, in the wrong
これは悪い話ではないでしょう?
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憎い, 悪い, にくい
1. hateful, abominable, poor-looking, detestable
often with irony
2. amazing, fantastic, admirable, lovely, wonderful
かわいさ余って憎さ百倍。
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にくい, 難い, 悪い, がたい
Suffix, See 為難い・しにくい, Usually in kana, after -masu stem of verb
difficult to ..., hard to ...
これは始末の難い問題だ。
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