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, 3, 参, 弎, さん,
Numeric, 参 is used in legal documents
1. three
Prefix
2. tri-
彼は手荷物が三個あった。
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, ,
See 湯・ゆ・1, み is generally used in compounds
1. water (esp. cool, fresh water, e.g. drinking water)
2. fluid (esp. in an animal tissue), liquid
3. flood, floodwaters
Only みず, See 力水, Sumo term
4. water offered to wrestlers just prior to a bout
See 水入り
5. break granted to wrestlers engaged in a prolonged bout
私は、月・水・金と一日おきに仕事をします。
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,
1. body
2. oneself
3. one's place, one's position
4. main part, meat (as opposed to bone, skin, etc.), wood (as opposed to bark), blade (as opposed to its handle), container (as opposed to its lid)
彼は酒で身を滅ぼした。
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, 子,
1. fruit, nut
2. seed
3. (in broth) pieces of meat, vegetable, etc.
4. content, substance
名を捨てて実を取る。
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,
Prefix
not yet, un-
新しい遺跡で未発掘はいくつだったのですか。
,
1. (sense of) taste
Suffix, Counter
2. counter for food, drink, medicine, etc.
このチーズはピリッとした味がする。
Suffix, nominalizing suffix, esp. of sensory or subjective adjectives; also written with the ateji 味
1. -ness (as in sweetness), -th (as in warmth)
nominalizing suffix indicating location
2. -ness (as in deepness, weakness), -th (as in depth)
as ~み...~み
3. alternating between ... and ...
, 深, 美,
Prefix, Honorific or respectful
1. august
2. beautiful
あいつはのらりくらりの仕事にお忙しい事だ。
, 見
Noun, used as a suffix
1. looking, viewing
Expression, See 見る・5, Colloquialism, Usually in kana, after the -te form of a verb; irreg. imperative conj. of 見る
2. (please) try (to)
, 霊,
Archaism
soul, spirit, divine spirit
人間は神ほど万能ではない。
,
winnow, winnowing basket, winnowing fan
Music term
1. mi, me, 3rd note of a major scale in movable-do solfège
2. E (note in the fixed-do system)
, , し
1. the Snake (sixth sign of the Chinese zodiac), the Serpent
See 巳の刻, Obsolete term
2. hour of the Snake (around 10am, 9-11am, or 10am-12 noon)
3. south-southeast
4. fourth month of the lunar calendar
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, う, , わた, わだ
sea, ocean, waters
何としても海をひと目みたいものだ。
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, 見る, 観る, 視る
Ichidan verb, Transitive
1. to see, to look, to watch, to view, to observe
2. to examine, to look over, to assess, to check, to judge
See 看る
3. to look after, to attend to, to take care of, to keep an eye on
4. to experience, to meet with (misfortune, success, etc.)
Auxiliary verb, Usually in kana, after the -te form of a verb
5. to try ..., to have a go at ..., to give ... a try
映画を観に行かない?
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見える, える
Ichidan verb, Intransitive
1. to be seen, to be in sight
2. to look, to seem, to appear
Honorific or respectful
3. to come
お留守中に男の方がお見えになった。
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見える, 謁える, まえる
Ichidan verb, Intransitive, Humble
1. to have an audience, to meet, to see
2. to face (an enemy), to confront
3. to serve (esp. as one's wife)
お留守中に男の方がお見えになった。
見方, かた
1. viewpoint, point of view
esp. 〜の見方
2. way of understanding, way of appreciating, how to look at something (e.g. noh, train schedule)
彼はいつも彼女の見方をする。
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ット
summit
サミットが開かれるのはこの部屋です。
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,
May take 'no', Antonym: 左・ひだり
1. right, right-hand side
See 右に同じ
2. afore-mentioned (esp. in vertical Japanese writing), foregoing, forgoing, above
2つ目の角を右に曲がりなさい。
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組合, 組合い, くあい
association, union, guild
組合は5%の賃上げを獲得した。
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サイル
missile
ミサイル攻撃で多くの人命が失われた。
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見込, 見込, こみ
1. hope, promise, possibility, chance, probability, likelihood
2. expectation, anticipation, forecast, estimate
See 見付・みつけ・2
3. side of a structural member
そんな計画はほとんど成功する見込みはありません。
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短い, 短かい, じかい
Antonym: 長い・1
1. short
2. brief
あの犬はしっぽが短い。
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Takes suru
1. mistake, error, failure
2. Miss
3. myth
山田さん、ミス・ロイドを紹介します。
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切る, 踏切る, ふきる
Godan verb, Transitive
1. to take off, to jump, to leap
2. to take the plunge, to decide, to embark on, to venture into, to launch out into
Sumo term
3. to step out of the ring
彼は多くの希望と不安を抱いて結婚にふみきった。
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見送る, おくる
Godan verb, Transitive
1. to see someone off (at a station, an airport, etc.), to escort (e.g. home)
2. to follow something with one's eyes until it is out of sight
3. to let pass, to pass up (an opportunity etc.), to let a pitch go by (baseball), to watch a batted ball go into the stands
4. to shelve (a plan, deliberation on a bill, etc.), to postpone
5. to have someone related or close to you die, to bury someone
彼は私たちが見えなくなるまで見送った。
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皇尊, 天皇, すめらこと, すべらこと
See 天皇・てんのう, Honorific or respectful, Archaism
Emperor of Japan
見込む, こむ
Godan verb, Transitive
1. to anticipate, to expect, to estimate, to count on, to allow for, to take into account
2. to place confidence in, to put trust in, to trust
3. to find promising, to see good prospects (in)
4. to set one's eye on (e.g. prey), to mark (e.g. as a victim), to hold spellbound
君を見込んで頼んでいるんだ。
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見事, 美事, ごと
NA-adjective, Adverb
1. splendid, magnificent, excellent, fine, superb, beautiful, admirable
usu. 見事に
2. utter (esp. defeat), total, complete
Archaism
3. something worth seeing, sight, spectacle
彼のスイングは実に見事だ。
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見送り, おくり
seeing one off, farewell, escort
お見送りくださってどうもありがとう。
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味方, 身方, 御方, かた
May take 'no', Antonym: 敵・てき・1
1. friend, ally, supporter
Takes suru
2. taking sides with, supporting, standing by, backing up
私は民主主義の味方だ。
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ナー, ゼナール, セナール, セ
ゼミナール is from German
seminar
8月10日から31日までドイツでセミナーに出席するために休みます。
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, 上下, かしも
1. samurai costume, old ceremonial costume
Only 上下, orig. meaning
2. top and bottom, up and down, high and low, above and below, upper and lower ends
見かける, 見掛ける, かける
Ichidan verb, Transitive
to (happen to) see, to notice, to catch sight of
私は安室奈美恵を見かけた。
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込む, ふこむ
Godan verb
1. to step into (e.g. someone else's territory), to break into, to raid
2. to come to grips with, to get to the core of
君子が恐れて踏み込まぬ所へも愚者は突入する。
, ごみ箱, 護美箱, 塵箱, 芥箱, ゴばこ, ごみばこ
garbage can, rubbish bin, trash can, dustbin
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右下, ぎした
May take 'no'
lower right
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右上, ぎうえ
May take 'no'
upper right
右上の親知らずが痛みます。
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右足, 右脚, ぎあし, うそく
1. right foot
2. right leg
私はその事故で右足を負傷した。
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, のかい
drinking party, get-together
マックで軽く昼食をとって、スタバでコーヒーを飲んで、しゃぶしゃぶをしながら飲み会という流れだ。
込む, 包こむ, 包込む, つつこむ
Godan verb, Transitive
to wrap up
炎が森を包み込んだ。
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右クリック, ぎクリック
Takes suru
right-click
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申込書, 申し込, もうしこしょ
(written) application, application form
ジェーンは申込書に必要事項を書き入れた。
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三重,
Mie (prefecture)
見知らぬ, 見しらぬ, しらぬ
Pre-noun adjectival (rentaishi)
strange, unfamiliar, unknown
その犬は見知らぬ人には誰にでも吠える。
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