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May take 'no'
algae, waterweed, seaweed, duckweed
1. too, also, in addition, as well, (not) either (in a negative sentence)
as AもBも
2. both A and B, A as well as B, neither A nor B (in a negative sentence)
used for emphasis or to express absence of doubt regarding a quantity, etc.
3. even, as much as, as many as, as far as, as long as, no less than, no fewer than
often as 〜ても, 〜でも, 〜とも, etc.
4. even if, even though, although, in spite of
Adverb, See もう・3, Colloquialism, Abbreviation
5. further, more, again, another, the other
, , そう
May take 'no'
1. mourning
Only も, Archaism
2. calamity, misfortune
ancient skirt
, お, お, ,
1. face
2. surface
Only おもて, Only もて
3. mask (esp. a noh or kyogen mask)
思う, 想う, 念う, 憶う, 懐う, 惟う, お
Godan verb, Transitive, 想う has connotations of heart-felt
1. to think, to consider, to believe, to reckon
2. to think (of doing), to plan (to do)
3. to judge, to assess, to regard
4. to imagine, to suppose, to dream
5. to expect, to look forward to
1. now, soon, shortly, before long, presently
See すでに
2. already, yet, by now, (not) anymore
3. further, more, again, another, the other
Interjection, used to strengthen expression of an emotion (often exasperation)
4. tsk, dammit, jeez, come on, what the hell
, いうと
younger sister
注目, ちゅう
Takes suru
notice, attention, observation
思い, 想い, 念い, お
1. thought
2. imagination, mind, heart
3. desire, wish, hope, expectation
e.g. A思いのB for 'B who loves A'
4. love, affection
5. feelings, emotion, sentiment, experience
思い出す, 思いだす, おい出す, 思出す, おいだす
Godan verb, Transitive
to recall, to remember, to recollect
かも, 鴨, 鳧, カ
Usually in kana
1. duck
2. easy mark, sucker, sitting duck
重い, お
Antonym: 軽い・1
1. heavy, weighty
2. heavy (feeling), depressed, gloomy, blue, uneasy
3. slow, sluggish, lumbering, ponderous, clumsy
4. important (position, responsibility, etc.), serious, grave
5. serious (punishment, illness, etc.), severe, critical
設ける, うける
Ichidan verb, Transitive
1. to prepare, to provide
2. to set up, to establish, to organize, to lay down (rules), to make (an excuse)
思える, おえる
Ichidan verb
to seem, to appear likely
項目, こう
1. item, heading, category, clause
See 見出し語
2. headword (in a dictionary, encyclopedia, etc.), entry
See 臓物, Food term, Abbreviation
entrails, giblets, guts, internal organs
1. model, dummy, mock-up
2. model (profession), fashion model
3. model (of a car, etc.), make, version
4. model, example, template, standard
5. model (in model theory), theory
相撲, 角力, す, すまい
Sumo term
1. sumo wrestling
See 相撲取り, Abbreviation
2. wrestler, rikishi
燃える, える
Ichidan verb, Intransitive
to burn, to get fired up
See デモンストレーション・1, Abbreviation
1. demonstration, protest
See デモンストレーション・2
2. (giving a) demo, demonstration, presentation
申し込み, 申込み, 申込, うしこみ
application, entry, request, subscription, offer, proposal, overture, challenge
申し出, 申し出で, 申出で, 申出, うしで, うしいで
proposal, request, claim, report, notice, offer
思い切って, 思いきって, おいきって
resolutely, boldly, decisively, daringly
種目, しゅ
item, event
かかわらず, に関わらず, に拘らず, に拘わらず, に関らず, に掛かわらず
Expression, Conjunction, Usually in kana
in spite of, nevertheless, although, despite, no matter the, regardless of
申し上げる, 申上げる, 申しあげる, うしあげる
Ichidan verb, Transitive, Humble
1. to say, to tell, to state, to express, to offer, to extend (greetings, congratulations, etc.)
Auxiliary verb
2. to do
Takes suru
memo, note, memorandum
思い出, 想い出, 思いで, 想いで, 思出, おいで
memories, recollections, reminiscence
思いつく, 思い付く, おいつく
Godan verb, Transitive, Intransitive
1. to think of, to hit upon, to come into one's mind, to be struck with an idea
2. to remember, to recall
目撃, くげき
Takes suru
witnessing, observing, sighting
申し込む, 申込む, 申しこむ, うしこむ
Godan verb, Transitive
to apply for, to make an application, to propose (marriage), to offer (mediation), to make an overture (of peace), to challenge, to lodge (objections), to request (an interview), to subscribe for, to book, to reserve
沈黙, ちん
Takes suru, May take 'no'
1. silence, being silent, quiet, hush
2. reticence, inaction
申し入れる, うしいれる
Ichidan verb, Transitive
to propose, to suggest
品目, ひん, しなめ
item, commodity, list of articles
萌える, える
Ichidan verb, Intransitive
1. to burst into bud, to sprout
See 萌え・2, Colloquialism
2. to have a crush, to be infatuated
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