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, かさ
1. umbrella, parasol
See 笠・かさ・2
2. something shaped like an umbrella or a conical hat, shade (of a lamp), mushroom cap, pileus
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から, 唐, , からかさ
paper umbrella, bamboo-and-oiled-paper umbrella
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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なくす, 無くす, 失くす
Conjugated: なくしたら
Godan verb, Transitive, Usually in kana
1. to lose (something)
2. to get rid of, to eliminate, to remove, to eradicate, to abolish
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亡くす, なくす
Conjugated: なくしたら
Godan verb, Transitive
to lose (through death; e.g. a wife, child)
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強いる, しい
Conjugated: しい
Ichidan verb, Transitive
to force, to compel, to coerce, to press, to impose
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恣意, 肆意, しい
arbitrariness, self-will, whim
しい, 椎, シイ
Usually in kana
any beech tree of genus Castanopsis, chinquapin, chinkapin
私意, しい
1. personal opinion
2. selfishness
Interjection, See しっ・1
1. shh! (used to silence someone), sh!
See しっ・2
2. shoo! (used to drive off an approaching animal, etc.)
Suffix, after a noun, the -nai stem of a verb, or repetitive syllables
3. -ish, -like, -looking
四位, しい
fourth court rank
詩意, しい
poetic sentiment, meaning of a poem
四維, しい, しゆい
See 四隅・2
1. four ordinal directions
Only しい, from Guanzi
2. four cardinal principles of the state (propriety, justice, integrity, sense of shame)
四夷, しい
See 東夷・あずまえびす・2, See 西戎・せいじゅう, Derogatory
Four Barbarians, derogative name for various ancient non-Chinese peoples bordering ancient China
旨意, しい
intent, purpose, aim
尸位, しい
See 尸位素餐, Rare
neglecting the duties of an office while taking pay
施為, しい
deed, act, conduct
誣いる, しい
Conjugated: しい
Ichidan verb, Transitive
to slander, to accuse falsely
思惟, しい, しゆい
Takes suru, Transitive, Intransitive, esp. しい
1. thought, thinking, contemplation, consideration
Buddhist term, esp. しゆい
2. using wisdom to get to the bottom of things, focusing one's mind, deep contemplation, concentrated thought, deliberating, pondering, reflecting
四囲, しい
Takes suru
surroundings, circumference
緇衣, しえ, しい
Buddhist term
1. priest's black robe
See 僧侶
2. priest
示威, じい, しい
Takes suru, Transitive
demonstration, show of force
紫衣, しえ, しい
purple vestment (traditionally awarded by the imperial household), high-ranking priest's purple robe
尿, にょう, ゆばり, いばり, ゆまり, ばり, しい, しし, しと
しい,しし, and しと were primarily children's words
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のです, んです
Expression, の and ん add emphasis
the expectation is that ..., the reason is that ..., the fact is that ..., the explanation is that ..., it is that ...
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