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あて, 当て, 宛, 宛て
1. aim, object, purpose, end
2. expectations, prospects, hopes
3. something that can be relied upon
Dialect: Kansai-ben
4. snack served with alcoholic drink
Noun, used as a suffix
5. pad, guard
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当て, あてる
Ichidan verb, Transitive
1. to hit
2. to expose
3. to apply (e.g. patch), to put on, to put against, to hold on, to hold against
4. to allot, to call on someone (e.g. in class)
5. to guess (an answer)
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割り当て, 割当て, わりあてる
Ichidan verb, Transitive
to assign, to allot, to allocate, to divide among, to distribute, to prorate, to apportion
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当て, 目あて, 目当, めあて
1. mark, guide, landmark
2. purpose, aim, goal, intention, end
See 照準器
3. sight (on a firearm)
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割り当て, 割当て, 割当, わりあて, かっとう
allotment, assignment, allocation, quota, rationing
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あてはまる, 当てはまる, 当て嵌まる
Godan verb, Intransitive, Usually in kana
to apply (of a rule), to be applicable (of standards, lessons, ideas, etc.), to hold true (e.g. of a description), to fit, to be suitable (e.g. of a word), to meet (requirements), to fulfill (conditions), to come under (a heading)
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当てはめる, 当て嵌める, あてはめる
Ichidan verb, Transitive
to apply, to adapt
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言い当て, 言当て, いいあてる
Ichidan verb, Transitive
to guess right
当て込む, 当てこむ, あてこむ
Godan verb, Transitive
to count on, to anticipate, to expect
当て, 肩当, 肩あて, かたあて
1. shoulder pad, shoulder reinforcement, epaulet
2. cloak worn in bed
当て, 中身, 当身, あてみ
Martial arts term
blow to a vital point of a person's body, striking techniques (judo)
当て, 当てもの, あてもの
1. riddle, guessing (game)
2. prize, lottery
3. covering, pad, padding, wad
当て, さや当て, さやあて
See 恋の鞘当て
1. rivalry in love, rivalry for the heart of a woman
2. quarrel over something trivial, storm in a teacup
orig. meaning
3. quarrel between two samurai due to an (accidental) clash of sheaths while crossing paths
当て, しりあて
lining of pants seat
当て, はらあて
1. bellyband, apron, bib
2. breastplate
あてど, 当て, 当て
Usually in kana
aim, goal
当て, こころあて
a guess, anticipation
当て, 当てごと, あてごと, あてこと
1. hopes, expectations
See 当て物・1
2. guessing (game), riddle
当て, ひじ当て, ひじあて
1. (detachable) elbow rest, arm rest, elbow pad
Martial arts term
2. elbow strike (karate)
当て, 胴当, どうあて
See 胴掛け
slip-guard (on one side of the body of a shamisen)
当て, あてこと
1. snide remark, sarcasm
2. indirect expression, roundabout saying
当て, あてわざ
See 当て身・あてみ, Martial arts term
blow to a vital point of a person's body
当て, 額当, ひたいあて
See 額金, Archaism
1. (military) headband with reinforced metal plate
See 末額
2. red headband
当て, うらあて
backing, lining
当て, 当て書き, あてがき
Takes suru
writing a script with specific actors in mind, writing a script after having picked the actors
一人当て, ひとりあて
per person
すね当て, 脛当て, 脛当, 臑当て, 臑当, すねあて
See レガース, Sports term
1. shin guards, shin pads
historical term
2. greaves, leggings
継ぎ当て, 継当て, つぎあて
当てつけ, 当て付け, 当付, あてつけ
something done out of spite, snide remark, insinuation, innuendo, dig
金目当て, カネ目当て, かねめあて, カネめあて
May take 'no'
(doing something) for money, being mercenary
体目当て, 身体目当て, からだめあて
being interested in someone (only) for sex
割り当て, 割当額, わりあてがく
allotment, allocation
占い当て, うらないあてる
Ichidan verb
to divine