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時間, じかん
1. time
2. hour
3. period, class, lesson
いつだって読書の時間は見つけられる。
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, くらい
orig. from 座居, meaning "seat"
1. throne, crown, (nobleman's) seat
See 位階
2. government position, court rank
3. social standing, class, echelon, rung
4. grade (of quality, etc.), level, tier
See 桁・2
5. position of a figure (e.g. tens, thousands), digit, (decimal) place
5814を千の位に四捨五入すれば何になりますか。
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暗い, 昏い, 冥い, 闇い, くらい
1. dark, gloomy, murky
2. depressed, dispirited, down in the dumps, dark (mood)
3. dark (in colour), dull
4. ill-boding, dark (e.g. past), suspicious
5. unlikely (to succeed), hopeless, unpromising
あたりがもう暗くなっていることに気がついた。
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くらい, ぐらい
Suffix, Particle, also written as 位
1. approximately, about, around, or so
2. to (about) the extent that, (almost) enough that, so ... that ..., at least
3. as ... as ..., like
悪くない。生活費くらいは十分稼げるよ。
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食らう, 喰らう, くらう
Conjugated: くらい
Godan verb, Transitive, Vulgar expression or word
1. to eat, to drink, to wolf, to knock back
2. to receive (e.g. a blow)
3. to be on the receiving end (of something undesirable), to undergo (trouble)
銀行強盗すると懲役10年食らうぞ。
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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 ...
, 為
See 為る・1, Usually in kana, literary form of 為る
to do
1月30日、31日は葬式のため休みます。
, 鬆
Usually in kana
1. cavity (in old root vegetables, tofu, metal casting, etc.), pore, hollow, bubble, blowhole
May take 'no'
2. porous, pithy, spongy
,
Auxiliary, See です, Abbreviation, semi-polite copula
be, is
だれ, 簾, 簀垂れ,
Usually in kana
1. bamboo screen, rattan blind
Only すだれ
2. bamboo mat (for rolling sushi)