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, あいだ, あわい
1. space (between), gap, interval, distance, stretch
Adverb
2. period of time (during, while), duration
3. between (two parties or things)
4. among (a group)
5. relations (between), relationship
彼はメアリーとトムの間に座った。
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, 迫, , はざま, はさま
1. interval, space, interstice, threshold
also 硲
2. valley, gorge, ravine
3. loophole (in a wall), crenel, eyelet
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, ま
1. time, pause
2. space
3. room
彼はメアリーとトムの間に座った。
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, かん
Suffix
1. interval, period of time
Adverb
2. among, between, inter-
3. good opportunity, chance
4. estrangement, discord, alienation
See 間諜
5. spy, secret agent
彼はメアリーとトムの間に座った。
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, けん
1. ken (6 shaku, approx. 1.818 m)
Counter
2. counter used to number the gaps between pillars
彼はメアリーとトムの間に座った。
, 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 ...
つまらない, 詰らない, 詰まらない
Usually in kana
1. dull, uninteresting, boring, tedious
2. insignificant, unimportant, trifling, trivial, worthless
3. absurd, foolish, silly, stupid
4. useless, pointless, disappointing
あの新しい映画は、つまらんかった。
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詰まる, つまる
Conjugated: つまらない
Godan verb, Intransitive
1. to be packed (with), to be full (space, schedule, etc.)
See 鼻が詰まる
2. to be blocked (road, pipe, nose, etc.), to be clogged, to be plugged up
3. to shorten (width, interval, etc.), to shrink (shirt, word form, etc.), to narrow
See 言葉に詰まる, See 気の詰まる・きのつまる, often in the form …につまる
4. to be at a loss, to be hard pressed
See 詰まる所・つまるところ
5. to end up, to be settled
のどが詰まった感じです。
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こと, 事, 縡, こん
Usually in kana
1. thing, matter
2. incident, occurrence, event, something serious, trouble, crisis
3. circumstances, situation, state of affairs
4. work, business, affair
5. after an inflectable word, creates a noun phrase indicating something the speaker does not feel close to
「U.F.Oとは何を表しているの」「未確認飛行物体のことだと思う」
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, 箏, 筝, こと, そう
1. koto (13-stringed Japanese zither)
Only こと, Archaism
2. stringed instrument
Only 箏, Only 筝
3. zheng (Chinese zither), guzheng
彼女は琴を弾くことがとても好きだ。
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古都, こと
ancient city, former capital
この古都に何か新しいものがあることは、だれでも知っている。
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, 殊, こと, け
Only こと, NA-adjective, Noun, used as a prefix, Archaism
1. difference (from one another), different thing, other
2. unusual, extraordinary
糊塗, こと
Takes suru, Transitive
patching up (e.g. a failure), covering up (e.g. a mistake), glossing over
こと
Particle, particle always used at sentence-end
1. particle indicating a command
Female term or language, often as ことね
2. particle indicating mild enthusiasm
3. particle indicating a gentle interrogative
at sentence end as ことよ
4. particle used to soften a judgment or conclusion
, げん, こと
word, remark, statement
彼の言に従って行動するのはりこうではない。
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, 若, ごと, こと, もころ
Adverb, See 如し
like, similar to, same as