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頼り, たより
reliance, dependence
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頼る, 便る, たよる
Conjugated: 頼り
Godan verb, Intransitive, Transitive
to rely on, to depend on, to count on, to turn to (for help)
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, きり
See 靄, See 霞・1
1. fog, mist
2. spray
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きり, 切り, 限り, 切, 限
1. end, finish, stop
See 切りがない・1, See 切りのない
2. bounds, limits
esp. 限り,限
3. delivery date (of a futures contract)
4. finale (of a noh song), end of an act (in jōruri or kabuki), final performance of the day (in vaudeville)
Suffix, Counter
5. counter for slices (esp. thick slices), counter for cuts (e.g. fish, meat)
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, きり, キリ
paulownia (Paulownia tomentosa), empress tree, foxglove tree
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奇利, きり
unexpected benefit, sudden profit
, きり
drill, gimlet, awl, auger
きめ, 木目, 肌理, きり
Usually in kana
1. texture (e.g. skin, fabric)
See 木目・もくめ, esp. 木目
2. grain (e.g. wood)
Only きめ, See きめ細か・きめこまか・2
3. detail
, 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
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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
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
, 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)