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WaniKani Vocabulary 31-40

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WaniKani Vocabulary 31-40



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もう① already, anymore ② soon, shortly ③ more, further, other, again ④ interjection used to strengthen expression of an emotion (often exasperation)
どうぞ① please, kindly ② by all means
会社 【かいしゃ】① company, corporation ② workplace
見る 【みる】① to see, to look, to watch, to view, to observe ② to look over, to look on, to assess, to examine, to judge ③ to look after, to keep an eye on, to take care of ④ to view (e.g. flowers, movie) ⑤ (usu. after the -te form of a verb) to try
語 【ご】① language ② word
三つ 【みっつ】three
人 【じん】① -ian (e.g. Italian, etc.) (attaches to name of country to denote nationality), -er (e.g. performer, etc.) (attaches to name of occupation) ② (usu. in compound words) man, person, people
道 【みち】① road, street, way, path, course, route, lane ② distance, ways (e.g. "a long ways") ③ the way (of proper conduct, etc.), one's way, morals ④ teachings (esp. Confucian or Buddhist), dogma ⑤ field (of medicine, etc.), subject ⑥ way, method, means
カタカナkatakana, one of the Japanese syllabaries
いるauxillary verb for continuing action or state
英語 【えいご】English (language)
海 【うみ】sea, beach
犬 【いぬ】① dog (Canis (lupus) familiaris) ② snoop (i.e. a detective, a spy, etc.) ③ counterfeit, inferior, useless, wasteful
肉 【にく】① flesh ② meat ③ the physical body (as opposed to the spirit) ④ thickness ⑤ ink pad
野菜 【やさい】vegetable
勤める 【つとめる】① to work (for), to be employed (at), to serve (in) ② to serve (as), to act (as), to fill (the position of), to play the role (of) ③ to conduct a religious service
言葉 【ことば】① language, dialect ② word, words, phrase, term, expression, remark ③ speech, (manner of) speaking
鼻 【はな】nose
一緒 【いっしょ】① together ② at the same time ③ same, identical
奥さん 【おくさん】wife, your wife, his wife, married lady, madam
押す 【おす】① to push, to press ② to apply pressure from above, to press down ③ to stamp (i.e. a passport), to apply a seal
灰皿 【はいざら】ashtray
甘い 【あまい】① sweet, delicious ② fragrant (smelling), sweet (music) ③ lightly salted ④ naive, overly optimistic, soft on, generous, indulgent, easy-going ⑤ half-hearted, not finished properly ⑥ tempting (e.g. words), promising
机 【つくえ】desk
結婚 【けっこん】marriage
紅茶 【こうちゃ】black tea
降る 【ふる】to precipitate, to fall (e.g. rain)
雑誌 【ざっし】journal, magazine, periodical
吹く 【ふく】① to blow (wind, etc.), to play a wind instrument ② to emit, to spout ③ to whistle
掃除 【そうじ】cleaning, sweeping
窓 【まど】window
遅い 【おそい】① slow ② late (e.g. "late at night") ③ too late
閉まる 【しまる】to be shut, to close, to be closed
薄い 【うすい】① thin ② pale, light ③ watery, dilute, sparse ④ weak (taste, etc.) ⑤ slim (probability, etc.), small
彼 【かれ】① he, him ② boyfriend
彼ら 【かれら】they (usually male), them
彼女 【かのじょ】① she, her ② girl friend, girlfriend, sweetheart
閉める 【しめる】to close, to shut
欲しい 【ほしい】① wanted, wished for, in need of, desired ② (after the -te form of a verb) I want (you) to
頼む 【たのむ】① to request, to beg, to ask ② to call, to order, to reserve ③ to entrust to ④ to rely on
卵 【たまご】① eggs, egg, spawn, roe ② hen egg ③ (an expert) in the making
冷蔵庫 【れいぞうこ】refrigerator
ころ① (approximate) time, around, about, toward ② suitable time (or condition) ③ time of year, season
暖かい 【あたたかい】warm, mild, genial
降りる 【おりる】① to alight (e.g. from bus), to get off, to disembark, to dismount ② to quit, to withdraw, to pull back (from a position, a job) ③ to form (of frost, dew, mist, etc.)
幾ら 【いくら】how much?, how many?
砂糖 【さとう】sugar
弾く 【ひく】to play (piano, guitar)
隣 【となり】neighbor (neighbour), next to (esp. living next door to)
どうhow, in what way, how about
どれ① which (of three or more) ② whichever, any ③ well, now, let me see
する① to do ② to cause to become, to make (into), to turn (into) ③ to serve as, to act as, to work as ④ to wear (clothes, a facial expression, etc.) ⑤ to judge as being, to view as being, to think of as, to treat as, to use as ⑥ to decide on, to choose ⑦ to be sensed (of a smell, noise, etc.) ⑧ to be (in a state, condition, etc.) ⑨ to be worth, to cost ⑩ to pass (of time), to elapse ⑪ verbalizing suffix (applies to nouns noted in this dictionary with the part of speech "vs") ⑫ creates a humble verb (after a noun prefixed with "o" or "go") ⑬ to be just about to, to be just starting to, to try to, to attempt to
いくつ① how many? ② how old?
ことthing, matter, fact, circumstances, business, reason, experience
なる① to become, to get, to grow, to be, to reach, to attain ② to result in, to prove to be ③ to consist of, to be composed of ④ to succeed, to be complete ⑤ to change into, to be exchanged for ⑥ to play a role ⑦ to be promoted (shogi)
またagain, and, also, still (doing something)
醤油 【しょうゆ】soy sauce, shoyu
よう① (usu. after the -masu stem of a verb) appearing ..., looking ... ② (usu. after the -masu stem of a verb) way to ..., method of ...ing ③ (usu. after a noun) form, style, design ④ (usu. after a noun) like, similar to ⑤ thing (thought or spoken)
どのwhich, what (way)
かな① I wonder (sentence ending prt) ② should I? (question prt when thinking out loud), is it? ③ I wish that (with a negative), I hope that
会 【かい】① meeting, assembly, party ② association, club
試験 【しけん】examination, test, study, trial, experiment
貿易 【ぼうえき】trade (foreign)
湖 【こ】lake (in place names)
引っ越す 【ひっこす】to move (house), to change residence
汚れる 【よごれる】① to get dirty, to become dirty ② to become sullied
簡単 【かんたん】simple
迎える 【むかえる】① to go out to meet ② to receive, to welcome ③ to accept (e.g. as a member of a group or family) ④ to call for, to summon, to invite ⑤ to approach (a certain time, a point in one's life, etc.)
砂 【すな】sand, grit
枝 【えだ】branch, bow, bough, twig, limb
似る 【にる】to resemble, to be similar
捨てる 【すてる】to throw away, to cast aside, to abandon, to resign, to break up with (someone)
将来 【しょうらい】future (usually near), prospects
承知 【しょうち】① acknowledgment, acknowledgement, awareness ② consent, acceptance, assent, admitting, compliance, agreement
紹介 【しょうかい】introduction, referral
祖父 【そふ】① grandfather ② old man ③ kyogen mask used for the role of an old man
祖母 【そぼ】grandmother
恥ずかしい 【はずかしい】shy, ashamed, embarrassed
逃げる 【にげる】to escape, to run away
背中 【せなか】back (of body)
怖がる 【こわがる】to be afraid of, to fear, to dread, to be nervous (about), to be shy (of)
普通 【ふつう】① general, ordinary, usual ② normally, generally, usually ③ train that stops at every station
複雑 【ふくざつ】complex, complicated
払う 【はらう】① to pay ② to brush, to wipe
壁 【かべ】① wall, barrier ② Chinese "Wall" constellation (one of the 28 mansions)
変える 【かえる】to change, to alter, to vary, to convert, to revise, to amend, to transform
戻る 【もどる】to turn back, to return, to go back, to recover, to rebound
裏 【うら】① bottom (or another side that is hidden from view), undersurface, opposite side, reverse side ② rear, back, behind (the house) ③ lining, inside ④ out of sight, behind the scenes ⑤ proof ⑥ opposite (of a prediction, common sense, etc.) ⑦ inverse (of a hypothesis, etc.) ⑧ bottom (of an inning), last half (of an inning)
冷える 【ひえる】to grow cold, to get chilly, to cool down
贈り物 【おくりもの】present, gift
遅れる 【おくれる】to be late, to be delayed, to fall behind schedule, to be overdue
込む 【こむ】① to be crowded, to be packed ② to be complex ③ to go into, to put into, to remain (seated), to be plunged into (silence), to do thoroughly ④ to do intently ⑤ to continue in the same state
探す 【さがす】to search (for something desired, needed), to look for
泥棒 【どろぼう】thief, burglar, robber, theft
乗り換える 【のりかえる】to transfer (trains), to change (bus, train)
見舞い 【みまい】① visiting ill or distressed people, writing get-well letters ② get-well gifts, get-well letters ③ expression of sympathy, expression of concern, enquiry, inquiry
為 【ため】① good, advantage, benefit, welfare ② sake, purpose, objective, aim ③ consequence, result, effect ④ affecting, regarding, concerning
一生懸命 【いっしょうけんめい】very hard, with utmost effort, with all one's might, for dear life
壊れる 【こわれる】① to be broken, to break ② to fall through, to come to nothing
宜しい 【よろしい】good, OK, all right, fine, very well, will do, may, can
興味 【きょうみ】interest (in something)
驚く 【おどろく】to be surprised, to be astonished
厳しい 【きびしい】① severe, strict, rigid, unsparing, relentless ② stern, austere, grave, solemn, majestic ③ intense (cold)
講義 【こうぎ】lecture
尋ねる 【たずねる】① to ask, to enquire, to inquire ② to search, to look for, to look into, to investigate
暖房 【だんぼう】heating
致す 【いたす】to do
注射 【ちゅうしゃ】injection
田舎 【いなか】① rural area, countryside, the sticks ② hometown
踏む 【ふむ】① to step on, to tread on ② to experience, to undergo ③ to estimate, to value, to appraise ④ to rhyme ⑤ to follow (rules, morals, principles, etc.)
味噌 【みそ】① miso, bean paste ② key (main) point
味噌汁 【みそしる】miso soup
冷房 【れいぼう】cooling, air-conditioning
訳 【やく】translation, version (e.g. "English version")
こう① in this way (used for something or someone close to the speaker, including the speaker himself, or for the opinions of the speaker), thus, such ② uh... (interjection used as a verbal pause)
ごみrubbish, trash, garbage, refuse
ぶつto hit (a person), to strike, to beat
わけconclusion from reasoning, judgement or calculation based on something read or heard, reason, cause, meaning, circumstances, situation
中 【ちゅう】① medium, average, middle ② moderation ③ middle school ④ China ⑤ in, out of (e.g. three out of ten people) ⑥ during (a certain time when one did or is doing something), under (construction, etc.), while
学 【がく】learning, scholarship, erudition, knowledge
社 【しゃ】① company, association, society ② regional Chinese god of the earth (or a village built in its honour) ③ counter for companies, shrines, etc.
生 【せい】① life, living ② I, me, myself
牛 【うし】① cattle, cow, ox, oxen ② beef ③ Chinese "Ox" constellation (one of the 28 mansions)
地 【ち】① earth, ground, land, soil ② place ③ territory ④ bottom (of a package, book, etc.) ⑤ earth (one of the five elements)
者 【しゃ】someone of that nature, someone doing that work
勤め 【つとめ】① service, duty, business, responsibility, task ② Buddhist religious services
禁止 【きんし】prohibition, inhibition, ban
県 【けん】① prefecture (of Japan) ② county (of China)
自然 【しぜん】① nature, spontaneity ② naturally, spontaneously
実験 【じっけん】experiment
全 【ぜん】all, whole, entire, complete, overall, pan-
的 【てき】-like, typical
表 【ひょう】table (e.g. Tab 1), chart, list
油 【あぶら】oil
無 【む】① nothing, naught, nought, nil, zero ② un-, non-
色 【しょく】counter for colours
内 【ない】inside, within
依頼 【いらい】① request, commission, dispatch, despatch ② dependence, trust
一般 【いっぱん】general, liberal, universal, ordinary, average
永遠 【えいえん】eternity, perpetuity, immortality, permanence
鋭い 【するどい】pointed, sharp
液体 【えきたい】liquid, fluid
越す 【こす】① to cross over (e.g. mountain), to go across ② to go over (e.g. with audience) ③ to pass time (e.g. a winter) ④ to surpass, to be better than, to exceed ⑤ to move house ⑥ to go, to come
汚す 【よごす】① to pollute, to contaminate, to soil, to make dirty, to stain ② to disgrace, to dishonour, to dishonor, to defile
奥 【おく】interior, inner part, inside
解散 【かいさん】breakup, dissolution
患者 【かんじゃ】(a) patient
軍 【ぐん】army, force, troops
傾向 【けいこう】tendency, trend, inclination
劇 【げき】① drama, play ② powerful drug
劇場 【げきじょう】theatre, theater, playhouse
券 【けん】ticket, coupon, bond, certificate
減る 【へる】to decrease (in size or number), to diminish, to abate
互い 【たがい】mutual, reciprocal
誤解 【ごかい】misunderstanding
航空 【こうくう】aviation, flying
講演 【こうえん】lecture, address, speech
刻む 【きざむ】to mince, to carve, to engrave, to cut fine, to chop up, to hash, to chisel, to notch
散歩 【さんぽ】walk, stroll
賛成 【さんせい】approval, agreement, support, favour, favor
似合う 【にあう】to suit, to match, to become, to be like
時刻 【じこく】instant, time, moment
自殺 【じさつ】suicide
出版 【しゅっぱん】publication
諸 【しょ】various, many, several
除く 【のぞく】to remove, to exclude, to except
承認 【しょうにん】recognition, acknowledgement, acknowledgment, approval, consent, agreement
食欲 【しょくよく】appetite (for food)
伸びる 【のびる】① to stretch, to extend, to lengthen, to spread ② to make progress, to grow (beard, body height) ③ to grow stale (soba) ④ to be straightened, to be flattened, to be smoothed ⑤ to be exhausted ⑥ to be postponed, to be prolonged
信頼 【しんらい】reliance, trust, faith, confidence
心臓 【しんぞう】heart
深刻 【しんこく】serious
申し込む 【もうしこむ】to apply for, to make an application, to propose (marriage), to offer (mediation), to make an overture (of peace), to challenge, to lodge (objections), to request (an interview), to subscribe for, to book, to reserve
真似 【まね】mimicry, imitation, behavior, behaviour, pretense, pretence
人込み 【ひとごみ】crowd of people
成績 【せいせき】results, record, grades
積む 【つむ】to pile up, to stack, to load (car, ship, etc.), to pack
跡 【あと】① trace, tracks, mark, sign ② remains, ruins ③ scar
装置 【そうち】equipment, installation, apparatus, device
贈る 【おくる】to send, to give to, to award to, to confer on
孫 【まご】grandchild
尊敬 【そんけい】respect, esteem, reverence, honour, honor
損 【そん】loss, disadvantage
損害 【そんがい】damage, injury, loss
大臣 【だいじん】cabinet minister
大陸 【たいりく】continent
単純 【たんじゅん】simplicity
遅刻 【ちこく】lateness, late coming
駐車 【ちゅうしゃ】parking (e.g. car)
著者 【ちょしゃ】author (usu. of a particular book, etc.), writer
泥 【どろ】mud
南極 【なんきょく】① South Pole ② the Antarctic, Antarctica
破る 【やぶる】to tear, to violate, to defeat, to smash, to destroy, to break (e.g. password)
破産 【はさん】bankruptcy, insolvency
爆発 【ばくはつ】explosion, detonation, eruption
否定 【ひてい】① negation, denial, repudiation ② NOT operation
悲劇 【ひげき】tragedy, disaster
普段 【ふだん】usual, habitual, ordinary, everyday, always
舞台 【ぶたい】① stage (theatre, theater) ② scene or setting (e.g. of novel, play, etc.)
幅 【はば】width, breadth
服装 【ふくそう】garments, attire
腹 【はら】① abdomen, belly, stomach ② one's mind, one's real intentions, one's true motive ③ loop (physics) ④ counter for hard roe
閉じる 【とじる】to close (e.g. book, eyes, meeting, etc.), to shut
編む 【あむ】① to knit, to plait, to braid ② to compile (anthology, dictionary, etc.), to edit
暮らし 【くらし】living, livelihood, subsistence, circumstances
暮らす 【くらす】① to live, to get along ② to spend (time)
宝 【たから】treasure
宝石 【ほうせき】gem, jewel
棒 【ぼう】pole, rod, stick
埋める 【うめる】① to bury (e.g. in the ground) ② to fill up (e.g. audience fills a hall), to fill (a seat, a vacant position) ③ to plug gaps, to stop a gap ④ to make amends, to cover up for something ⑤ to put cold water in a bath ⑥ to cover, to scatter something over
戻す 【もどす】to restore, to put back, to return, to give back
予測 【よそく】prediction, estimation
裏切る 【うらぎる】to betray, to turn traitor to, to double-cross
永久 【えいきゅう】① eternity, perpetuity, immortality ② Eikyuu era (1113.7.13-1118.4.3)
平均 【へいきん】① average, mean ② balance, equilibrium
抱く 【いだく】① to embrace, to hold in the arms (e.g. a baby), to hug ② to harbour (e.g. grudge) (harbor), to bear (e.g. a grudge), to entertain (e.g. suspicion) ③ to sleep with ④ to sit on eggs
恐れる 【おそれる】to fear, to be afraid of
香り 【かおり】aroma, fragrance, scent, smell
頼る 【たよる】to rely on, to have recourse to, to depend on
年齢 【ねんれい】age, years
伸ばす 【のばす】① to grow long (beard, hair, etc.) ② to lengthen, to extend, to stretch ③ to reach out, to hold out ④ to straighten, to smooth out ⑤ to spread evenly (dough, cream, etc.) ⑥ to dilute, to thin out ⑦ to postpone ⑧ to prolong ⑨ to strengthen, to develop, to expand
雇う 【やとう】① to employ ② to hire, to charter
扱う 【あつかう】to handle, to deal with, to treat
意志 【いし】will, volition, intention, intent, determination
異なる 【ことなる】to differ, to vary, to disagree
維持 【いじ】maintenance, preservation, improvement
一致 【いっち】① coincidence, agreement, union, match ② conformity, consistency ③ cooperation
稲 【いね】rice-plant
遠慮 【えんりょ】diffidence, restraint, reserve, discretion, tact, thoughtfulness
汚染 【おせん】pollution, contamination
応募 【おうぼ】subscription, application
温暖 【おんだん】warmth
家賃 【やちん】rent
拡大 【かくだい】magnification, enlargement, expansion
歓迎 【かんげい】welcome, reception
監督 【かんとく】① supervision, control, superintendence, direction ② director, superintendent, supervisor, coach, foreman, manager, overseer, controller, boss
既に 【すでに】already, too late
却って 【かえって】on the contrary, rather, all the more, instead
救う 【すくう】to rescue from, to help out of, to save
筋 【すじ】① muscle ② string, sinew, line, stripe ③ plot, plan ④ source (of business information) ⑤ reason, logic
筋肉 【きんにく】muscle, sinew
緊張 【きんちょう】tension, mental strain, nervousness
繰り返す 【くりかえす】to repeat, to do something over again
刑事 【けいじ】① (police) detective ② criminal matter
契約 【けいやく】contract, compact, agreement
掲示 【けいじ】notice, bulletin, post, posting, placard
兼ねる 【かねる】① to be unable to (usu. kana), to find difficult (unpleasant, awkward, painful) to do (usu. kana) ② to simultaneously serve two or more functions or roles, to contain (or combine) two or more features ③ to simultaneously work in two or more jobs (positions, etc.), to do alongside ④ to hesitate to do something (out of consideration for others) ⑤ to think of the future (as well as the present)
懸命 【けんめい】eagerness, earnestness, risking one's life
考慮 【こうりょ】consideration, taking into account
豪華 【ごうか】wonderful, gorgeous, splendor, splendour, pomp, extravagance
酸っぱい 【すっぱい】sour, acid
酸素 【さんそ】oxygen
飼う 【かう】to keep, to raise, to feed
需要 【じゅよう】demand, request
渋滞 【じゅうたい】congestion (e.g. traffic), delay, stagnation
銃 【じゅう】gun, rifle, small arms
衝突 【しょうとつ】collision, conflict
譲る 【ゆずる】to turn over, to assign, to hand over, to transmit, to convey, to sell, to dispose of, to yield, to surrender
慎重 【しんちょう】discretion, prudence, caution, care
真剣 【しんけん】① seriousness, earnestness ② real sword (as opposed to unsharpened or wooden practice weapon) (practise)
推薦 【すいせん】recommendation
酔う 【よう】to get drunk, to become intoxicated
選択 【せんたく】selection, choice, option
操作 【そうさ】① operation, management, processing ② manipulating to one's benefit ③ to operate ④ to manipulate, to fiddle (e.g. the books)
巣 【す】① nest, rookery, breeding place, hive ② den ③ haunt ④ (spider's) web
大抵 【たいてい】① mostly, ordinarily, usually, generally ② probably ③ most, almost all ④ (before a neg. form) ordinary ⑤ proper, appropriate, moderate
奪う 【うばう】to snatch away, to dispossess, to steal
知恵 【ちえ】① wisdom, wit, sagacity, sense, intelligence ② prajna (insight leading to enlightenment)
忠告 【ちゅうこく】advice, warning
通訳 【つうやく】interpretation (i.e. oral translation)
抵抗 【ていこう】electrical resistance, resistance, opposition
やつ① (derog) fellow, guy, chap ② thing, object ③ (derogatory or familiar) he, she, him, her
豆 【まめ】① legume (esp. edible legumes or their seeds, such as beans, peas, pulses, etc.), beans, peas ② soya bean (soybean), soy (Glycine max) ③ miniature, tiny ④ child
道徳 【どうとく】morals
納得 【なっとく】consent, assent, understanding, agreement, comprehension, grasp
発揮 【はっき】exhibition, demonstration, show, display, manifestation
反抗 【はんこう】opposition, resistance, insubordination, defiance, hostility, rebellion
秘密 【ひみつ】secret, secrecy
敷く 【しく】① to spread out, to lay out ② to take a position ③ to impose widely (e.g. over a city)
腐る 【くさる】to rot, to go bad, to corrode
崩す 【くずす】to destroy, to pull down, to make change (money)
幕 【まく】① curtain, bunting ② act (in play)
免許 【めんきょ】license, permit, licence, certificate
厄介 【やっかい】trouble, burden, care, bother, worry, dependence, support, kindness, obligation
離す 【はなす】to part, to divide, to separate, to release
離れる 【はなれる】to be separated from, to leave, to go away, to be a long way off
離婚 【りこん】divorce
傷 【きず】① wound, injury, cut, gash, bruise, scratch, scrape, scar ② chip, crack, scratch, nick ③ flaw, defect, weakness, weak point ④ stain (on one's reputation), disgrace, dishonor, dishonour ⑤ (emotional) hurt, hurt feelings
避ける 【さける】① to avoid (physical contact with) ② to avoid (situation) ③ to ward off, to avert
描く 【えがく】to draw, to paint, to sketch, to depict, to describe
桜 【さくら】① cherry tree, cherry blossom ② decoy, fake buyer, shill ③ hired applauder
砂漠 【さばく】desert
勧める 【すすめる】to recommend, to advise, to encourage, to offer (wine)
馬鹿 【ばか】① fool, idiot, trivial matter, folly, absurdity ② foolish, stupid, dull, absurd, ridiculous
褒める 【ほめる】to praise, to admire, to speak well
演奏 【えんそう】musical performance
しきりに① frequently, repeatedly, often, incessantly, constantly ② strongly, eagerly
よろしく① well, properly, suitably ② best regards, please remember me, please treat me favorably (favourably), please take care of
ごく① quite, very ② quindecillion (US), octillion (Europe), 10^48
かく① to scratch ② to perspire ③ to shovel, to paddle
鍋 【なべ】saucepan, pot
いやno, nay, well
かかるto suffer from
せいcause, reason, fault
つまりin short, in brief, in other words, that is to say, in the long run, after all, blockade, stuffing, ultimate
おやoh!, oh?, my!
前 【ぜん】① the last (i.e. immediately preceding) (e.g. "the last mayor"), previous, one-time, former ② (before the name of an era) pre- (e.g. "premodern") ③ before, earlier
がる① to feel (on adj-stem to represent a third party's apparent emotion) ② to behave as if one were
とくto do something in readiness for, to get something (needful) done
品 【ひん】① thing, article, goods ② dignity, class, quality ③ counter for meal courses ④ flirtatiousness, coquetry
地帯 【ちたい】area, zone
通勤 【つうきん】commuting to work
電柱 【でんちゅう】telephone pole, telegraph pole, lightpole
油断 【ゆだん】negligence, unpreparedness
医療 【いりょう】medical care, medical treatment
超す 【こす】① to cross over (e.g. mountain), to go across ② to go over (e.g. with audience) ③ to pass time (e.g. a winter) ④ to surpass, to be better than, to exceed ⑤ to move house ⑥ to go, to come
延長 【えんちょう】① extension, elongation, prolongation, lengthening ② Enchou era (923.4.11-931.4.26)
貨物 【かもつ】① cargo, freight ② money or assets
灰 【はい】ash, ashes
灰色 【はいいろ】grey, gray, ashen
乾かす 【かわかす】to dry (clothes, etc.), to desiccate
観測 【かんそく】observation
漁業 【ぎょぎょう】fishing (industry)
漁師 【りょうし】fisherman
群れ 【むれ】group, crowd, flock, herd, bevy, school, swarm, cluster (of stars), clump
敬語 【けいご】honorific, term of respect
血液 【けつえき】blood
口紅 【くちべに】lipstick
講師 【こうし】lecturer
香水 【こうすい】perfume
雑音 【ざつおん】noise (jarring, grating)
散らかす 【ちらかす】to scatter around, to leave untidy
散る 【ちる】① to fall (e.g. blossoms, leaves) ② to scatter, to be dispersed ③ to disappear, to dissolve, to break up ④ to spread, to run, to blur ⑤ to die a noble death
子孫 【しそん】descendants, posterity, offspring
承る 【うけたまわる】① to hear, to be told, to know ② to receive (order), to undertake, to comply, to take (a reservation, etc.)
蒸気 【じょうき】steam, vapour, vapor
政党 【せいとう】political party
先祖 【せんぞ】ancestor
掃く 【はく】to sweep, to brush, to gather up
窓口 【まどぐち】① ticket window, teller window, counter ② contact person, point of contact
追い越す 【おいこす】to pass (e.g. car), to outdistance, to outstrip
通貨 【つうか】currency
破れる 【やぶれる】to get torn, to wear out
拝む 【おがむ】① to worship ② to beg, to make a supplication ③ to see (something or someone of high status, in modern Japanese sometimes sarcastic)
拝見 【はいけん】seeing, look at
複写 【ふくしゃ】copy, duplicate
複数 【ふくすう】several, plural, plurality, multiple
払い戻す 【はらいもどす】to repay, to pay back
片道 【かたみち】one-way (trip)
募集 【ぼしゅう】recruiting, taking applications
未 【み】not yet, un-
夕刊 【ゆうかん】evening paper
裏口 【うらぐち】backdoor, rear entrance
湾 【わん】bay, gulf, inlet
傾く 【かたむく】to incline toward, to slant, to lurch, to heel over, to be disposed to, to trend toward, to be prone to, to go down (sun), to wane, to sink, to decline
足跡 【あしあと】footprints
抱く 【だく】① to embrace, to hold in the arms (e.g. a baby), to hug ② to harbour (e.g. grudge) (harbor), to bear (e.g. a grudge), to entertain (e.g. suspicion) ③ to sleep with ④ to sit on eggs
換える 【かえる】① to replace ② to exchange, to interchange ③ to substitute
相互 【そうご】mutual, reciprocal
採る 【とる】① to adopt (measure, proposal) ② to pick (fruit), to catch (insects), to take (e.g. a sample) ③ to assume (attitude) ④ to take on (i.e. hire), to engage
測る 【はかる】① to measure, to weigh, to survey, to time (sound, gauge, estimate) ② to conjecture, to infer, to surmise
編集 【へんしゅう】editing, compilation, editorial (e.g. committee)
団 【だん】body, group, party, company, troupe
衛星 【えいせい】satellite
下旬 【げじゅん】month (last third of)
拡張 【かくちょう】expansion, extension, enlargement, escape, ESC
活躍 【かつやく】① activity (esp. energetic), great efforts, conspicuous service ② to flourish, to participate actively, to play an active role
緩い 【ゆるい】loose, lenient, slow
基盤 【きばん】foundation, basis, base, footing
及ぼす 【およぼす】to exert, to cause, to exercise
驚かす 【おどろかす】to surprise, to frighten, to create a stir
謙虚 【けんきょ】modesty, humility
御覧 【ごらん】① (after the -te form of a verb) (please) try to ② (please) look ③ seeing, looking, watching
功績 【こうせき】achievements, merit, meritorious service, meritorious deed
孝行 【こうこう】filial piety
項目 【こうもく】(data) item, entry
座敷 【ざしき】tatami room
催促 【さいそく】request, demand, claim, urge (action), press for
削る 【けずる】① to shave (wood or leather), to sharpen, to plane, to whittle, to pare, to scrape off ② to cross out, to reduce, to curtail, to remove, to erase, to delete
削除 【さくじょ】elimination, cancellation, deletion, erasure, DEL (key)
撮影 【さつえい】photographing
磁石 【じしゃく】① magnet ② compass
自衛 【じえい】self-defense, self-defence
執筆 【しっぴつ】writing (e.g. as a profession)
取り戻す 【とりもどす】to take back, to regain, to get back, to recover
寿命 【じゅみょう】life span
縦 【たて】① the vertical, height ② front-to-back, length
縮小 【しゅくしょう】reduction, curtailment
熟語 【じゅくご】① kanji compound ② idiom, idiomatic phrase
純粋 【じゅんすい】pure, true, genuine, unmixed
巡る 【めぐる】① to go around ② to return ③ to surround ④ to concern (usu. of disputes)
巡査 【じゅんさ】police, policeman
順序 【じゅんじょ】order, sequence, procedure
将棋 【しょうぎ】shogi, Japanese chess, xianqi
小遣い 【こづかい】pocket money, spending money, pin money, allowance
上旬 【じょうじゅん】first 10 days of month
蒸し暑い 【むしあつい】humid, sultry
酢 【す】vinegar
垂直 【すいちょく】vertical, perpendicular
推定 【すいてい】① presumption, assumption ② estimation
杉 【すぎ】Japanese cedar, Cryptomeria japonica
宣伝 【せんでん】propaganda, publicity, advertisement, advertising
洗剤 【せんざい】detergent, washing material
染み 【しみ】stain, spot
倉庫 【そうこ】storehouse, warehouse, godown
葬式 【そうしき】funeral
あう① to meet, to encounter ② to have an accident, to have a bad experience
体操 【たいそう】gymnastics, physical exercises, calisthenics
中旬 【ちゅうじゅん】middle of a month, second third of a month
彫刻 【ちょうこく】carving, engraving, sculpture
跳ねる 【はねる】① to jump, to leap, to prance, to spring up, to bound, to hop ② to break up, to close, to come to an end ③ to hit (e.g. to have a car hit something or someone)
跳ぶ 【とぶ】① to jump, to leap, to spring, to bound, to hop ② to fly, to soar
伝染 【でんせん】contagion
吐き気 【はきけ】nausea, sickness in the stomach
吐く 【はく】① to breathe ② to tell (lies) ③ to vomit, to disgorge
透明 【とうめい】transparency, cleanness
縄 【なわ】rope, hemp
発射 【はっしゃ】firing, shooting, discharge, catapult, ejaculation (sl)
半径 【はんけい】radius
普及 【ふきゅう】diffusion, spread
崩れる 【くずれる】to collapse, to crumble
免税 【めんぜい】tax exemption, duty exemption
茂る 【しげる】to grow thickly, to be in full leaf, to be rampant, to luxuriate, to be luxurious
臨時 【りんじ】temporary, special, extraordinary
鈴 【すず】bell (often globular)
廊下 【ろうか】corridor
天皇 【てんのう】Emperor of Japan
納める 【おさめる】① to dedicate, to make an offering, to pay (fees) ② to supply ③ to store ④ to finish, to bring to a close ⑤ to restore (something to its place) ⑥ to achieve (e.g. a result)
直径 【ちょっけい】diameter
馬鹿らしい 【ばからしい】absurd
ごめんyour pardon, declining (something), dismissal, permission
こするto rub, to scrub
狙い 【ねらい】aim
狙う 【ねらう】to aim at
爪 【つめ】① nail (e.g. fingernail, toenail), claw, talon, hoof ② plectrum, pick ③ hook, clasp
丼 【どんぶり】① porcelain bowl ② bowl of rice with food on top
くどい① verbose, importunate, wordy, repetitious, long-winded ② heavy (taste), gaudy, loud, greasy
かなJapanese syllabary (alphabets), kana
なるto bear fruit
はるto do
共産党 【きょうさんとう】Communist Party
権 【けん】authority, right (to do something)
雇用 【こよう】employment (long term), hire
兆 【ちょう】① sign, omen, indication, portent ② 10^12, 1,000,000,000,000, trillion (American), (obs) billion (British)
内臓 【ないぞう】internal organs, intestines, viscera
損なう 【そこなう】to harm, to hurt, to injure, to damage, to fail in doing
忠実 【ちゅうじつ】① faithful, loyal, devoted ② hardworking, painstaking, diligent ③ healthy, fit
扱い 【あつかい】treatment, service
委託 【いたく】consign (goods (for sale) to a firm), entrust (person with something), commit
異性 【いせい】the opposite sex
遺跡 【いせき】historic ruins (remains, relics)
印鑑 【いんかん】stamp, seal
衛生 【えいせい】health, hygiene, sanitation, medical
沿う 【そう】① to run along, to run beside ② to follow (a plan, etc.), to act in accordance with
沿岸 【えんがん】coast, shore, littoral
沿線 【えんせん】along railway line
花粉 【かふん】pollen
介入 【かいにゅう】intervention
核 【かく】① pit (of a fruit), stone ② core ③ nucleus, nuclear ④ nuclear weaponry
獲得 【かくとく】acquisition, possession
獲物 【えもの】game, spoils, trophy
刊行 【かんこう】publication, issue
勧告 【かんこく】advice, counsel, remonstrance, recommendation
勧誘 【かんゆう】invitation, solicitation, canvassing, canvasing, inducement, persuasion, encouragement
感染 【かんせん】infection, contagion
監視 【かんし】observation, guarding, inspection, surveillance
簡易 【かんい】simplicity, convenience, easiness, quasi-
緩む 【ゆるむ】to become loose, to slacken
緩める 【ゆるめる】to loosen, to slow down
緩やか 【ゆるやか】① loose, slack ② gentle, easy, slow ③ lenient, liberal, lax
還元 【かんげん】resolution, reduction, return to origins
眼球 【がんきゅう】eyeball
喜劇 【きげき】comedy, funny show
貴族 【きぞく】noble, aristocrat
及び 【および】and, as well as
及ぶ 【およぶ】① to reach, to amount to, to befall, to happen to, to extend ② to be up to the task, to come up to ③ to compare with, to be a match (for) ④ to commit (a crime) ⑤ to require (to do) (usu. used in the negative)
拒否 【きょひ】denial, veto, rejection, refusal
漁船 【ぎょせん】fishing boat
傾ける 【かたむける】to incline, to list, to bend, to lean, to tip, to tilt, to slant, to concentrate on, to ruin (a country), to squander, to empty
刑 【けい】penalty, sentence, punishment
刑罰 【けいばつ】judgement, judgment, penalty, punishment
契機 【けいき】opportunity, chance
恵む 【めぐむ】① to bless, to show mercy to ② to give (money, etc.)
掲げる 【かかげる】① to publish, to print, to carry (an article) ② to put up, to hang out, to hoist, to fly (a sail), to float (a flag), to tout ③ to set forth (provision)
掲載 【けいさい】① publication (e.g. article in paper), appearance, insertion ② to insert (e.g. an article), to run (e.g. in a newspaper)
携わる 【たずさわる】to engage in, to participate, to take part
携帯 【けいたい】something carried (in the hand), handheld
経路 【けいろ】① course, route, path, channel ② process, means
継ぐ 【つぐ】to succeed (someone in a business or inheritance)
警戒 【けいかい】① vigilance, precaution, watch, lookout, alertness ② to be vigilant, to be cautious, to guard (against)
劇団 【げきだん】troupe, theatrical company
兼用 【けんよう】multi-use, combined use, combination, serving two purposes
圏 【けん】① sphere, circle, range ② category (only in the context of "category theory")
原子 【げんし】atom
原油 【げんゆ】crude oil
顧みる 【かえりみる】① to look back (e.g. over shoulder or at the past), to turn around, to review ② to reflect, to reconsider ③ to consider (usu. used in negative), to concern oneself about
交互 【こうご】mutual, reciprocal, alternate
行為 【こうい】act, deed, conduct
購読 【こうどく】paid subscription (e.g. magazine)
合唱 【がっしょう】chorus, singing in a chorus
込める 【こめる】to include, to put into
採決 【さいけつ】vote, roll call
採算 【さいさん】profit
採用 【さいよう】① use, adoption, acceptance ② appointment, employment, engagement
削減 【さくげん】cut, reduction, curtailment
山脈 【さんみゃく】mountain range
志 【こころざし】will, intention, motive
志望 【しぼう】wish, desire, ambition
指揮 【しき】command, direction
指摘 【してき】pointing out, identification
死刑 【しけい】death penalty, capital punishment
事項 【じこう】matter, item, facts
治療 【ちりょう】medical treatment, cure
磁気 【じき】magnetism
自己 【じこ】self, oneself
主催 【しゅさい】organization, organisation, sponsorship
取り扱う 【とりあつかう】to treat, to handle, to deal in
納まる 【おさまる】to be delivered, to be obtained, to be paid
充実 【じゅうじつ】① fullness, completion, perfection, substantiality, enrichment ② replenishment, repletion
縮まる 【ちぢまる】to shorten, to narrow, to close
諸君 【しょくん】Gentlemen!, Ladies!
除外 【じょがい】exception, exclusion
傷める 【いためる】to damage, to impair, to spoil
唱える 【となえる】① to recite, to chant ② to call upon
承諾 【しょうだく】consent, acquiescence, agreement
症 【しょう】illness
衝撃 【しょうげき】shock, crash, impact, ballistic
神聖 【しんせい】holiness, sacredness, dignity
垂れる 【たれる】① to hang, to droop, to dangle, to sag, to lower, to pull down ② to leave behind (at death), to give, to confer ③ to drip, to ooze, to trickle, to drop
推測 【すいそく】guess, conjecture
推理 【すいり】reasoning, inference, mystery or detective genre (movie, novel, etc.)
粋 【いき】① chic, stylish, refined, sophisticated, smart ② understanding, sympathetic ③ the best
姓名 【せいめい】full name
成熟 【せいじゅく】maturity, ripeness
盛り上がる 【もりあがる】① to swell, to rise, to bulge, to be piled up ② to rouse, to get excited
盛る 【もる】① to serve (food, etc.) ② to fill up ③ to prescribe
聖書 【せいしょ】Bible, scriptures
跡継ぎ 【あとつぎ】heir, successor
宣言 【せんげん】declaration, proclamation, announcement
戦闘 【せんとう】battle, fight, combat
染まる 【そまる】to be dyed
染める 【そめる】to dye, to colour, to color
操る 【あやつる】to manipulate, to operate, to pull strings
葬る 【ほうむる】to bury, to inter, to entomb, to consign to oblivion, to shelve
帯 【たい】band (e.g. conduction, valence), belt (e.g. Van-Allen, asteroid, etc.)
滞る 【とどこおる】to stagnate, to be delayed
嘆く 【なげく】to sigh, to lament, to grieve
弾む 【はずむ】to spring, to bound, to bounce, to be stimulated, to be encouraged, to get lively, to treat oneself to, to splurge on
地獄 【じごく】hell
恥 【はじ】shame, embarrassment
著しい 【いちじるしい】remarkable, considerable
津波 【つなみ】tsunami, tidal wave
摘む 【つむ】to pluck, to pick, to trim
殿様 【とのさま】feudal lord
電源 【でんげん】① source of electricity, electrical power ② power (button on TV, etc.)
吐く 【つく】① to breathe ② to tell (lies) ③ to vomit, to disgorge
踏み込む 【ふみこむ】① to step into (e.g. someone else's territory), to break into, to raid ② to come to grips with, to get to the core of
逃す 【のがす】to let loose, to set free, to let escape
逃亡 【とうぼう】escape, flight, running away, elopement, fleeing
内緒 【ないしょ】① secrecy, confidentiality, privacy, secret ② one's circumstances (esp. fiscal) ③ inner realization, personal enlightenment ④ kitchen
妊娠 【にんしん】conception, pregnancy
納入 【のうにゅう】payment, supply
派遣 【はけん】dispatch, despatch, send
破壊 【はかい】① destruction, disruption ② (application) crash
廃止 【はいし】abolition, repeal
排除 【はいじょ】exclusion, removal, rejection, elimination, abatement, lifting (sanctions, etc.)
排水 【はいすい】drainage
肺 【はい】lung
配慮 【はいりょ】consideration, concern, forethought
薄弱 【はくじゃく】feebleness, weakness, weak
漠然 【ばくぜん】obscure, vague, equivocal
爆弾 【ばくだん】bomb
伴う 【ともなう】to accompany, to bring with, to be accompanied by, to be involved in, to be consequent upon
反射 【はんしゃ】① reflection, reverberation ② reflex (medical)
繁栄 【はんえい】prospering, prosperity, thriving, flourishing
繁殖 【はんしょく】breed, multiply, increase, propagation
否決 【ひけつ】rejection, negation, voting down
避難 【ひなん】taking refuge, finding shelter, evacuation, escape
描写 【びょうしゃ】depiction, description, portrayal
頻繁 【ひんぱん】frequent, incessant
敏感 【びんかん】sensibility, susceptibility, sensitive (to), well attuned to
富 【とみ】wealth, fortune
富む 【とむ】to be rich, to become rich
腐敗 【ふはい】decay, depravity
舞う 【まう】① to dance (orig. a whirling dance) ② to flutter about, to revolve
復旧 【ふっきゅう】restoration, restitution, rehabilitation
福祉 【ふくし】welfare, well-being, social welfare, social security, social service
分離 【ぶんり】separation, partition, detachment, segregation, isolation, decollation
返還 【へんかん】return, restoration
弁償 【べんしょう】reimbursement, compensation, reparation, indemnity
捕獲 【ほかく】capture, seizure
補充 【ほじゅう】① supplementation, supplement, replenishment, replenishing, replacement, refilling ② to replace, to refill, to replenish
募る 【つのる】① to invite contributions, etc., to solicit help, participation, etc., to recruit (e.g. soldiers) ② to grow violent, to become stronger, to become worse
募金 【ぼきん】fund-raising, collection of funds
崩壊 【ほうかい】① collapse, crumbling, breaking down, caving in ② decay (physics)
放射 【ほうしゃ】radiation, emission
放射能 【ほうしゃのう】radioactivity
褒美 【ほうび】reward, prize
埋める 【うずめる】① to cover, to bury (e.g. one's face in hands), to submerge ② to fill (completely), to stuff, to pack, to cram, to fill up
名誉 【めいよ】honor, honour, credit, prestige
免除 【めんじょ】exemption, exoneration, discharge
油絵 【あぶらえ】oil painting
融資 【ゆうし】financing, loan
抑圧 【よくあつ】check, restraint, oppression, suppression
抑制 【よくせい】control, restraint, suppression, constraint, curtailment, inhibition, check, curb
臨む 【のぞむ】① to look out on ② to face ③ to deal with ④ to attend (e.g. function), to appear (e.g. in court)
連邦 【れんぽう】commonwealth, federation of states
連盟 【れんめい】league, union, alliance
賄う 【まかなう】to give board to, to provide meals, to pay, to cover (the cost)
枠 【わく】frame, slide, border
駆ける 【かける】① to soar, to fly ② to run, to dash
依存 【いぞん】dependence, dependent, reliance
一筋 【ひとすじ】① one long straight object (e.g. strand of hair, beam of light) ② a single bloodline ③ earnest, resolute, intent ④ ordinary, common
兼業 【けんぎょう】side line, second business
避ける 【よける】① to avoid (physical contact with) ② to avoid (situation) ③ to ward off, to avert
描く 【かく】to draw, to paint, to sketch, to depict, to describe
墓地 【ぼち】cemetery, graveyard
免れる 【まぬかれる】to escape from, to be rescued from, to avoid, to evade, to avert, to elude, to be exempted, to be relieved from pain, to get rid of
言い訳 【いいわけ】① excuse ② explanation
傷つく 【きずつく】① to be wounded, to get injured ② to get hurt feelings ③ to chip, to scratch, to damage
群集 【ぐんしゅう】group (of living things), crowd, community
執着 【しゅうちゃく】attachment, adhesion, tenacity
尊い 【とうとい】precious, valuable, priceless, noble, exalted, sacred
貴い 【とうとい】precious, valuable, priceless, noble, exalted, sacred
同盟 【どうめい】alliance, union, league
華々しい 【はなばなしい】brilliant, magnificent, spectacular
華やか 【はなやか】showy, brilliant, gorgeous, florid, gay
漏らす 【もらす】to let leak, to reveal
屋敷 【やしき】residence, estate, grounds, premises, mansion
密か 【ひそか】secret, private, surreptitious
陣 【じん】battle formation, camp, encampment
書 【しょ】① document, book ② penmanship, handwriting, calligraphy (esp. Chinese)
汚す 【けがす】to disgrace, to dishonour, to dishonor, to defile
汚れる 【けがれる】to be violated, to be corrupted, to be polluted, to be stained
かつyet, moreover, and
くだん① the above-mentioned, the said, (man, incident, etc.) in question ② the usual
今更 【いまさら】now (after such a long time), at this late hour (i.e. it is too late for something)
渋い 【しぶい】① tasteful (clothing), cool, an aura of refined masculinity ② astringent, sullen, bitter (taste), raspy (voice) ③ grim, quiet ④ sober, stingy
盛る 【さかる】① to prosper, to flourish ② to copulate (animals)
はじく① to flip, to snap ② to repel
ちょうsuper-, ultra-, hyper-, very, really (conversational)
廃れる 【すたれる】to go out of use, to become obsolete, to die out, to go out of fashion
たやすいeasy, simple, light
くじlottery, lot
こもる① to seclude oneself, to be confined in ② to be filled (e.g. with emotion, satire, etc.), to be heavy (with) ③ to be stuffy ④ to be implied
こもる① to seclude oneself, to be confined in ② to be filled (e.g. with emotion, satire, etc.), to be heavy (with) ③ to be stuffy ④ to be implied
慎む 【つつしむ】① to be careful, to be discreet ② to do in moderation, to refrain (from overdoing), to abstain ③ to be reverent ④ to be purified, to be chaste
くぐる① to drive, to pass through, to pass under ② to evade, to hide ③ to survive
いびるto pick on, to tease
やくざ① professional gambler or ruffian (esp. a member of the Japanese mafia), yakuza (member) ② uselessness, purposelessness
かむto blow (one's nose)
たい① (after the -masu stem of a verb) want to ... do something, would like to ... ② (at sentence-end) indicates emphasis ③ (after a noun or the -masu stem of a verb) very ...
かいmarks yes-no question
ぽいtossing something out, throwing something away
だい① marks wh-question (what, where, who) ② strengthens one's judgment or conclusion
うむyea, uh huh;
なる① who is called, that is called ② that is
どん① very, totally ② polite suffix used after a person's name (often of an apprentice; used much more broadly in southern Kyushu) ③ bang (e.g. of large drum, signal pistol, etc.), with a thud, sound when slamming something down
ふむhmm, I see, hrm
親子 【おやこ】parent and child
有意 【ゆうい】significance
たて① central, main, head, chief ② just (done), freshly (baked), indicates activity only just occurred ③ counter for consecutive losses
音速 【おんそく】speed of sound
型 【がた】① model, type (e.g. of machine, goods, etc.) ② type, style, pattern ③ mold (mould), template, model ④ kata (standard form of a movement, posture, etc. in martial arts, sport, etc.) ⑤ form (i.e. customary procedure) ⑥ size (i.e. clothing, shoes)
終身 【しゅうしん】the whole life
対向 【たいこう】counter-, corresponding, face, opposite
油田 【ゆでん】oil field
常勤 【じょうきん】full-time employment
ぶつ① stock, products ② stolen goods, loot, spoils
汚水 【おすい】filthy water, sewage
汚点 【おてん】stain, blot, flaw, disgrace
奥様 【おくさま】wife, your wife, his wife, married lady, madam
押入る 【おしいる】to push in
降る 【くだる】① to descend, to go down, to come down ② to be handed down (of an order, judgment, etc.) ③ to pass (of time) ④ to surrender, to capitulate ⑤ (often in neg. form) to be less than, to be inferior to ⑥ to have the runs, to have diarrhea
歌劇 【かげき】opera
解雇 【かいこ】discharge, dismissal
開閉 【かいへい】opening and shutting
外務 【がいむ】foreign affairs
患う 【わずらう】to fall ill
換気 【かんき】ventilation
甘党 【あまとう】(someone with a) sweet tooth, person fond of sweets, person who doesn't like alcohol, preferring sweets
幾何 【きか】geometry
詰め込む 【つめこむ】to cram, to stuff, to jam, to squeeze, to compress, to pack, to crowd
給油 【きゅうゆ】supply of oil
旧姓 【きゅうせい】one's former (maiden) name
均等 【きんとう】equality, uniformity, evenness
劇的 【げきてき】dramatic
月刊 【げっかん】monthly publication, monthly issue
御飯 【ごはん】① cooked rice ② meal
誤算 【ごさん】miscalculation
誤字 【ごじ】misprint, mispelling, typo, erratum
降参 【こうさん】giving in to, giving up, surrender
香港 【ほんこん】Hong Kong (China)
高齢 【こうれい】advanced (old) age
国宝 【こくほう】national treasure
思い詰める 【おもいつめる】to think hard, to brood over, to worry too much (about), to torment oneself (with the thought of)
社会党 【しゃかいとう】Socialist Party
主将 【しゅしょう】commander-in-chief, (team) captain
書き込む 【かきこむ】① to fill in (field, entry, etc.), to fill out (form) ② to post a message (e.g. on a bulletin-board) ③ to store
将軍 【しょうぐん】general, shogun
小麦粉 【こむぎこ】wheat flour
状 【じょう】① shape, state ② letter, correspondence
蒸し返す 【むしかえす】to reheat, to steam over, to bring up again, to take up again a problem that has been dealt with
新鋭 【しんえい】freshly picked, newly produced
青銅 【せいどう】bronze
絶やす 【たやす】① to exterminate, to eradicate ② to let (fire) go out
全般 【ぜんぱん】(the) whole, universal, wholly, general
祖父母 【そふぼ】grandparents
総理 【そうり】prime minister, leader, overseer (of national affairs), president
装う 【よそおう】① to dress ② to pretend, to feign
台湾 【たいわん】Taiwan
地蔵 【じぞう】Ksitigarbha (bodhisattva who looks over children, travellers and the underworld) (travelers)
遅延 【ちえん】delay, latency
駐在 【ちゅうざい】① residence, stay ② residential police box, residential police box officer
駐日 【ちゅうにち】resident in Japan
駐留 【ちゅうりゅう】stationing (e.g. of troops), garrison
著作 【ちょさく】writing, book
朝刊 【ちょうかん】morning newspaper
殿 【どの】form of address used for official letters and business letters, and in letters to inferiors, Mr
殿堂 【でんどう】palace, palatial building
党員 【とういん】party member
投げ捨てる 【なげすてる】to throw away
銅像 【どうぞう】bronze statue
日刊 【にっかん】daily issue
薄情 【はくじょう】unfeeling, heartless, cold-hearted, cruel
爆笑 【ばくしょう】roar of laughter
不純 【ふじゅん】impurity, adulteration, dishonesty, irregularity
浮かれる 【うかれる】to make merry, to be festive
ものまねmimicry, imitation (of someone, something)
粉 【こ】flour, meal, powder
閉店 【へいてん】closing shop
変換 【へんかん】change, conversion, transformation, translation
変装 【へんそう】disguise, masquerade
片手 【かたて】one hand
宝くじ 【たからくじ】lottery
またagain, and, also, still (doing something)
野暮 【やぼ】① unrefinedness, uncouthness, boorishness ② tasteless, boorish, unrefined, thoughtless, dumb
欲求 【よっきゅう】desire
裏切り 【うらぎり】treachery, betrayal, perfidy
裏切り者 【うらぎりもの】betrayer, traitor, turncoat, informer
陸軍 【りくぐん】army
老齢 【ろうれい】advanced age, senility
紅 【べに】① deep red, crimson ② rouge, lipstick
大将 【たいしょう】general, admiral, boss, leader
いなno, nay, well
編者 【へんしゃ】editor, compiler
兆候 【ちょうこう】sign, indication, omen, symptom
使い捨て 【つかいすて】throwaway, disposable
飛び込み 【とびこみ】jump, plunge, dive
みつめるto stare at, to gaze at, to look hard at, to watch intently, to fix one's eyes on
諸々 【もろもろ】all kinds of, various
よい① good, excellent, fine, nice, pleasant, agreeable ② sufficient (can be used to turn down an offer), ready, prepared ③ profitable (e.g. deal, business offer, etc.), beneficial ④ OK
いい① good, excellent, fine, nice, pleasant, agreeable ② sufficient (can be used to turn down an offer), ready, prepared ③ profitable (e.g. deal, business offer, etc.), beneficial ④ OK
自民党 【じみんとう】Liberal Democratic Party, LDP
恥知らず 【はじしらず】shameless (person)
払い 【はらい】① payment, bill, account ② sweeping, clearing away ③ sweeping stroke (e.g. when writing kanji)
一人暮らし 【ひとりぐらし】a single life, a solitary life, living alone
装い 【よそおい】dress, outfit, equipment, makeup, adornment, guise, get-up
お願い 【おねがい】① request, wish ② please
機 【き】① chance, opportunity ② machine ③ aircraft ④ counter for aircraft ⑤ counter for remaining lives (in video games)
たまoccasional, rare
じゃがいもpotato (Solanum tuberosum)
異状 【いじょう】something wrong, accident, change, abnormality, aberration
維新 【いしん】restoration (e.g. Meiji), reformation, revolution
遺産 【いさん】inheritance, bequest, legacy, heritage
遺体 【いたい】corpse, remains
遺伝 【いでん】heredity, inherent
遺伝子 【いでんし】gene, genetic
稲作 【いなさく】rice crop
芋 【いも】① tuber, taro, potato ② yokel, bumpkin
栄誉 【えいよ】honour, honor
英訳 【えいやく】English translation
鋭敏 【えいびん】sharpness, keenness, sensitiveness, mental acumen
円盤 【えんばん】① disk, discus, platter ② flying saucer
沿海 【えんかい】coast, shore, inshore, coastal waters
炎症 【えんしょう】inflammation, irritation
沖縄 【おきなわ】Okinawa (one of the Japanese Ryukyu islands)
恩人 【おんじん】benefactor, patron
仮称 【かしょう】temporary name
果汁 【かじゅう】fruit juice
歌唱 【かしょう】song, singing
歌舞伎 【かぶき】kabuki, Japanese classical drama
火葬 【かそう】cremation
過敏 【かびん】nervousness, oversensitivity
画廊 【がろう】(picture) gallery
雅致 【がち】artistry, good taste, elegance, grace
回顧 【かいこ】recollection
壊れ物 【こわれもの】fragile article, breakables, broken article
戒告 【かいこく】admonition
核兵器 【かくへいき】nuclear weapons
甲 【かぶと】helmet (of armor, armour), headpiece
感嘆 【かんたん】admiration, wonder
鑑定 【かんてい】judgement, judgment, expert opinion
既存 【きそん】existing
棋士 【きし】shogi or go player
機敏 【きびん】smart, quick, prompt
貴様 【きさま】you
亀 【かめ】tortoise, turtle
よろしく① well, properly, suitably ② best regards, please remember me, please treat me favorably (favourably), please take care of
よろしく① well, properly, suitably ② best regards, please remember me, please treat me favorably (favourably), please take care of
犠打 【ぎだ】sacrifice fly, bunt
却下 【きゃっか】rejection, dismissal
及第 【きゅうだい】passing an examination
救急 【きゅうきゅう】first-aid, emergency (aid)
拒む 【こばむ】to refuse, to reject, to decline
許諾 【きょだく】consent
驚嘆 【きょうたん】wonder, admiration
近隣 【きんりん】neighbourhood, neighborhood, vicinity
熊 【くま】bear (animal)
繰る 【くる】① to reel, to wind, to spin (thread) ② to turn (pages), to flip through (a book), to leaf through (a book), to consult (a dictionary), to refer to (an encyclopedia) ③ to count (e.g. the days) ④ to open one-by-one, to close one-by-one (e.g. shutters)
刑期 【けいき】prison term
刑務所 【けいむしょ】prison, penitentiary
兄貴 【あにき】one's senior, elder brother
掲示板 【けいじばん】bulletin board, display board, notice board, electronic bulletin board, BBS
継承 【けいしょう】inheritance, succession, accession
結婚式 【けっこんしき】marriage ceremony, wedding
剣道 【けんどう】kendo (lit: way of the sword), swordmanship, fencing
献金 【けんきん】donation, contribution, offering
献血 【けんけつ】blood donation
厳禁 【げんきん】strict prohibition, ban, interdiction
呼び鈴 【よびりん】bell (used for summoning or signalling), buzzer
己 【おのれ】① I (or me) ② you ③ by oneself (itself, etc.) ④ interjection expressing anger or chagrin
顧問 【こもん】adviser, advisor, consultant
ごめんyour pardon, declining (something), dismissal, permission
抗体 【こうたい】antibody
甲斐 【かい】effect, result, worth, use, avail
皇室 【こうしつ】Imperial household
皇族 【こうぞく】imperial family, royalty
皇太子 【こうたいし】crown prince
鋼材 【こうざい】steel material
国債 【こくさい】national debt, national securities, government bonds, government securities
黒幕 【くろまく】black curtain, wire puller, political fixer
債券 【さいけん】bond, debenture
債権 【さいけん】credit, claim
剤 【ざい】medicine, agent, (chemical) substance, drug, dose
さくらんぼ(edible) cherry
字幕 【じまく】subtitle (movie)
鹿 【しか】deer (esp. the sika deer, Cervus nippon)
受託 【じゅたく】being entrusted with, taking charge of
受諾 【じゅだく】acceptance
収納 【しゅうのう】crop, harvest, receipts, putting or stowing away
充電 【じゅうでん】① charging (electrically) ② electrification
銃弾 【じゅうだん】bullet (from a rifle)
出獄 【しゅつごく】release (from prison)
巡回 【じゅんかい】going around, patrol, round, tour
巡礼 【じゅんれい】pilgrimage, pilgrim
序文 【じょぶん】preface, foreword, introduction
傷者 【しょうしゃ】wounded person, casualty, injured person
傷心 【しょうしん】heartbreak, grief
傷つける 【きずつける】① to wound, to injure ② to hurt someone's feelings (pride, etc.) ③ to damage, to chip, to scratch
償う 【つぐなう】to make up for, to recompense, to redeem (one's faults), to compensate for, to indemnify, to atone for
小豆 【あずき】adzuki beans
昭和 【しょうわ】Showa era (1926.12.25-1989.1.7)
称える 【たたえる】to extol, to give praise
信託 【しんたく】trust, entrusting
震源 【しんげん】epicentre, epicenter, earthquake centre, earthquake center
人脈 【じんみゃく】personal connections
尋問 【じんもん】cross-examination, interrogation, questioning
陣営 【じんえい】camp (group of same ideological beliefs)
垂らす 【たらす】① to dribble, to spill ② to suspend, to hang down, to slouch, to dangle
酔っ払う 【よっぱらう】to get drunk
なる① to become, to get, to grow, to be, to reach, to attain ② to result in, to prove to be ③ to consist of, to be composed of ④ to succeed, to be complete ⑤ to change into, to be exchanged for ⑥ to play a role ⑦ to be promoted (shogi)
生殖 【せいしょく】reproduction
盛り上げる 【もりあげる】① to pile up, to heap up ② to stir up, to enliven, to bring to a climax
製鋼 【せいこう】steel manufacture
銭湯 【せんとう】bath-house, public bath
操 【みさお】chastity, fidelity, honour, honor, faith
葬儀 【そうぎ】funeral service
贈収賄 【ぞうしゅうわい】bribery, corruption
贈賄 【ぞうわい】bribery, corruption, graft
たい① sea bream (Sparidae), porgy ② tai (species of reddish-brown Pacific sea bream, Pagrus major)
大騒ぎ 【おおさわぎ】clamour, uproar, tumult
嘆息 【たんそく】sigh, grief, deploring
探偵 【たんてい】detective, sleuth, investigator
短銃 【たんじゅう】pistol, revolver
弾丸 【だんがん】bullet, shot, shell
中華 【ちゅうか】Chinese (e.g. food)
庁舎 【ちょうしゃ】government office building
聴力 【ちょうりょく】hearing ability
跳躍 【ちょうやく】jump, leap, skip, bound
長寿 【ちょうじゅ】longevity
賃貸 【ちんたい】lease, rent, hire
泥酔 【でいすい】dead drunk
摘発 【てきはつ】exposing, unmasking, laying bare
吐き出す 【はきだす】to vomit, to spit out
奴隷 【どれい】① slave, servant ② slavery
盗聴 【とうちょう】interception (email), wiretap, bug
糖 【とう】sugar
豆腐 【とうふ】tofu, bean-curd
透ける 【すける】to be transparent, to show through
同伴 【どうはん】company, accompany, going with
縄文 【じょうもん】Jomon period, straw-rope pattern
妊婦 【にんぷ】pregnant woman
納豆 【なっとう】natto (fermented soybeans)
廃絶 【はいぜつ】extinction, abolition
排気 【はいき】exhaust, ventilation
排出 【はいしゅつ】evacuation, emission (e.g. of CO2, etc.), ejection
排他 【はいた】exclusion
爆撃 【ばくげき】bombing (raid)
繁茂 【はんも】luxuriant growth, rankness (of weeds)
盤 【ばん】① record ② tray, shallow bowl ③ grid, board (e.g. in shogi)
彼氏 【かれし】boyfriend
秘める 【ひめる】to hide, to keep to oneself
避妊 【ひにん】contraception
飛躍 【ひやく】① leaping, activity ② leapfrog (over a problem), making a leap (e.g. in logic) ③ makng great strides, making rapid progress ④ emerging ⑤ becoming active, playing an active part
必需 【ひつじゅ】necessary
貧乏人 【びんぼうにん】poor man, pauper, the poor, the indigent
頻度 【ひんど】frequency
富士山 【ふじさん】Mt Fuji
富裕 【ふゆう】wealth, riches, opulence
敷金 【しききん】(security) deposit, caution money
腐食 【ふしょく】① corrosion ② saprophagy
舞踏 【ぶとう】dancing
併合 【へいごう】merger, joining into one, melding, merging, annexation, absorption
併殺 【へいさつ】double-play (baseball)
兵舎 【へいしゃ】barracks
壁紙 【かべがみ】① wallpaper ② wallpaper, background image, desktop image
便秘 【べんぴ】constipation
邦人 【ほうじん】① fellow countryman ② Japanese (nationals or residents)
堀 【ほり】moat, canal
堀川 【ほりかわ】canal
本塁打 【ほんるいだ】home run (baseball)
またagain, and, also, still (doing something)
密告 【みっこく】secret information, betrayal, inform on
密輸 【みつゆ】smuggling, contraband trade
明治維新 【めいじいしん】Meiji Restoration
盟約 【めいやく】oath, pledge, pact, covenant
薬剤 【やくざい】medicine, drug
薬剤師 【やくざいし】chemist, pharmacist
訳者 【やくしゃ】translator
躍進 【やくしん】rush, dash, onslaught, dancing ahead
躍動 【やくどう】lively motion, throb
優雅 【ゆうが】elegance, grace, refinement
融合 【ゆうごう】agglutination, adhesion, fusion, unite
要項 【ようこう】important points
抑止 【よくし】check, checkmate, stave off, control, restraint, inhibit
隆盛 【りゅうせい】prosperity
隣家 【りんか】neighbouring house, neighboring house
隣人 【りんじん】neighbour, neighbor, neighbourhood, neighborhood
塁 【るい】base (baseball)
和訳 【わやく】Japanese translation
磁場 【じば】magnetic field
縦横 【じゅうおう】length and width, every direction, warp and woof, right and left, vertically and horizontally, length and breadth
免れる 【まぬがれる】to escape from, to be rescued from, to avoid, to evade, to avert, to elude, to be exempted, to be relieved from pain, to get rid of
隣国 【りんごく】neighbouring country, neighboring country, neighbouring state, neighboring state
移譲 【いじょう】transfer, assignment
沖合 【おきあい】coast, offing, offshore
飼い主 【かいぬし】shepherd, (pet) owner
奇跡 【きせき】miracle, wonder, marvel
倉 【くら】warehouse, cellar, magazine, granary, godown, depository, treasury, elevator
すしsushi, anything made with vinegared rice (may also contain vegetables, spices, fish, or other delicacies)
闘う 【たたかう】to fight, to battle, to combat, to struggle against, to wage war, to engage in contest
縄張り 【なわばり】roping off, stretching rope, demarcation, one's turf, domain, territory, sphere of influence
肺がん 【はいがん】lung cancer
殖える 【ふえる】to increase, to multiply
二日酔い 【ふつかよい】hangover
眼 【め】① eye, eyeball ② eyesight ③ look ④ experience ⑤ viewpoint ⑥ ordinal number suffix ⑦ somewhat, -ish
よい① good, excellent, fine, nice, pleasant, agreeable ② sufficient (can be used to turn down an offer), ready, prepared ③ profitable (e.g. deal, business offer, etc.), beneficial ④ OK
よい① good, excellent, fine, nice, pleasant, agreeable ② sufficient (can be used to turn down an offer), ready, prepared ③ profitable (e.g. deal, business offer, etc.), beneficial ④ OK
よい① good, excellent, fine, nice, pleasant, agreeable ② sufficient (can be used to turn down an offer), ready, prepared ③ profitable (e.g. deal, business offer, etc.), beneficial ④ OK
いい① good, excellent, fine, nice, pleasant, agreeable ② sufficient (can be used to turn down an offer), ready, prepared ③ profitable (e.g. deal, business offer, etc.), beneficial ④ OK
いい① good, excellent, fine, nice, pleasant, agreeable ② sufficient (can be used to turn down an offer), ready, prepared ③ profitable (e.g. deal, business offer, etc.), beneficial ④ OK
いい① good, excellent, fine, nice, pleasant, agreeable ② sufficient (can be used to turn down an offer), ready, prepared ③ profitable (e.g. deal, business offer, etc.), beneficial ④ OK
枠組み 【わくぐみ】frame, framework
源氏 【げんじ】① Genji (the character in the Genji Monogatari) ② the Minamoto family
託す 【たくす】① to entrust ② to make an excuse of
老眼 【ろうがん】presbyopia, age-related longsightedness, farsightedness
稲田 【いなだ】paddy field, rice field
生還 【せいかん】returning alive, (baseball) reaching the home plate
脱獄 【だつごく】prison breaking, jailbreak, gaolbreak
堀江 【ほりえ】canal
抗戦 【こうせん】resistance
闘志 【とうし】fighting spirit, (will to) fight
墓場 【はかば】graveyard, cemetery
聖地 【せいち】sacred place, holy ground, the Holy Land
臨海 【りんかい】coastal, seaside, oceanfront, maritime
熟れる 【こなれる】① to be digested ② to be proficient, to be smooth ③ to be mellowed
かけるto suspend between two points, to build (a bridge, etc.), to put up on something (e.g. legs up on table)
あしcommon reed (Phragmites australis)
うなぎeel (esp. the Japanese eel, Anguilla japonica)
牙 【きば】tusk, fang
くじゃくpeafowl (inc. the male peacock, female peahen, and young peachick)
象牙 【ぞうげ】ivory
ごみrubbish, trash, garbage, refuse
狙撃 【そげき】shooting, sniping
賄賂 【わいろ】bribe, sweetener, douceur
あぶる① to warm (i.e. one's hands over a fire), to dry ② to scorch, to broil, to toast, to grill
かえる① frog ② kajika frog (Buergeria buergeri)
きじgreen pheasant (Phasianus versicolor), Japanese pheasant
岐阜 【ぎふ】Gifu (pn)