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新世界より [‘From the New World’] Vol. 4: episodes 11 to 15

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Vocab for episodes 11 to 15 of the animated series ‘新世界より’ [‘From the New World’]. This is volume 4/6. Vocab already listed in past volumes is not included. Check out the ‘Most Common Vocab’ set (vol 0) for a list of the most common terms throughout the series.



703 entriesCreated by Public Domain — Last modified: 1928-11-03 00:00:00
ええ① yes, that is correct, right ② um, errr ③ huh? ④ grrr, gah, Must I? ⑤ good
どうも① thanks ② much (thanks), very (sorry), quite (regret) ③ quite, really ④ somehow ⑤ no matter how hard one may try ⑥ greetings, hello, goodbye
安い 【やすい】① cheap, inexpensive ② calm, peaceful, quiet
どうぞ① please, kindly ② by all means
口 【くち】① mouth ② opening, hole, gap, orifice ③ mouth (of a bottle), spout, nozzle, mouthpiece ④ gate, door, entrance, exit ⑤ speaking, speech, talk (i.e. gossip) ⑥ taste, palate ⑦ mouth (to feed) ⑧ opening (i.e. vacancy), available position ⑨ invitation, summons ⑩ kind, sort, type ⑪ opening (i.e. beginning) ⑫ counter for mouthfuls, shares (of money), and swords
七つ 【ななつ】seven
女の子 【おんなのこ】girl
男の子 【おとこのこ】boy, male child, baby boy
天気 【てんき】① weather, the elements ② fair weather, fine weather
母 【はは】mother
北 【きた】north
八 【はち】eight
暗い 【くらい】① dark, gloomy ② dark (in colour), dull ③ depressed, dispirited ④ sorrowful, bitter (as in a dark past) ⑤ unclear, unfamiliar, unknown
近い 【ちかい】near, close, short (distance)
月 【つき】① moon ② month
建物 【たてもの】building
元気 【げんき】health(y), robust, vigor, vigour, energy, vitality, vim, stamina, spirit, courage, pep
姉 【あね】older sister, elder sister
姉さん 【ねえさん】① elder sister ② (vocative) young lady ③ miss (referring to a waitress, etc.) ④ ma'am (used by geisha to refer to their superiors)
借りる 【かりる】① to borrow, to have a loan ② to rent, to hire
弱い 【よわい】weak, frail, delicate, tender, unskilled, weak (wine)
重い 【おもい】① heavy, massive ② serious, important, severe, oppressed
少ない 【すくない】few, a little, scarce, insufficient, seldom
短い 【みじかい】short
冬 【ふゆ】winter
薬 【くすり】① medicine, pharmaceuticals, (legal) drugs ② efficacious chemical (i.e. gunpowder, pesticide, etc.) ③ (pottery) glaze ④ small bribe
荷物 【にもつ】① luggage, baggage ② burden ③ payload (of a packet, cell, etc.)
次 【つぎ】① next, following, subsequent ② stage, station
部屋 【へや】① room ② sumo stable
一昨日 【おととい】day before yesterday
お祖母さん 【おばあさん】① grandmother ② female senior-citizen
お腹 【おなか】stomach
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
困る 【こまる】to be troubled, to be worried, to be bothered, to be embarrassed, to be stumped
若い 【わかい】young
辛い 【つらい】painful, bitter, heart-breaking
痛い 【いたい】① painful, sore ② exceeding
渡る 【わたる】① to cross over, to go across ② to extend, to cover, to range, to span
彼女 【かのじょ】① she, her ② girl friend, girlfriend, sweetheart
冷たい 【つめたい】① cold (to the touch), chilly, icy, freezing ② coldhearted, unfeeling
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.)
風邪 【かぜ】cold (illness), common cold
あちら① that way (direction distant from both speaker and listener), over there, yonder ② that one (something physically distant from both speaker and listener, or something not visible but known by both speaker and listener), that ③ that person (someone physically distant from both speaker and listener, or someone not present but known by both speaker and listener) ④ there (place distant from both speaker and listener), over there, foreign country (esp. a Western nation)
いかがhow, in what way, how about
遠く 【とおく】far away, distant, at a distance, distant place, by far
上手い 【うまい】① skillful, clever, expert, wise, successful ② delicious, appetizing, appetising ③ fortunate, splendid, promising
出発 【しゅっぱつ】departure
食事 【しょくじ】① meal ② to eat
用 【よう】① task, business ② use, duty, service ③ call of nature, excretion
用意 【ようい】preparation
一度 【いちど】① once, one time, on one occasion ② temporarily, for a moment ③ one degree, one tone, one musical interval
工場 【こうじょう】factory, plant, mill, workshop
代わり 【かわり】① substitute, deputy, proxy, alternate, relief, compensation, second helping ② in place of, as a substitute for
首 【くび】① neck ② head ③ unemployed person
泣く 【なく】to cry, to weep, to sob, to howl
坂 【さか】slope, hill
焼ける 【やける】① to burn, to be roasted, to be heated, to be sunburnt, to fade (in the sun), to glow red (i.e. of the sky at sunset) ② to be jealous, to be envious
昔 【むかし】olden days, former
相談 【そうだん】consultation, discussion
打つ 【うつ】① to hit (something inanimate), to strike, to beat (on something) ② to type, to tap (e.g. a key) ③ to inject ④ to indulge in gambling ⑤ to visit (on a pilgrimage)
道具 【どうぐ】implement, tool, means
悲しい 【かなしい】sad, sorrowful
落ちる 【おちる】① to fall down, to drop ② to fail (e.g. exam) ③ to crash, to degenerate, to degrade ④ to fade, to come out (e.g. a stain)
理由 【りゆう】reason, pretext, motive
両方 【りょうほう】both sides, both parties
引っ越す 【ひっこす】to move (house), to change residence
割れる 【われる】① to break, to be smashed ② to split, to crack, to fissure, to be torn ③ to be divided, to cleave ④ to come to light
間違える 【まちがえる】① to make a mistake (in), to commit an error (e.g. in calculation) ② to confuse, to mistake something for something else
固い 【かたい】① hard, solid, tough ② stiff, tight, wooden, unpolished (e.g. writing) ③ strong, firm (not viscous or easily moved) ④ safe, steady, honest, steadfast ⑤ obstinate, stubborn ⑥ bookish, formal, stuffy
原因 【げんいん】cause, origin, source
郊外 【こうがい】suburb, outskirts
召し上がる 【めしあがる】to eat
専門 【せんもん】speciality, specialty, subject of study, expert
亡くなる 【なくなる】to die
娘 【むすめ】① (my) daughter ② girl (i.e. a young, unmarried woman)
約束 【やくそく】① arrangement, promise, appointment, pact, engagement ② convention, rule
優しい 【やさしい】tender, kind, gentle, graceful, affectionate, amiable, suave
冷える 【ひえる】to grow cold, to get chilly, to cool down
腕 【うで】① arm ② skill
ご存じ 【ごぞんじ】① knowing ② (an) acquaintance
舟 【ふね】① ship, boat, watercraft, vessel, steamship ② tank, tub, vat, trough ③ counter for boat-shaped containers (e.g. of sashimi)
お祝い 【おいわい】congratulation, congratulations, celebration, festival, congratulatory gift
お嬢さん 【おじょうさん】① daughter ② young lady
挨拶 【あいさつ】① greeting, greetings, salutation, salute ② speech (congratulatory or appreciative), address ③ reply, response ④ a fine thing to say (used as part of a sarcastic response to a rude remark) ⑤ (orig. meaning) dialoging (with another Zen practitioner to ascertain their level of enlightenment)
為さる 【なさる】to do
壊す 【こわす】① to break, to destroy, to demolish ② to wreck, to ruin, to spoil, to damage ③ to break (a bill, etc.)
滑る 【すべる】① to glide, to slide (e.g. on skis), to slip ② to bomb (when telling a joke)
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
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.)
それにbesides, moreover
それほどto that degree, extent
びっくり① to be surprised, to be amazed, to be frightened, to be astonished ② surprise (e.g. surprise party) ③ surprise
のど① throat ② singing voice
しつこいinsistent, obstinate
たっぷりfull, in plenty, ample
どんなにhow, how much
何とも 【なんとも】nothing (with neg. verb), quite, not a bit
外出 【がいしゅつ】outing, trip, going out
気に入る 【きにいる】to be pleased with, to suit
大半 【たいはん】majority, mostly, generally
男子 【だんし】youth, young man
長 【ちょう】chief, head
本人 【ほんにん】the person himself
友 【とも】friend, companion, pal
年月 【としつき】months and years
なんて① such as, (things) like ② exclamation
意思 【いし】intention, purpose
楽 【らく】comfort, ease
起こる 【おこる】to occur, to happen
見事 【みごと】① splendid, magnificent, beautiful, admirable ② praiseworthy act, feat, commendable deed
言わば 【いわば】so to speak, so to call it, as it were
公正 【こうせい】justice, fairness, impartiality
作業 【さぎょう】work, operation, manufacturing, fatigue duty
出来事 【できごと】incident, affair, happening, event
場 【ば】① place ② occasion, situation ③ field (physics)
世の中 【よのなか】society, the world, the times
多少 【たしょう】more or less, somewhat, a little, some
地下 【ちか】① basement, cellar, underground place ② underground, below ground ③ secret, under cover
度 【たび】time (three times, each time, etc.), times
動かす 【うごかす】① to move, to shift, to operate, to set in motion, to mobilize, to mobilise ② to inspire, to rouse, to move (e.g. feeling), to influence ③ to deny, to change
不足 【ふそく】insufficiency, shortage, deficiency, lack, dearth
母親 【ははおや】mother
野 【の】① plain, field ② hidden (structural) member ③ wild ④ lacking a political post
話題 【わだい】topic, subject
品 【しな】① thing, article, goods ② dignity, class, quality ③ counter for meal courses ④ flirtatiousness, coquetry
思い出 【おもいで】memories, recollections, reminiscence
少なくとも 【すくなくとも】at least
安定 【あんてい】stability, equilibrium
羽 【はね】① feather, plume, wing ② blade (fan, propeller, etc.)
感情 【かんじょう】emotion, feeling, feelings, sentiment
逆らう 【さからう】to go against, to oppose, to disobey, to defy
求める 【もとめる】to seek, to request, to demand, to want, to wish for, to search for, to pursue (pleasure), to hunt (a job), to buy
旧 【きゅう】ex-, former, old
決定 【けってい】decision, determination
号 【ごう】① number, edition, make, model, issue, part of that group ② sobriquet, pen-name
今回 【こんかい】now, this time, lately
残り 【のこり】remnant, residue, remaining, left-over
試す 【ためす】to attempt, to test, to try out
事情 【じじょう】circumstances, consideration, conditions, situation, reasons
自然 【しぜん】① nature, spontaneity ② naturally, spontaneously
手術 【しゅじゅつ】surgical operation
受け取る 【うけとる】① to receive, to get, to accept ② to take, to interpret, to understand
進歩 【しんぽ】progress, development
人類 【じんるい】mankind, humanity
正式 【せいしき】due form, official, formality
組合 【くみあい】association, union
相当 【そうとう】① befitting, becoming, worthy of, proportionate, in keeping with, suitable ② considerable, substantial ③ to be worthy of, to be proportionate to ④ to correspond to (in meaning, function, etc.), to be equivalent ⑤ extremely, considerably
代表 【だいひょう】representative, representation, delegation, type, example, model
単なる 【たんなる】mere, simple, sheer
断る 【ことわる】① to refuse, to reject, to dismiss, to turn down, to decline ② to inform, to give notice, to tell in advance ③ to ask leave, to excuse oneself (from)
知能 【ちのう】intelligence, brains
都市 【とし】town, city, municipal, urban
当たる 【あたる】① to be hit, to strike ② to touch, to be in contact, to be affixed ③ to be equivalent to, to be applicable, to apply to ④ to be right on the money (of a prediction, criticism, etc.) ⑤ to be selected (in a lottery, etc.), to win ⑥ to be successful, to go well, to be a hit ⑦ to face, to confront ⑧ to lie (in the direction of) ⑨ to undertake, to be assigned ⑩ to be stricken (by food poisoning, heat, etc.), to be afflicted ⑪ to be called upon (by the teacher) ⑫ to treat (esp. harshly), to lash out at ⑬ to be unnecessary ⑭ (in baseball) to be hitting well, to be on a hitting streak ⑮ (in fishing) to feel a bite ⑯ (of fruit, etc.) to be bruised, to spoil ⑰ to feel (something) out, to probe into, to check (i.e. by comparison) ⑱ to shave
当てはまる 【あてはまる】to apply (a rule), to be applicable, to come under (a category), to fulfill
配る 【くばる】to distribute, to deliver, to deal (cards)
部分 【ぶぶん】portion, section, part
物質 【ぶっしつ】material, substance
分類 【ぶんるい】classification, categorization, sorting
平和 【へいわ】peace, harmony
望み 【のぞみ】① wish, desire, hope ② prospect, expectation, (one's) hopes
満足 【まんぞく】① satisfaction ② sufficiency
無し 【なし】without
流す 【ながす】① to drain, to pour, to spill, to shed (blood, tears) ② to wash away ③ to distribute (e.g. electricity over wires, music over a PA system, etc.), to circulate, to broadcast, to beam ④ to cruise (e.g. taxi) ⑤ to float, to set adrift
量 【りょう】quantity, amount, volume, portion (of food)
例外 【れいがい】exception
例 【れい】① custom, practice, habit, usual ② said, aforementioned ③ instance, example, case, illustration, usage ④ precedent ⑤ annual
様々 【さまざま】varied, various
幸せ 【しあわせ】happiness, good fortune, luck, blessing
次々 【つぎつぎ】in succession, one by one
残す 【のこす】to leave (behind, over), to bequeath, to save, to reserve
満ちる 【みちる】① to be full ② to wax (e.g. moon) ③ to rise (e.g. tide) ④ to mature, to expire
依頼 【いらい】① request, commission, dispatch, despatch ② dependence, trust
一種 【いっしゅ】species, kind, variety
過去 【かこ】the past, bygone days, the previous
議長 【ぎちょう】chairman, speaker (e.g. of assembly), president (e.g. of council, senate, etc.), moderator (e.g. of a newsgroup)
議論 【ぎろん】argument, discussion, dispute, controversy
詰める 【つめる】① to pack, to fill, to plug, to stop up ② to shorten (length or distance), to move over, to make room (for someone) ③ to work out (details)
共通 【きょうつう】① commonness, community ② -wide
掘る 【ほる】to dig, to excavate
権利 【けんり】right, privilege
現実 【げんじつ】reality
好み 【このみ】liking, taste, choice
差す 【さす】① to raise (e.g. hands, umbrella), to stretch out ② to be tinged ③ to wear at one's side (e.g. sword) ④ to shine ⑤ to provoke a feeling
最高 【さいこう】highest, supreme, the most
賛成 【さんせい】approval, agreement, support, favour, favor
示す 【しめす】to denote, to show, to point out, to indicate, to exemplify
手段 【しゅだん】means, way, measure
住民 【じゅうみん】citizens, inhabitants, residents, population
述べる 【のべる】to state, to express, to mention
順番 【じゅんばん】turn (in line), order of things, sequential order
除く 【のぞく】to remove, to exclude, to except
招く 【まねく】to invite
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
信用 【しんよう】confidence, dependence, credit, faith, reliance, belief, credence
神経 【しんけい】nerve, sensitivity
生産 【せいさん】production, manufacture
精神 【せいしん】mind, soul, heart, spirit, intention
積む 【つむ】to pile up, to stack, to load (car, ship, etc.), to pack
積もる 【つもる】① to pile up, to accumulate ② to estimate
責任 【せきにん】① duty, responsibility (incl. supervision of staff) ② liability, onus
跡 【あと】① trace, tracks, mark, sign ② remains, ruins ③ scar
説 【せつ】theory
孫 【まご】grandchild
損 【そん】loss, disadvantage
担当 【たんとう】(in) charge (of an area of responsibility, but not necessarily supervision of staff)
倒す 【たおす】① to throw down, to bring down, to blow down, to fell, to knock down ② to kill, to defeat, to beat ③ to overthrow, to trip up, to ruin ④ to leave unpaid, to cheat
判断 【はんだん】judgement, judgment, decision, adjudication, conclusion, decipherment, divination
悲劇 【ひげき】tragedy, disaster
非常 【ひじょう】emergency, extraordinary, unusual
幅 【はば】width, breadth
変更 【へんこう】change, modification, alteration, revision, amendment
暮らす 【くらす】① to live, to get along ② to spend (time)
方針 【ほうしん】objective, plan, policy
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
役割 【やくわり】part, assigning (allotment of) parts, role, duties
余る 【あまる】to remain, to be left over, to be in excess, to be too many
預かる 【あずかる】① to look after, to take care of, to keep, to hold on to, to keep in custody ② to take charge of, to be entrusted with, to receive on deposit ③ to reserve (judgment), to leave undecided
容易 【ようい】easy, simple, plain
理解 【りかい】understanding, comprehension, appreciation, sympathy
涙 【なみだ】① tear, tears, lachrymal secretion ② sympathy
連想 【れんそう】association (of ideas), suggestion
最中 【さいちゅう】in the middle of, height of, in course of, midst
凍る 【こおる】to freeze, to be frozen over, to congeal
軒 【けん】houses, buildings
汚染 【おせん】pollution, contamination
応じる 【おうじる】to respond, to satisfy, to accept, to comply with, to apply for
穏やか 【おだやか】calm, gentle, quiet
悔やむ 【くやむ】① to mourn, to lament ② to be sorry, to regret, to repent
感謝 【かんしゃ】thanks, gratitude
基本 【きほん】foundation, basis, standard
救助 【きゅうじょ】relief, aid, rescue
撃つ 【うつ】① to shoot (at) ② to attack, to defeat, to destroy, to avenge
貢献 【こうけん】contribution, services
主義 【しゅぎ】doctrine, rule, principle
従って 【したがって】therefore, consequently, in accordance with
診る 【みる】to examine (medically)
誓う 【ちかう】to swear, to vow, to take an oath, to pledge
説得 【せっとく】persuasion
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)
騒がしい 【さわがしい】noisy
徹底 【てってい】thoroughness, completeness, consistency
投票 【とうひょう】voting, poll
当然 【とうぜん】natural, as a matter of course
評価 【ひょうか】① valuation, estimation, assessment, evaluation ② to value, to assess, to estimate value ③ to appreciate, to value highly, to acknowledge the value (of something)
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)
文句 【もんく】① phrase ② complaint
無視 【むし】disregard, ignore
礼儀 【れいぎ】manners, courtesy, etiquette
丘 【おか】hill, height, knoll, rising ground
陰 【かげ】① shade, shadow ② other side, back, background
退屈 【たいくつ】tedium, boredom
保証 【ほしょう】guarantee, security, assurance, pledge, warranty
ますますincreasingly, more and more
恵まれる 【めぐまれる】to be blessed with, to be rich in, to abound in
それともor, or else
いつかsometime, someday, one day, some time or other, the other day, in due course, in time
つながるto be tied together, to be connected to, to be related to
そこでso, accordingly, now, then, thereupon, therefore
誰か 【だれか】someone, somebody
諦める 【あきらめる】to give up, to abandon
何分 【なにぶん】anyway, please
出来上がる 【できあがる】① to be completed, to be finished, to be ready (e.g. to serve or eat) ② to be very drunk
上り 【のぼり】① ascent, climbing, ascending (path), climb ② up-train (e.g. going to Tokyo) ③ northward (towards Tokyo)
一々 【いちいち】one by one, separately
下ろす 【おろす】① to take down (e.g. flag), to launch (e.g. boat), to drop, to lower (e.g. ladder), to let (a person) off, to unload, to discharge ② to drop off (a passenger from a vehicle), to let (a person) off ③ to withdraw money from an account ④ to wear (clothing) for the first time ⑤ to fillet (e.g. a fish)
死体 【したい】dead body, corpse, cadaver
代わる 【かわる】to take the place of, to relieve, to be substituted for, to be exchanged, to change places with, to take turns, to be replaced
真っ青 【まっさお】deep blue, ghastly pale
お早う 【おはよう】Good morning
一定 【いってい】fixed, settled, constant, definite, uniform, regularized, regularised, defined, standardized, standardised, certain, prescribed
原 【はら】field, plain, prairie, tundra, moor, wilderness
公式 【こうしき】① formality, formal, official ② formula
実力 【じつりょく】① (real) ability, true strength, merit, efficiency, competency ② arms, force
消化 【しょうか】① digestion ② thorough understanding ③ selling accumulated (excess) products, dealing with a large amount of work ④ losing one's form and turning into something else
心当たり 【こころあたり】having some knowledge of, happening to know
通路 【つうろ】passage, pathway
当番 【とうばん】being on duty
予防 【よぼう】prevention, precaution, protection against
当てはめる 【あてはめる】to apply, to adapt
落ち着く 【おちつく】to calm down, to settle down, to be steady, to settle in, to take up one's residence, to harmonize with, to harmonise with, to match, to restore presence of mind
話し合い 【はなしあい】discussion, conference
集まり 【あつまり】gathering, meeting, assembly, collection
覚ます 【さます】① to awaken ② to disabuse ③ to sober up
機関 【きかん】① engine ② agency, organisation, organization, institution, organ ③ system, facility, facilities
議員 【ぎいん】member of the Diet, congress or parliament
呼びかける 【よびかける】to call out to, to accost, to address (crowd), to appeal
接近 【せっきん】getting closer, drawing nearer, approaching
泉 【いずみ】spring, fountain
探る 【さぐる】to search, to look for, to sound out
頭脳 【ずのう】head, brains, intellect
突く 【つく】① to prick, to stab ② to poke, to prod, to push, to thrust, to nudge, to hit, to strike ③ to use (a cane), to prop oneself up with, to press against (the floor, etc.) ④ to attack ⑤ to brave (the rain, etc.)
背負う 【せおう】to be burdened with, to carry on back or shoulder
複数 【ふくすう】several, plural, plurality, multiple
枚数 【まいすう】① the number of flat things ② win-loss difference which influences the ranking of sumo wrestlers
有り難い 【ありがたい】grateful, thankful, welcome, appreciated, evoking gratitude
溶かす 【とかす】to melt, to dissolve
冷める 【さめる】① to become cool, to come down (fever) ② to cool down (interest), to abate, to subside, to dampen
足跡 【あしあと】footprints
造る 【つくる】① to make, to produce, to manufacture, to build, to construct ② to prepare (food), to brew (alcohol) ③ to raise, to grow, to cultivate, to train ④ to till ⑤ to draw up (a document), to make out, to prepare, to write ⑥ to create (an artistic work, etc.), to compose ⑦ to coin (a phrase), to organize, to organise, to establish, to found ⑧ to have (a child) ⑨ to make up (one's face, etc.) ⑩ to fabricate (an excuse, etc.) ⑪ to form (a line, etc.) ⑫ to set (a record) ⑬ to commit (a sin, etc.)
挟む 【はさむ】to interpose, to hold between, to insert
現 【げん】present, current
家 【か】-ist (used after a noun indicating someone's occupation, pursuits, disposition, etc.), -er
恩 【おん】favour, favor, obligation, debt of gratitude
確率 【かくりつ】probability, likelihood, chances
勘違い 【かんちがい】misunderstanding, wrong guess
仰ぐ 【あおぐ】① to look up (at) ② to look up (to), to respect, to revere ③ to ask for, to seek ④ to turn to someone, to depend on ⑤ to drink, to take
校舎 【こうしゃ】school building
紺 【こん】navy blue, deep blue
鎖 【くさり】chain, chains
殺人 【さつじん】murder
市場 【しじょう】(the) market (as a concept)
自衛 【じえい】self-defense, self-defence
取り戻す 【とりもどす】to take back, to regain, to get back, to recover
受け入れる 【うけいれる】to accept, to receive
就任 【しゅうにん】inauguration, assumption of office
純粋 【じゅんすい】pure, true, genuine, unmixed
素質 【そしつ】character, qualities, genius, the makings of
素直 【すなお】① obedient, meek, docile, unaffected ② honest, frank
典型 【てんけい】type, pattern, archetypal
縄 【なわ】rope, hemp
膨大 【ぼうだい】huge, bulky, enormous, extensive, swelling, expansion
堪える 【こらえる】① to bear, to stand, to endure, to put up with ② to support, to withstand, to resist, to brave ③ to be fit for, to be equal to
そば① buckwheat (Fagopyrum esculentum) ② soba (Japanese buckwheat noodles)
頂戴 【ちょうだい】① receiving, reception, getting, being given ② eating, drinking, having ③ (also used after -te forms) please, please do for me
いざnow, come (now), well
答 【こたえ】response, reply, answer, solution
一部 【いちぶ】① one part, one portion, one section, some ② one copy (e.g. of a document)
演習 【えんしゅう】practice, practise, exercises, manoeuvres, maneuvers, practicum
指示 【しじ】indication, instruction, designation, directions
衛生 【えいせい】health, hygiene, sanitation, medical
黄金 【おうごん】gold
家出 【いえで】running away from home, leaving home
果てる 【はてる】① to end, to be finished, to be exhausted, to die, to perish ② indicates an extreme has been reached
介抱 【かいほう】nursing, looking after
改良 【かいりょう】improvement, reform
核 【かく】① pit (of a fruit), stone ② core ③ nucleus, nuclear ④ nuclear weaponry
獲物 【えもの】game, spoils, trophy
慣らす 【ならす】to accustom
観 【かん】① look, appearance ② spectacle, sight ③ observation meditation ④ outlook on ..., view of ...
丸ごと 【まるごと】in its entirety, whole, wholly
危害 【きがい】injury, harm, danger
気品 【きひん】① elegance, refinement, grace, dignity ② aroma
協調 【きょうちょう】① cooperation, conciliation, harmony ② firm (market) tone
強いて 【しいて】by force
恐れ 【おそれ】fear, horror, anxiety, concern, uneasiness
驚異 【きょうい】wonder, miracle
務まる 【つとまる】to be fit for, to be equal to, to function properly
均衡 【きんこう】equilibrium, balance
愚痴 【ぐち】① idle complaint, grumble ② moha (ignorance, folly)
軍事 【ぐんじ】military affairs
系 【けい】① system, lineage, group ② corollary ③ (geological) system (range of strata that correspond to a particular time period) ④ (taxonomical) series
経過 【けいか】passage, expiration, progress, transition
決意 【けつい】decision, determination
結晶 【けっしょう】crystal, crystallization, crystallisation
結成 【けっせい】formation, combination
権力 【けんりょく】(political) power, authority, influence
原則 【げんそく】principle, general rule
源 【みなもと】source, origin
交渉 【こうしょう】① negotiations, discussions ② connection
工作 【こうさく】work, construction, handicraft, maneuvering, manoeuvering
巧み 【たくみ】skill, cleverness
荒っぽい 【あらっぽい】rough, rude
告白 【こくはく】① confession, acknowledgement, acknowledgment ② profession of love ③ confession of sins (e.g. the confessional)
細胞 【さいぼう】cell (biology)
残酷 【ざんこく】cruelty, harshness
思い付き 【おもいつき】plan, idea, suggestion
支持 【しじ】support, maintenance
若干 【じゃっかん】some, few, number of
取り除く 【とりのぞく】to remove, to deinstall, to take away, to set apart
狩り 【かり】hunting
出産 【しゅっさん】(child)birth, delivery, production (of goods)
処置 【しょち】treatment, measure, step
衝撃 【しょうげき】shock, crash, impact, ballistic
証言 【しょうげん】evidence, testimony
乗り込む 【のりこむ】① to board, to embark on, to get into (a car), to ship (passengers), to man (a ship), to help (someone) into ② to march into, to enter
嬢 【じょう】① unmarried woman ② (after a name) Miss ③ (after a line of work) -ess, -ette
振り返る 【ふりかえる】to turn head, to look over one's shoulder, to turn around, to look back
申し出る 【もうしでる】to report to, to tell, to suggest, to submit, to request, to make an offer, to come forward with information
申し分 【もうしぶん】objection, shortcomings
人格 【じんかく】personality, character, individuality
雛 【ひな】① young bird, chick ② doll ③ green, wet behind the ears, juvenile
成り立つ 【なりたつ】① to consist of ② to be practical (logical, feasible, viable), to be concluded, to hold true
清濁 【せいだく】① good and evil, purity and impurity ② voiced and unvoiced consonants
設ける 【もうける】to create, to establish
雪崩 【なだれ】avalanche
先行 【せんこう】preceding, going first, leading, going ahead, taking priority
促す 【うながす】to urge, to press, to prompt, to suggest, to demand, to stimulate, to quicken, to incite, to invite (attention to)
体力 【たいりょく】physical strength
知性 【ちせい】intelligence
昼飯 【ひるめし】lunch, midday meal
直面 【ちょくめん】① confrontation ② to face, to confront, to encounter
適性 【てきせい】aptitude
天災 【てんさい】natural calamity, disaster
転換 【てんかん】convert, divert
登校 【とうこう】attendance (at school), going to school
投げ出す 【なげだす】to throw down, to abandon, to sacrifice, to throw out
逃亡 【とうぼう】escape, flight, running away, elopement, fleeing
同士 【どうし】fellow, mutual, companion, comrade, bonding
独自 【どくじ】original, peculiar, characteristic, proprietary
内緒 【ないしょ】① secrecy, confidentiality, privacy, secret ② one's circumstances (esp. fiscal) ③ inner realization, personal enlightenment ④ kitchen
爆弾 【ばくだん】bomb
品種 【ひんしゅ】① kind (of goods), brand ② (taxonomical) form ③ breed, cultivar
侮辱 【ぶじょく】insult, contempt, slight
復興 【ふっこう】revival, renaissance, reconstruction
分担 【ぶんたん】apportionment, allotment, share
分裂 【ぶんれつ】split, division, break up
紛らわしい 【まぎらわしい】confusing, misleading, equivocal, ambiguous
保つ 【たもつ】to keep, to preserve, to hold, to retain, to maintain, to support, to sustain, to last, to endure, to keep well (food), to wear well, to be durable
保管 【ほかん】charge, custody, safekeeping, deposit, storage
奉仕 【ほうし】attendance, service, ministry, church work
放り込む 【ほうりこむ】to throw into
方策 【ほうさく】plan, policy
暴力 【ぼうりょく】violence, mayhem
本質 【ほんしつ】essence, true nature, substance, reality
名誉 【めいよ】honor, honour, credit, prestige
滅亡 【めつぼう】downfall, ruin, collapse, destruction
目論見 【もくろみ】plan, scheme, project, program, programme, intention, goal
矢 【や】arrow
役職 【やくしょく】post, managerial position, official position
養成 【ようせい】training, development
惑星 【わくせい】planet
脅かす 【おびやかす】① to intimidate, to scare ② to jeopardize, to endanger, to imperil
合併 【がっぺい】combination, union, amalgamation, consolidation, merger, coalition, fusion, annexation, affiliation, incorporation
人目 【ひとめ】public gaze, public notice
文書 【ぶんしょ】document, writing, letter, paperwork, note, records, archives
埋まる 【うまる】to be buried, to be surrounded, to overflow, to be filled
生かす 【いかす】① to make (the best) use of, to leverage (skills, attributes, experience, etc.), to capitalise on (experience, etc) ② to let live, to keep alive ③ to revive, to resuscitate
威力 【いりょく】power, might, authority, influence
産む 【うむ】to give birth, to deliver, to produce
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
粉々 【こなごな】in very small pieces
心 【しん】① heart, mind ② spirit, vitality, inner strength ③ Chinese "Heart" constellation (one of the 28 mansions)
建前 【たてまえ】① face, official stance, public position or attitude (as opposed to private thoughts) ② ceremony for the erection of the framework of a house ③ tea ceremony procedures, tea ceremony etiquette
滅びる 【ほろびる】to be ruined, to go under, to perish, to be destroyed
世 【よ】world, society, age, generation
汚れ 【よごれ】dirt, filth
嘘つき 【うそつき】liar (sometimes said with not much seriousness), fibber
あえてdare (to do something), venture (often overcoming reluctance, or in the face of probable failure), take upon oneself, challenge, presume, (there is no) need to, (don't) go as far as, definitely (not)
腫れる 【はれる】to swell (from inflammation), to become swollen
さほどnot so, not particularly, not very, not that much
辻褄 【つじつま】coherence, consistency
ありのままthe truth, fact, as it is, frankly
さぞI am sure, certainly, no doubt
くぐる① to drive, to pass through, to pass under ② to evade, to hide ③ to survive
ガタガタrattle, clatter
ぎりぎり① at the last moment, just barely ② grinding sound
それらthose over there
イブeve (esp. Christmas Eve), the night before
イン① in ② inn
タッチ① touch ② being involved in
ハウス① house ② plastic greenhouse ③ house music
プリントhandout, flyer
リスト① list ② wrist
外れ 【はずれ】① end, verge, extremity, tip, outskirts ② miss, failure
気さく 【きさく】frank, sociable, good humored, good humoured, candid, openhearted, ready, willing
生後 【せいご】post-natal, since birth
大まか 【おおまか】① rough (e.g. sketch, approximation), broad ② generous, openhanded
男女 【だんじょ】man and woman, men and women
北西 【ほくせい】northwest
行い 【おこない】deed, act, action, conduct, behavior, behaviour, asceticism
生々しい 【なまなましい】lively, green, fresh, raw
長生き 【ながいき】longevity, long life
見とれる 【みとれる】to be fascinated (by), to watch something in fascination, to be charmed
かむto blow (one's nose)
高 【たか】quantity, amount, volume, number, amount of money
下 【もと】under (esp. influence or guidance)
そうねOh well
ひょっとしたらpossibly, by some possibility, perhaps
① also, too, words of similar weight ② about (emphasizing an upper limit), as much as, even ③ more, further, other, again
なり① or, whether or not ② (after dictionary form verb) as soon as, right after ③ (after past tense verb) while still, with previous state still in effect
っぽい-ish, -like
かまくらmid-January festival in northern Japan, with snow huts in which children play house
やあ① Yo! (greeting) ② Wow! (expression of surprise)
すっぽり① entirely, completely ② cleanly, snugly
おば(used with suffix -san or -sama) endearing term for unrelated older woman, (with suffix -san) term used by a child to address unrelated adult female
一手 【いって】move (in game), method, single-handed, monopoly
下手くそ 【へたくそ】① extreme clumsiness, severe lack of skill at a task ② You're hopeless!, Give it up!
間近 【まぢか】proximity, nearness, soon, nearby
言動 【げんどう】speech and conduct
作り出す 【つくりだす】① to manufacture, to produce, to raise (crops) ② to invent, to dream up
自体 【じたい】itself
重心 【じゅうしん】① centre of gravity (center) ② centroid, barycenter ③ (one's) balance
正教 【せいきょう】orthodoxy, (Greek) orthodox church
早まる 【はやまる】to be hasty, to be rash
茶 【ちゃ】① tea ② tea plant (Camellia sinensis) ③ tea preparation, making tea ④ brown
動じる 【どうじる】to be perturbed, to be agitated
肉 【しし】① flesh ② meat ③ the physical body (as opposed to the spirit) ④ thickness ⑤ ink pad
服用 【ふくよう】taking medicine, dosing
北の方 【きたのかた】① northward, facing the north ② nobleman's true wife
ひと言 【ひとこと】single word
入口 【いりぐち】entrance, entry, gate, approach, mouth
明く 【あく】① to be open (e.g. neckline, etc.) ② to have been opened (of one's eyes, mouth, etc.) ③ to come to an end ④ to open (one's eyes, mouth, etc.)
重み 【おもみ】importance, weight, dignity, emphasis
大目 【おおめ】large eyes, magnanimity
待たす 【またす】to keep (a person) waiting
度目 【どめ】(after a number N) the Nth time
道 【どう】① road ② way ③ Buddhist teachings ④ Taoism ⑤ modern administrative region of Japan (Hokkaido) ⑥ historical administrative region of Japan (Tokaido, Tosando, etc.) ⑦ province (Tang-era administrative region of China) ⑧ province (modern administrative region of Korea)
一命 【いちめい】(a) life, (a) command
快楽 【かいらく】pleasure
苦しみ 【くるしみ】pain, anguish, distress, suffering, hardship
元通り 【もとどおり】as before, as ever
後ろ向き 【うしろむき】back facing, turning one's back to, pessimistic
仕組む 【しくむ】to devise, to arrange, to plan, to plot
思い当たる 【おもいあたる】to come to mind, to recall, to think of
指数 【しすう】index, index number, exponent (e.g. in floating-point representation), characteristic
指名 【しめい】name, nominate, designate
事例 【じれい】example, precedent
自活 【じかつ】self-support
取り残す 【とりのこす】to leave behind
人一倍 【ひといちばい】more than others, redoubled, unusual
想定 【そうてい】hypothesis, supposition, assumption
短時間 【たんじかん】short time
断じて 【だんじて】absolutely, positively, decidedly
まかせる① to entrust (e.g. a task) to another, to leave to ② to passively leave to someone else's facilities ③ to leave to take its natural course ④ to continue (something) in a natural fashion (without particular aim) ⑤ to rely fully on one's (full strength, great ability, long time taken) to get something done
農園 【のうえん】plantation
不安定 【ふあんてい】instability, insecurity, crankiness
平行 【へいこう】(going) side by side, concurrent, abreast, at the same time, occurring together, parallel, parallelism
命運 【めいうん】fate, doom
明朝 【みょうちょう】tomorrow morning
立ち直る 【たちなおる】① to regain one's footing, to get back on one's feet ② to recover, (of the market) to improve
人数 【にんずう】the number of people
面 【つら】① face (often derog. or vulg.), mug ② surface
悲しみ 【かなしみ】sadness, sorrow, grief
仕向ける 【しむける】to induce, to tempt, to treat, to act toward, to handle (men), to send, to forward to
手当て 【てあて】① allowance, compensation ② treatment, medical care
取り組み 【とりくみ】① bout (in sports, etc.), match ② effort, initiative, dealing with, grappling with, wrestling with
反逆 【はんぎゃく】treason, treachery, mutiny, rebellion, insurrection
表れ 【あらわれ】embodiment, manifestation, materialization, materialisation, expression, indication
根っこ 【ねっこ】root, stub, stump
その物 【そのもの】the very thing, itself
日直 【にっちょく】day duty, day shift
数少ない 【かずすくない】few in number
こく① to let loose (e.g. a fart) ② to utter (e.g. a lie)
ぶつ① stock, products ② stolen goods, loot, spoils
それどころかon the contrary
圧政 【あっせい】① despotic administration, tyrannical rule ② power politics, political pressure
圧倒的 【あっとうてき】overwhelming
ちなみにby the way, in this connection, incidentally, in passing
かなう① to come true (wish) ② to be suited ③ to match (implies competition), to rival, to bear (e.g. I can't bear the heat)
居残る 【いのこる】to stay behind, to remain, to work overtime
掘り出す 【ほりだす】to dig out, to pick up
形容 【けいよう】form, figure, qualification, description, modifying, figure of speech
見失う 【みうしなう】to lose sight of, to miss
言い寄る 【いいよる】to court, to woo, to approach defiantly
呼び水 【よびみず】pump-priming, rousing, stimulation
最低限 【さいていげん】minimum
際限 【さいげん】limits, end, bounds
財力 【ざいりょく】assets
察し 【さっし】consideration, guess, conjecture, judgment, judgement
自由自在 【じゆうじざい】free, unrestricted, (with) complete mastery, completely in control
集約 【しゅうやく】① intensive ② collect(ed), summarize(d), summarise(d)
初心者 【しょしんしゃ】beginner
消極 【しょうきょく】negative, conservative
信念 【しんねん】belief, faith, conviction
吹き飛ばす 【ふきとばす】① to blow away, to blow off, to blow up ② to dispel, to drive away ③ to talk big
数値 【すうち】① numerical value, numerics ② reading (on a meter, etc.)
性急 【せいきゅう】impatience, a quick temper
生き延びる 【いきのびる】to survive, to live long
積極 【せっきょく】positive, progressive
先制 【せんせい】preempt, head-start (of several runs) (baseball)
占有 【せんゆう】exclusive possession, occupation, monopolization
洗練 【せんれん】polish, refinement
担任 【たんにん】① in charge (of something) ② homeroom teacher
仲良く 【なかよく】making friends with, getting along well with, on cordial terms
直接的 【ちょくせつてき】direct
痛む 【いたむ】to hurt, to feel a pain, to be injured
痛める 【いためる】to hurt, to injure, to cause pain, to worry, to bother, to afflict, to be grieved over
突きつける 【つきつける】to thrust before, to thrust at
非公開 【ひこうかい】private
不可解 【ふかかい】mystery, baffling, inexplicable, incomprehensible
不可能 【ふかのう】impossible
変形 【へんけい】transformation, variation, metamorphosis, modification, deformation, variety, deformity, monster
放課後 【ほうかご】after school
すり減らす 【すりへらす】to wear away, to rub down, to abrade
民主 【みんしゅ】① democracy, popular sovereignty ② democratic
幼なじみ 【おさななじみ】childhood friend, friend from infancy, old playmate
欲求 【よっきゅう】desire
令 【れい】command, order, dictation
連れ戻す 【つれもどす】to bring back
強固 【きょうこ】firmness, stability, security, strength
使い捨て 【つかいすて】throwaway, disposable
引き続き 【ひきつづき】continuing for a long time, in succession, without a break
人並み 【ひとなみ】being average (capacity, looks, standard of living), ordinary
目覚ましい 【めざましい】brilliant, splendid, striking, remarkable
寝ぼける 【ねぼける】to be half asleep, to be still only half awake
見過ごす 【みすごす】to let go by, to let pass, to overlook, to miss
可笑しな 【おかしな】ridiculous, odd
薄氷 【はくひょう】thin ice, danger
補習 【ほしゅう】supplementary lessons
辛抱強い 【しんぼうづよい】patient, persevering
総員 【そういん】the entire strength, all hands, all the members
均し 【ならし】average, leveling, levelling
所存 【しょぞん】opinion, intention, thought
職責 【しょくせき】one's duty, responsibilities pertaining to one's work
町議会 【ちょうぎかい】town council
置き手紙 【おきてがみ】letter left behind by someone who has departed, farewell letter
目覚め 【めざめ】waking
愛し合う 【あいしあう】to love one another
すり減る 【すりへる】to be worn down, to be reduced
更なる 【さらなる】even more, still more, further
そもそもin the first place, to begin with, from the start, originally, ab initio
囲炉裏 【いろり】sunken hearth, sunken fireplace
異例 【いれい】exception, illness, singular, exceptional, unprecedented
一貫 【いっかん】① consistency, coherence, integration ② one kan (8.333 lbs)
隠し事 【かくしごと】secret
渦巻く 【うずまく】to whirl, to eddy, to swirl, to curl (smoke)
恩人 【おんじん】benefactor, patron
仮称 【かしょう】temporary name
壊滅 【かいめつ】destruction, annihilation, devastation, catastrophe
核兵器 【かくへいき】nuclear weapons
滑り落ちる 【すべりおちる】to slip off
機微 【きび】① subtleties, niceties, delicate signs, inner workings ② subtle, sensitive
帰還 【きかん】① repatriation, return ② (electrical) feedback
駆る 【かる】to drive (car), to spur on, to impel
激怒 【げきど】rage, indignation, exasperation
激動 【げきどう】terrible shock, agitation, upheaval
源泉 【げんせん】source
胡散臭い 【うさんくさい】suspicious looking, shady
併せる 【あわせる】① to match (rhythm, speed, etc.) ② to join together, to unite, to combine, to add up ③ to face, to be opposite (someone) ④ to compare, to check with ⑤ to cause to meet (e.g. an unpleasant fate) ⑥ to place together, to connect, to overlap ⑦ to mix, to combine ⑧ to put blade to blade, to fight
削り取る 【けずりとる】to shave off, to scrape off
傘下 【さんか】affiliated with, under jurisdiction of, under the umbrella
残虐 【ざんぎゃく】cruelty, brutality
司書 【ししょ】librarian
至極 【しごく】very, extremely, exceedingly
執務 【しつむ】performance of one's official duties
射る 【いる】to shoot
取り柄 【とりえ】worth, redeeming feature, merit, gain, profit
修復 【しゅうふく】repair, mending
松 【まつ】① pine tree ② highest (of a three-tier ranking system)
嘱望 【しょくぼう】(having great) expectation, pinning one's hopes on
振り分ける 【ふりわける】① to divide in two, to divide in half ② to apportion, to divide among, to portion out, to allot, to assign
尽力 【じんりょく】efforts, assistance
生殖 【せいしょく】reproduction
戦艦 【せんかん】battleship
扇 【おうぎ】folding fan
染色 【せんしょく】staining, stain, dyeing
潜在 【せんざい】potentiality, dormancy, latency
繊細 【せんさい】delicate, dainty, fine, slim, sensitive, subtle
騒ぎ立てる 【さわぎたてる】to make a fuss (outcry, uproar)
損傷 【そんしょう】damage, injury
打ち砕く 【うちくだく】to smash, to crush
胆力 【たんりょく】courage, nerve, grit
致死 【ちし】lethal, fatal
逐一 【ちくいち】one by one, in detail, minutely
忠誠 【ちゅうせい】loyalty, sincerity
丁 【ちょう】① counter for sheets, pages, leaves, etc. ② counter for blocks of tofu, counter for servings in a restaurant ③ counter for long and narrow things such as guns, scissors, spades, hoes, inksticks, palanquins, candles, jinrikishas, shamisen, oars, etc. ④ even number ⑤ 109.09 m
聴取 【ちょうしゅ】listening, hearing, audition, radio reception
徹底的 【てっていてき】thorough, complete
踏み抜く 【ふみぬく】to tread (a nail) into the sole of one's foot, to tread through (the floor)
いかなるany kind of (with neg. verb)
拍車 【はくしゃ】(riding) spur
発祥 【はっしょう】origin, appearance of auspicious omen
端 【たん】① variable measure of fabric (28.8 cm in width), for kimonos: at least 10 m in length, for haori: at least 7.27 m in length, for other clothes: at least 6.06 m in length ② 300 tsubo (991.74 meters square, 0.24506 acres) ③ six ken (10.91 m)
評議 【ひょうぎ】conference, discussion
複製 【ふくせい】reproduction, duplication, reprinting
併用 【へいよう】using together (jointly), used at the same time
ひとえにearnestly, humbly, solely
暴虐 【ぼうぎゃく】tyranny, outrage, atrocity, cruel
抹消 【まっしょう】erasure, delete (e.g. DEL character)
末端 【まったん】end, tip, extremities, terminal
様態 【ようたい】form, situation, condition
分泌 【ぶんぴつ】secretion
妄想 【もうそう】wild idea, delusion
揚げ句 【あげく】in the end, finally, after all, at last
過酷 【かこく】rigour, rigor, severity, cruelty, harsh
かわいそうpoor, pitiable, pathetic, pitiful
従順 【じゅうじゅん】obedient, gentle, meek, submissive, docile
反覆 【はんぷく】repetition, iteration, recursion, recurrence, recapitulation
錠 【じょう】① lock, padlock ② tablet, lozenge, pill
賜物 【たまもの】gift, boon, result, fruit
しばしfor a short while, for a brief period
おらfirst person pronoun (usually male)
隠蔽 【いんぺい】concealment, suppression, hiding
鏖 【みなごろし】massacre, annihilation, wholesale slaughter
狐 【きつね】① fox (esp. the red fox, Vulpes vulpes) ② fox (i.e. a sly person) ③ soba or udon topped with deep-fried tofu ④ light brown
所詮 【しょせん】after all
洞窟 【どうくつ】cave
復讐 【ふくしゅう】revenge
要塞 【ようさい】fort, stronghold, fortification
已む無く 【やむなく】reluctance, unwillingness, unavoidably, out of necessity
拉致 【らち】taking captive, carrying away, kidnapping, kidnaping, abduction
朦朧 【もうろう】dim, hazy, vague, indistinct, ambiguous, faint, obscure
猜疑 【さいぎ】suspicion, jealousy
竦む 【すくむ】to cower, to be cramped
罠 【わな】① snare, trap (for catching wild game, etc.) ② trap (i.e. ruse, subterfuge, etc.)
そりsleigh, sled, sledge
酩酊 【めいてい】drunkenness, intoxication
韲える 【あえる】to dress vegetables (salad)
臆測 【おくそく】guess, speculation, supposition
賭け 【かけ】betting, gambling, a gamble
捉える 【とらえる】① to seize, to capture, to arrest ② to grasp, to perceive, to treat (as)
塞ぎ込む 【ふさぎこむ】to mope, to brood, to be in low spirits, to have the blues
いささかa little, a bit, somewhat
吹き溜まり 【ふきだまり】① drift of snow or leaves ② hangout for drifters
鐶 【たまき】bracer (for the elbow of an archer)