Definition of 適

  • suitable
  • occasional
  • rare
  • qualified
  • capable


On'Yomi (音読み) Kun'yomi (訓読み)
  • テキ
  • かな

Popular Words With This Kanji

適用, てきよう

applying (e.g. a technology), adoption

適時, てきじ

timely, opportune

適切, てきせつ

pertinent, appropriate, adequate, relevance

適正, てきせい

reasonable, suitable

適当, てきとう

suitable, proper, appropriate, adequate, fit, noncommittal, vague, equivocal, unserious, irresponsible

叶う, 適う, 敵う, かなう

to come true (wish), to be suited, to match (implies competition), to rival, to bear (e.g. I can't bear the heat)

偶々, 偶偶, 偶, 適, たまたま

casually, unexpectedly, accidentally, by chance

適応, てきおう

adaptation, accommodation, conformity

快適, かいてき

pleasant, agreeable, comfortable

的確, 適確, てきかく, てっかく

precise, accurate

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