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かちかち, こちこち, カチカチ, コチコチ

  • kachikachi,kochikochi,kachikachi,kochikochi


adverb taking the `to' particle, adverb (fukushi)

  • ticktock


  • chinking (e.g. of a hammer against rock)
  • knocking


nouns which may take the genitive case particle `no', adjectival nouns or quasi-adjectives (keiyodoshi)

  • dry and hard
  • (frozen) stiff


  • hidebound
  • die-hard
  • stubborn
  • obstinate
  • bigoted


  • scared stiff
  • tense
  • nervous
  • frightened

Examples of かちかち,こちこち,カチカチ,コチコチ in a Sentence

The water in the basin has frozen solid.
He's just a diehard company man.
The only sound to be heard was the ticking of the clock.
What're you doing? "The household books. Our finances are pretty tight so we have to do things properly."
It's only when I can't sleep at night that the ticking of the clock becomes loud enough to bother me.

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