Japanese Dictionary

Reading and JLPT level
上手 JLPT 5
Kana Reading
じょうず, じょうて, じょうしゅ
jōzu, jōte, jōshu
Word Senses
  • Parts of speech
    adjectival nouns or quasi-adjectives (keiyodoshi), noun (common) (futsuumeishi)
    skill; skillful; dexterity
    Example sentence
    ピアノ上手に弾く He plays the piano very well.
  • Parts of speech
    noun (common) (futsuumeishi)
    Example sentence
    こんなに上手に英語手紙書けるのにどうして話せないの? Why is it you can write a letter in English this well, but can't speak in it?

Examples of 上手, じょうず, じょうて, じょうしゅ in a sentence

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