Japanese Dictionary

Reading and JLPT level
見付ける, 見つける, 見附ける, 見附る JLPT 4
Kana Reading
みつける, みっける
mitsukeru, mikkeru
Word Senses
  • Parts of speech
    Ichidan verb, transitive verb
    to discover; to find (e.g. an error in a book); to come across; to detect; to spot
    Example sentence
    今年いくつか怪しいグッズ見つけたのでそれらまとめて紹介しよう This year again I found a number of dodgy goods so I'll introduce them all here.
  • Parts of speech
    to locate; to find (e.g. something missing); to find fault
    Example sentence
    早く原因見つけてスランプ治して谷崎主任期待こたえないと。 I've got to find the cause quickly, get out of this slump and live up to Mr. Tanizaki's expectations.
  • Parts of speech
    to be used to seeing; to be familiar with
    Example sentence
    すっごくいいもの見つけたよ! I've found something amazing!

Examples of 見付ける, 見つける, 見附ける, 見附る, みつける, みっける in a sentence

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Kanji in this word


8 strokes

affixed, attach, refer to, append


Kun'Yomi: つ.ける, つ.く

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5 strokes

adhere, attach, refer to, append

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7 strokes

see, hopes, chances, idea, opinion, look at, visible

On'Yomi: ケン

Kun'Yomi: み.る, み.える, み.せる

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