Japanese Dictionary

Words

104 words found
  • Reading and JLPT level
    穴, 孔 JLPT 3
    Kana Reading
    あな
    Word Senses
    • Parts of speech
      noun (common) (futsuumeishi), noun, used as a suffix
      Meaning
      hole
      Example sentence
      兵士避難した The soldier took shelter in the foxhole.
    • Parts of speech
      Meaning
      deficit; shortage; missing person (in a team, meeting, etc.)
      Example sentence
      富んでいるもの入るよりは、らくだ通るもっと易しい It is easier for a camel to pass through the eye of a needle than for a rich man to enter the kingdom of God.
    • Parts of speech
      Meaning
      vacancy; opening
      Example sentence
      彼女風船空けた。 She pricked the balloon.
    • Parts of speech
      Meaning
      flaw
      Example sentence
      彼女着物空けた。 She tore a hole in her dress.
    • Parts of speech
      Meaning
      profitable place (or item, etc.) not well known by others
      Example sentence
      彼女はそのからのぞいた。 She looked out through the hole.
    • Parts of speech
      Meaning
      upset victory (with a large payoff)
      Example sentence
      彼ら掘っている They are boring a hole.
    • Parts of speech
      Meaning
      pit (of a theater)
      Example sentence
      彼らあけて石油掘り当てようした They intended to drill for oil.
    • Parts of speech
      Meaning
      hiding place
      Example sentence
      ふさいだ He filled up the hole in the wall.
    • Parts of speech
      Meaning
      underbelly (of society, etc.)
      Example sentence
      掘った He dug a hole in the garden.
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  • Reading and JLPT level
    穴埋め, 穴うめ
    Kana Reading
    あなうめ
    Word Senses
    • Parts of speech
      noun (common) (futsuumeishi), noun or participle which takes the aux. verb suru
      Meaning
      filling in gaps; filling in blanks (in a form, etc.)
      Example sentence
      その貿易上の赤字穴埋め懸命である The country is trying hard to make up for her trade deficit.
    • Parts of speech
      Meaning
      covering up a deficit; making up for something (e.g. one's mistake)
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  • Reading and JLPT level
    穴, 尻
    Kana Reading
    けつ
    Word Senses
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Kanji

48 kanji found


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