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English Reference for te (て)


  1. noun hand, arm
  2. colloquialism forepaw, foreleg
  3. handle
  4. hand, worker, help
  5. trouble, care, effort
  6. means, way, trick, move, technique, workmanship
  7. hand, handwriting
  8. kind, type, sort
  9. one's hands, one's possession
  10. ability to cope
  11. hand (of cards)
  12. direction
  13. noun noun (suffix) counter move (in go, shogi, etc.)
Example sentences
She put the picture back in his hand
I thrust my hand into my pocket
That's an old trick
He reached his hand out, and tried to pick the fruit, but couldn't
The hand of the magician was quicker than our eyes. Before we could say Jack Robinson, the cards he was holding between his fingers disappeared
Paul ran his hand through his hair
He held out his hand to me
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