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On-yomi
セツ
setsu
サイ
sai
Kun-yomi
き.る
ki.ru
-き.る
-ki.ru
き.り
ki.ri
-き.り
-ki.ri
-ぎ.り
-gi.ri
き.れる
ki.reru
-き.れる
-ki.reru
き.れ
ki.re
-き.れ
-ki.re
-ぎ.れ
-gi.re
Nanori
きつ
kitsu
きり
kiri
ぎり
giri
Meaning cut, cutoff, be sharp

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Definition
切る きる
kiru
  1. suffix Godan-ru verb transitive verb to cut, to cut through, to perform (surgery)
  2. to sever (connections, ties)
  3. to turn off (i.e. the light)
  4. to terminate (i.e. a conversation), to hang up (the phone), to disconnect
  5. to punch (a ticket), to tear off (a stub)
  6. to open (something sealed)
  7. to start
  8. to set (a limit), to do (something) in less or within a certain time, to issue (stamps, vouchers, etc.)
  9. to reduce, to decrease, to discount
  10. to shake off (water, etc.), to let drip-dry, to let drain
  11. to cross, to traverse
  12. to criticize sharply
  13. to act decisively, to do (something noticeable), to go first, to make (certain facial expressions, in kabuki)
  14. to turn (a vehicle)
  15. to curl (a ball), to bend, to cut
  16. to shuffle (cards)
  17. to dismiss, to sack, to let go, to expulse, to excommunicate
  18. to dig (a groove), to cut (a stencil, on a mimeograph)
  19. to trump
  20. (in Go) to isolate (an opponent's stone)
  21. to start a fire (with wood-wood friction or by striking a metal against stone)
  22. to draw (a shape) in the air (with a sword, etc.)
  23. suffix Godan-ru verb (after the -masu stem of a verb) to finish, to complete
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JLPT N5ADD +
切手 きって
kitte
noun stamp (postage), merchandise certificate
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切符 きっぷ
kippu
noun ticket
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大切 たいせつ
taisetsu
na-adjective noun important, valuable, worthy of care
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出切る できる
dekiru
Godan-ru verb transitive verb to be out of, to have no more at hand
親切 しんせつ
shinsetsu
na-adjective noun kindness, gentleness
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切り きり
kiri
  1. noun end, finish, stop
  2. bounds, limits
  3. delivery date (of a futures contract)
  4. finale (of a noh song), end of an act (in joruri or kabuki), final performance of the day (in vaudeville)
  5. suffix counter counter for slices (esp. thick slices), counter for cuts (e.g. fish, meat)
  6. particle usually kana only, just
  7. usually kana since
  8. usually kana remaining (in a particular state)
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JLPT N1JLPT N3ADD +
切れ きれ
kire
  1. noun piece, slice, strip, scrap
  2. cloth
  3. sharpness
  4. counter counter for scraps, pieces, etc.
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適切 てきせつ
tekisetsu
na-adjective noun pertinent, appropriate, adequate, relevance
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切れる きれる
kireru
  1. Ichidan verb intransitive verb to break, to snap, to be cut, to split, to crack
  2. to be injured
  3. to wear out, to be worn out
  4. to break, to burst, to collapse
  5. to wear off, to stop working, to go dead
  6. to expire (time limit, etc.), to run out, to become due
  7. to run out (of stock, etc.), to be exhausted, to be used up, to be sold out, to be out of
  8. to be broken off (e.g. of a relationship), to break up, to have severed ties, to be cut off, to be disconnected
  9. to cut well, to be sharp
  10. to be sharp-minded, to be keen, to be shrewd, to be quick-witted, to be able
  11. to be short of, to drop under (a certain figure), to beat (e.g. a record time)
  12. to dry off
  13. to curve, to veer
  14. to shuffle (cards)
  15. colloquialism to get angry, to snap, to blow one's top, to lose one's temper, to flip
  16. suffix Ichidan verb to be able to do completely
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横切る よこぎる
yokogiru
Godan-ru verb transitive verb to cross (e.g. road), to traverse
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裏切る うらぎる
uragiru
Godan-ru verb transitive verb to betray, to turn traitor to, to double-cross
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切掛 きっかけ
kikkake
noun usually kana chance, start, cue, excuse, motive, impetus, occasion
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踏切 ふみきり
fumikiri
  1. noun railway crossing, railroad crossing, train crossing, level crossing
  2. starting line, scratch
  3. determination
  4. sumo term stepping over the edge of the ring
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区切る くぎる
kugiru
  1. Godan-ru verb transitive verb to demarcate, to delimit, to divide (an area), to mark off, to cut off
  2. to punctuate, to put an end to (e.g. a sentence), to insert pauses or breaks (e.g. when reading aloud)
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張り切る はりきる
harikiru
Godan-ru verb to be in high spirits, to be full of vigor (vigour), to be enthusiastic, to be eager, to stretch to breaking point
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売り切れ うりきれ
urikire
no-adjective noun sold-out
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締め切り しめきり
shimekiri
  1. noun deadline, closing, cut-off, end
  2. cofferdam
  3. no-adjective noun closed (door, window, etc.)
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締め切る しめきる
shimekiru
Godan-ru verb transitive verb to close up, to shut up (e.g. behind doors), to cut off (e.g. because a deadline has expired)
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思い切り おもいきり
omoikiri
adverb noun with all one's strength, with all one's heart, resignation, resolution
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売り切れる うりきれる
urikireru
Ichidan verb intransitive verb to be sold out
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一切 いっさい
issai
  1. noun no-adjective noun (suffix) all, everything, the whole, lock, stock, and barrel
  2. adverbial noun absolutely not (with negative), without exception, entirely not
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切開 せっかい
sekkai
noun auxillary suru verb incision, operation, section
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切実 せつじつ
setsujitsu
na-adjective noun compelling, serious, severe, acute, earnest, sincere, pressing, urgent, keen, fervent, poignant
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痛切 つうせつ
tsuusetsu
na-adjective noun keen, acute
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区切り くぎり
kugiri
  1. noun punctuation, pause, juncture
  2. end, (place to) stop
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仕切る しきる
shikiru
  1. Godan-ru verb transitive verb to partition, to divide, to mark off, to itemize
  2. to direct, to take control, to manage, to take responsibility
  3. to settle accounts
  4. to toe the mark
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切れ目 きれめ
kireme
noun break, pause, gap, end, rift, interruption, cut, section, notch, incision, end (of a task)
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小切手 こぎって
kogitte
noun cheque, check
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切ない せつない
setsunai
  1. adjective painful, heartrending, trying
  2. oppressive, suffocating, miserable
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押し切る おしきる
oshikiru
  1. Godan-ru verb transitive verb to face down the opposition, to overcome resistance, to have one's own way
  2. to press and cut
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噛み切る かみきる
kamikiru
Godan-ru verb transitive verb to bite off, to gnaw through
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持ち切り もちきり
mochikiri
noun hot topic, talk of the town
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打ち切る うちきる
uchikiru
Godan-ru verb transitive verb to stop, to abort, to discontinue, to close
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切り替え きりかえ
kirikae
noun exchange, conversion, replacement, switching (to), switchover
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途切れる とぎれる
togireru
Ichidan verb intransitive verb to pause, to be interrupted
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切断 せつだん
setsudan
noun auxillary suru verb cutting, severance, section, amputation, disconnection
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締切 しめきり
shimekiri
  1. noun deadline, closing, cut-off, end
  2. cofferdam
  3. no-adjective noun closed (door, window, etc.)
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千切る ちぎる
chigiru
  1. Godan-ru verb transitive verb usually kana to tear to pieces, to tear to shreds, to tear up
  2. usually kana to pick (e.g. fruit), to pluck, to tear off
  3. suffix Godan-ru verb usually kana to do ... heavily, to do ... heartily, to do ... vigorously
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値切る ねぎる
negiru
Godan-ru verb transitive verb to drive a bargain, to beat down the price, to haggle
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息切れ いきぎれ
ikigire
  1. noun auxillary suru verb shortness of breath, panting, puffing
  2. running out of steam (e.g. economy), losing momentum
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品切れ しなぎれ
shinagire
noun out of stock
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貸切り かしきり
kashikiri
noun no-adjective reserving, chartering, engaging, reservation
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締切り しめきり
shimekiri
  1. noun deadline, closing, cut-off, end
  2. cofferdam
  3. no-adjective noun closed (door, window, etc.)
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踏切り ふみきり
fumikiri
  1. noun railway crossing, railroad crossing, train crossing, level crossing
  2. starting line, scratch
  3. determination
  4. sumo term stepping over the edge of the ring
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爪切り つめきり
tsumekiri
noun nail clippers
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指切り ゆびきり
yubikiri
noun auxillary suru verb linking little fingers to confirm a promise
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不親切 ふしんせつ
fushinsetsu
na-adjective noun unkindness, unfriendliness
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割り切る わりきる
warikiru
  1. Godan-ru verb transitive verb to find a clear solution, to come to a clean decision, to give a clear explanation
  2. to divide
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踏み切る ふみきる
fumikiru
Godan-ru verb transitive verb to make a bold start, to take a plunge, to take off
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