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On-yomi
カン
kan
Kun-yomi
あま.い
ama.i
あま.える
ama.eru
あま.やかす
ama.yakasu
うま.い
uma.i
Nanori
かも
kamo
Meaning sweet, coax, pamper, be content, sugary

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甘やかす あまやかす
amayakasu
Godan-su verb transitive verb to pamper, to spoil
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甘口 あまくち
amakuchi
  1. na-adjective noun no-adjective sweet flavour, sweet flavor, mildness
  2. flattery
  3. stupidity
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甘える あまえる
amaeru
  1. Ichidan verb intransitive verb to behave like a spoiled child, to behave like a spoilt child, to fawn on
  2. to take advantage of, to presume upon (e.g. another's benevolence), to depend on
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甘い あまい
amai
  1. adjective usually kana sweet-tasting, sweet, sugary, sugared
  2. fragrant (smelling), sweet (music)
  3. lightly salted, light in salt, not spicy
  4. naive, overly optimistic, soft on, generous, indulgent, easy-going, lenient
  5. half-hearted, not finished properly
  6. insufficient, not satisfactory, inadequate, loose
  7. mild
  8. tempting, enticing, luring
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甘味 あまみ
amami
  1. noun sweetness, sugary taste
  2. sweets, dessert, cake
  3. charm, appeal
  4. taste, flavour, flavor
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甘味 かんみ
kanmi
  1. noun sweetness, sugary taste
  2. sweets, dessert, cake
  3. charm, appeal
  4. taste, flavour, flavor
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甘味 うまみ
umami
  1. noun sweetness, sugary taste
  2. sweets, dessert, cake
  3. charm, appeal
  4. taste, flavour, flavor
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甘み あまみ
amami
  1. noun sweetness, sugary taste
  2. sweets, dessert, cake
  3. charm, appeal
  4. taste, flavour, flavor
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甘い うまい
umai
  1. adjective skillful, clever, expert, wise, successful
  2. delicious, appetizing, appetising
  3. fortunate, splendid, promising
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甘え あまえ
amae
noun lack of self-reliance, depending on others
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甘み かんみ
kanmi
  1. noun sweetness, sugary taste
  2. sweets, dessert, cake
  3. charm, appeal
  4. taste, flavour, flavor
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甘み うまみ
umami
  1. noun sweetness, sugary taste
  2. sweets, dessert, cake
  3. charm, appeal
  4. taste, flavour, flavor
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甘酢 あまず
amazu
noun sweet vinegar
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甘美 かんび
kanbi
na-adjective noun sweet (e.g. fruit, melody, dream), luscious
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甘露 かんろ
kanro
na-adjective noun nectar, sweetness
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甘言 かんげん
kangen
noun no-adjective cajolery
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甘受 かんじゅ
kanju
noun auxillary suru verb submission to, putting up with
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甘辛 あまから
amakara
noun no-adjective sweetness and saltiness, salted and sweetened taste
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甘味料 かんみりょう
kanmiryou
noun sweetener (sugar, honey, saccharin, maltose, etc.), sweetening agent, sweetening
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甘んじる あまんじる
amanjiru
Ichidan verb intransitive verb to content oneself with, to be resigned to (one's fate), to be contented (satisfied) with (one's lot)
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甘えん坊 あまえんぼう
amaenbou
na-adjective noun pampered or spoiled child (spoilt)
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甘薯 さつまいも
satsumaimo
noun usually kana sweet potato (Ipomoea batatas)
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甘藷 さつまいも
satsumaimo
noun usually kana sweet potato (Ipomoea batatas)
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甘橘類 かんきつるい
kankitsurui
noun citrus fruits
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甘子 あまご
amago
noun usually kana land-locked variety of red-spotted masu trout (Oncorhynchus masou ishikawae), amago
甘い小説 あまいしょうせつ
amaishousetsu
noun sentimental novel
甘えっ子 あまえっこ
amaekko
noun spoilt child
甘く見る あまくみる
amakumiru
Ichidan verb to not take seriously, to take lightly
甘ったるい あまったるい
amattarui
  1. adjective sentimental, mushy
  2. sugary, saccharine, sickly-sweet
甘たるい あまたるい
amatarui
  1. adjective sentimental, mushy
  2. sugary, saccharine, sickly-sweet
甘栗 あまぐり
amaguri
noun food term broiled sweet chestnuts
甘言は偶人を喜ばす かんげんはぐうじんをよろこばす
kangenhaguujinwoyorokobasu
Expression idiomatic expression sweet words only please a fool (prov), flattery works on puppets and fools
甘酒 あまざけ
amazake
noun food term sweet half sake, sweet drink made from fermented rice
甘草 かんぞう
kanzou
noun liquorice, licorice
甘党 あまとう
amatou
noun (someone with a) sweet tooth, person fond of sweets, person who doesn't like alcohol, preferring sweets
甘心 かんしん
kanshin
noun auxillary suru verb satisfaction
甘えび あまえび
amaebi
noun usually kana northern shrimp (Pandalus borealis), sweet shrimp, northern pink prawn, red shrimp, Maine shrimp
甘海老 あまえび
amaebi
noun usually kana northern shrimp (Pandalus borealis), sweet shrimp, northern pink prawn, red shrimp, Maine shrimp
人工甘味料 じんこうかんみりょう
jinkoukanmiryou
noun artificial sweetener
甘干し あまぼし
amaboshi
noun persimmon cured in the sun
甘皮 あまかわ
amakawa
  1. noun epidermis, cuticle, scarfskin
  2. endocarp
甘苦 かんく
kanku
noun sweetness and bitterness, joys and sorrows
甘食 あましょく
amashoku
noun sweet bun
甘茶蔓 あまちゃづる
amachazuru
noun usually kana jiaogulan (species of herbaceous vine; Gynostemma pentaphyllum)
甘海苔 あまのり
amanori
noun laver
甘納豆 あまなっとう
amanattou
noun sugared red beans
甘酸っぱい あまずっぱい
amazuppai
adjective sweet and sour, bittersweet
甘ずっぱい あまずっぱい
amazuppai
adjective sweet and sour, bittersweet
甘塩 あまじお
amajio
noun no-adjective slightly salted
甘酸 かんさん
kansan
noun sweetness and bitterness, joys and sorrows
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