Kanji details for

 
Common kanji
Uses 8 strokes
Taught in grade 3

Search words that:
- start with 味
- end with 味
- contain 味
flavor, taste
KUN:
  • あじ
    aji
  • あじ.わう
    aji.wau
ON:
  • mi
Written with 8 strokes
Taught in grade 3
Radicals:
Example words(showing 1-10 of 413 results)

noun, auxillary suru verb
meaning, significance, sense

adjective
1.
delicious, tasty, sweet(usually kana)
2.
attractive, appealing, convenient, favorable, desirable, profitable(usually kana)
Other readings:
オイシイ

adjective
1.
bad (taste), unpalatable, unsavoury, unsavory, awful, terrible, unpleasant(usually kana)
2.
poor, unskillful, unskilful, bungling, clumsy(usually kana)
See also:拙い
3.
ugly, unattractive, homely, plain(usually kana)
4.
awkward, problematic, troublesome, unfavorable, unfavourable, unwise(usually kana)
See also:気不味い
Other readings:
マズイ
マズい

noun
1.
flavor, flavour, taste
2.
charm, appeal, uniqueness, attractiveness
3.
experience, taste (e.g. of victory)
na-adjective
4.
smart, clever, witty, strange
See also:味な

noun
interest (in something), curiosity (about something), zest (for)

noun
1.
hobby, pastime
2.
tastes, preference, liking

noun
1.
miso, fermented condiment usu. made from soybeans(food term)
2.
innards (from crabs, shrimps, etc.) resembling miso
3.
key (main) point, good part (of something)
4.
weakling, weak person(derogatory)
expression
5.
try(usually kana, slang, humerous)(imperative; after the -te form of a verb; pun on 見ろ)
See also:見る

noun
1.
sensation, feeling
2.
tendency, propensity(only relevant for きみ)
Other readings:
気味【きび】

noun, no-adjective
1.
friend, ally, supporter
See also: (antonym)
noun, auxillary suru verb
2.
taking sides with, supporting, standing by, backing up
Other readings:
身方【みかた】[1]
御方【みかた】[1]
Notes:
  1. ateji (phonetic) reading

adjective
1.
skillful, skilful, clever, expert, wise, successful(usually kana)(esp. 上手い,巧い)
2.
delicious, appetizing, appetising, tasty(usually kana)(esp. 旨い,美味い,甘い)
3.
fortunate, splendid, promising(usually kana)(esp. 旨い)
All readings:
うまい《上手い》
うまい《美味い》
うまい《旨い》
うまい《巧い》
うまい《甘い》
うまい《美い》
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Example sentences(showing 1-20 of 1072 results)

Hunger is the best sauce

I was very glad that she took my side

I can't understand this sign's meaning

Oh, no! We're running out of gas

Making a choice always means making a sacrifice, giving up one thing for another

The meaning dawned upon me at last

Any dish will do if it is delicious

わた
私の
しゅ
趣味
きみ
君の
おお
大いに
ちが
違う
My tastes differ greatly from yours

This bread is very delicious

Tell me the meaning of life

I can make nothing of it

This cake is very delicious

わた
私の
しゅ
趣味
きみ
君の
しゅ
趣味
ちが
違う
My taste is quite different from yours

I finally penetrated the meaning of the riddle

Give me something nice to drink

His speech was very poor

よわ
弱い
ほう
かた
味方
I side with a weaker party

ほん
たび
度に
あた
新しい
意味
はっけん
発見
I found a new meaning whenever I read the book

I can't seize the meaning

There are many words with meanings I don't know