Kanji details for

 
Common kanji
Uses 3 strokes
Taught in grade 6

Search words that:
- start with 寸
- end with 寸
- contain 寸
measurement, tenth of a shaku, a little, small
ON:
  • スン
    sun
Nanori:
  • su
  • みき
    miki
Written with 3 strokes
Taught in grade 6
Radicals:
Example words(showing 1-10 of 92 results)

adverb
1.
a little, a bit, slightly(usually kana)
2.
just a minute, for a moment, briefly(usually kana)
3.
somewhat, rather, fairly, pretty, quite(usually kana)
4.
(not) easily, (not) readily(usually kana)(before a verb in negative form)
interjection
5.
hey!, come on, excuse me(usually kana)
Other readings:
ちょっと《鳥渡》[1]
ちょと《一寸》[1]
ちょと《鳥渡》[1]
チョット
ちょいと
チョッと
Notes:
  1. ateji (phonetic) reading

noun
1.
measurement, size, extent, dimension
2.
plan, intention, arrangement, schedule

noun, noun (suffix)
1.
just before, on the verge of, on the brink of
2.
just in front of, just ahead of

noun, auxillary suru verb
cutting to pieces, tearing to pieces

noun
match (to light fire with)(usually kana)
Notes:
  1. ateji (phonetic) reading

noun
moment's leisure, free minute

noun
1.
one sun (approx. 3.03 cm)
See also:
noun, adverbial noun
2.
little bit (of time, distance, etc.)

noun
1.
sun (approx. 3.03 cm)
2.
length, measurement
3.
shortness, tininess

noun, no-adjective
actual size, full size
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Example sentences(showing 1-20 of 454 results)

Hold on, please

Just a moment, please

I'm going out for a while

Come here

Let me see it

Let's take a rest for a while

I'm feeling sort of tired

Wouldn't you like to get some fresh air

Let me think for a minute

Please help me with this

Come over and help out

Let's drop in for a drink

Hold your horses, young man

Why don't you stop by for a little while

きみ
Hey, you

Let's take a short break

I think I'm just tired

Let's stop and take a rest

Excuse me. May I get through

Let's take a rest