Kanji details for

Common kanji
Uses 7 strokes
Taught in grade 5

Search words that:
- start with 序
- end with 序
- contain 序
preface, beginning, order, precedence, occasion, chance, incidentally
KUN:
  • つい.で
    tsui.de
  • ついで
    tsuide
ON:
  • ジョ
    jo
Nanori:
  • つぐ
    tsugu
Written with 7 strokes
Taught in grade 5
Radicals:
广
Example words(showing 1-10 of 109 results)

noun
1.
opportunity, occasion, chance(usually kana)
2.
order, sequence(archaism)(orig. meaning)
3.
successor(archaism)
Other readings:
ついで《序》

noun
order, sequence, procedure

noun
order, discipline, regularity, system, method

noun
the opening(s) (e.g. in a game of go or chess)

noun
rank, ranking order, hierarchy

noun, no-adjective
seniority by length of service(yojijukugo)

na-adjective, noun
disorder, chaos, confusion

adverb
incidentally, taking the opportunity, while (you) are at it, on the occasion(usually kana)
Other readings:
ついでに《序に》

noun, no-adjective
preface, foreword, introduction
Other readings:
叙文【じょぶん】

noun
overture, prelude
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Example sentences(showing 1-20 of 33 results)

Please drop by when you go out for shopping sometimes

Our teacher showed us different kinds of flowers and told us in passing that those flowers came from her garden

Can you buy one for me as well

While you are about it, please make some coffee for me

まち
ちつじょ
秩序
まも
守る
むず
難しい
It's difficult to keep order in this town

While you are about it, please make a cup of coffee for me, too

けんりょ
権力
にく
憎む
ほう
ちつじょ
秩序
ひつよう
必要
みと
認める
While we hate force, we recognize the need for law and order

Would you mind making an extra cup of coffee whenever you decide to have some

He wrote a fine preface to the play

We must keep law and order

けいさつ
警察
ちつじょ
秩序
The police keep order

First of all, you should talk it over with your parents

けいさつ
警察
ほう
ちつじょ
秩序
維持
せきにん
責任を持つ
The police are responsible for the maintenance of law and order

ほん
日本
きゅうりょう
給料
だいたい
大体
ねんこうじょれつ
年功序列
In Japan wages are usually in proportion to seniority

すうじゅ
数十
ねん
ないせん
内戦
あと
ちつじょ
秩序
かいふく
回復
After decades of civil war, order was restored

えいこくじん
英国人
ほう
ちつじょ
秩序
おお
大いに
そんちょ
尊重
The British have a lot of respect for law and order

しゃかい
社会
さき
ただ
正す
ひと
じゅんじ
順序
ぎゃ
Some say society should be corrected first, but that is to put the cart before the horse

Nobody could remember the sequence of events

How does the preface run

いまどき
今時
ねんこうじょれつ
年功序列
わか
若い
やつ
はんぱつ
反発
If you try to defend the seniority-based corporate escalator these days all you'll get is flak from younger employees