Kanji details for

 
Common kanji
Uses 11 strokes
Taught in grade 5

Search words that:
- start with 略
- end with 略
- contain 略
abbreviation, omission, outline, shorten, capture, plunder
KUN:
  • ほぼ
    hobo
  • はぶ.く
    habu.ku
  • おか.す
    oka.su
  • おさ.める
    osa.meru
  • はかりごと
    hakarigoto
  • はか.る
    haka.ru
ON:
  • リャク
    ryaku
Written with 11 strokes
Taught in grade 5
Radicals:
Example words(showing 1-10 of 177 results)

adverb
almost, roughly, approximately(usually kana)
Other readings:
ほぼ《粗》

noun, auxillary suru verb
omission, abbreviation, abridgment, abridgement

Godan-su verb, transitive verb
1.
to abbreviate, to omit
See also:略する
2.
to take, to capture

noun, auxillary suru verb
aggression, invasion, raid
Other readings:
侵掠【しんりゃく】

noun, auxillary suru verb
pillage, plunder, looting, robbery
Other readings:
掠奪【りゃくだつ】

noun
abbreviation, acronym

noun (temporal)
outline, summary, gist, in brief

noun, no-adjective
strategy, tactics

noun, auxillary suru verb
abbreviation

no-adjective, na-adjective, noun
informal, simplified
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Example sentences(showing 1-20 of 105 results)

I'm about ready to go

That job is pretty much finished

I am all but ready

You work as hard as he did at your age

かれ
ちちおや
父親
おな
同じ
しんちょ
身長
He is now almost as tall as his father

しょうせ
小説
まん
The novel has sold almost 20000 copies

わた
かのじょ
彼女
おな
同じ
しんちょ
身長
She and I are about the same height

We are all but ready for the cold winter

かれ
ちち
おな
同じ
しんちょ
身長
He is now almost as tall as his father is

This part of the report may be left out

かれ
彼ら
くに
しんりゃ
侵略
They invaded the country

Our patience is in much the same condition as yesterday

われわれ
我々
がいこう
外交
せんりゃ
戦略
むじゅん
矛盾
Our diplomacy and strategy ran in clear contradiction to each other

かれ
彼の
はな
しんそう
真相
His description approximated to the truth

This tree is about as high as that one

かれ
わた
私の
とし
He is about my age

げんざい
現在
こう
飛行機
ついらく
墜落
しゅうか
週間
けん
わりあい
割合
じゅうだ
重大
事故
そう
輸送
よう
The current rate is about one airplane crash every two weeks, measuring all serious accidents to all types of transport jets

ほん
日本
おお
大きな
しま
、3、000
いじょう
以上
ちい
小さな
しま
めんせき
面積
おな
同じ
Japan consists of four major islands and over 3,000 small islands, and is about equal to California in area

I'm pretty sure he came late on purpose

かれ
彼ら
おな
同じ
ねんれい
年齢
They are about the same age