Kanji details for

 
Common kanji
Uses 10 strokes
Taught in grade 5

Search words that:
- start with 益
- end with 益
- contain 益
benefit, gain, profit, advantage
KUN:
  • ま.す
    ma.su
ON:
  • エキ
    eki
  • ヤク
    yaku
Nanori:
  • まし
    mashi
  • ます
    masu
Written with 10 strokes
Taught in grade 5
Radicals:
Example words(showing 1-10 of 137 results)

noun, auxillary suru verb
1.
profit, gains
2.
benefit, advantage, interest (of the public, etc.)
3.
grace (of God, Buddha, etc.) (esp. as attained through rightful actions, prayer, adherence to one's faith, etc.), blessing, miracle(only relevant for りやく)
Other readings:
利益【りやく】

adverb
increasingly, more and more, decreasingly (when declining), less and less(usually kana)
Other readings:
ますます《増々》
ますます《益益》
ますます《増す増す》
ますます《増増》
ますます《益》

noun
earnings, proceeds, returns, revenue

na-adjective, noun
beneficial, profitable, useful, helpful, instructive

noun
current profits, ordinary profit, income before income taxes, ordinary income, operating income(seldom used by non-Japanese financial analysts)

noun, auxillary suru verb
decrease in profits

noun, auxillary suru verb
increased (profit)

noun
national interest

noun, no-adjective
public interest, public benefit, public good
See also:私益
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Example sentences(showing 1-20 of 243 results)

It is getting warmer and warmer

The higher we climb, the colder it becomes

The more I hear, the more interesting it becomes

The higher up we went, the colder it became

The sky grew darker and darker, and the wind blew harder and harder

When summer is over, the days grow shorter and shorter

Our world is getting smaller and smaller every year

The higher we climb, the colder it becomes

The more people have, the more they want

The more one has, the more one wants

The weather was getting worse and worse

The game got more and more exciting

かい
世界
きゅうそ
急速に
へん
変化
The world is changing more and more quickly

His hair got thinner and thinner

The weather was going from bad to worse

It is raining worse than ever

She is getting prettier and prettier

It is often said that the world is becoming smaller and smaller

It's getting warmer and warmer

The sky grew darker and darker