ことばkotobaけとばketobaobs.ことばkotoba

noun:

  • language; dialect 言語
  • word; words; phrase; term; expression; remark 単語
  • speech; (manner of) speaking
  • learning to speak; language acquisition

言葉kotobano一面ha伝達dentatsuしようとするshiyoutosuru意志ishiであるdearutokareha言うiu "One aspect of language is an intent to communicate," he says.

言葉kotobaga出てdeteこなかったkonakatta Words failed me.

こういったkouitta言葉kotoba使いzukaihakareno人格jinkakuni合わないawanai Such language doesn't harmonize with his character.

Kanji definition:

ゲンGENゴンGONi.uことkoto

say; word

Strokes:
7
Radical:
言訁 speech
SKIP:
2-1-6
UTF:
8a00
JIS208:
24-32
Nanori:
ときtoki
Hangul:
언 [eon]
Pinyin:
yán
Stroke order:
Example words:
言ういうiu
to say; to utter; to declare; / to name; to call; / to go (e.g. "the alarm went ping"); to make a noise
発言はつげんhatsugen
statement; remark; observation; utterance; speech; proposal
宣言せんげんsengen
declaration; proclamation; announcement
言葉ことばkotoba
language; dialect; / word; words; phrase; term; expression; remark; / speech; (manner of) speaking; / learning to speak; language acquisition
証言しょうげんshougen
testimony; (verbal) evidence

ヨウYOUha

leaf; plane; lobe; needle; blade; spear; counter for flat things; fragment; piece

Strokes:
12
Radical:
艹艸䒑 grass
SKIP:
2-3-8
UTF:
8449
JIS208:
45-53
Nanori:
yowa
Hangul:
엽 [yeob]섭 [seob]
Pinyin:
xié / yè / shè
Stroke order:
Example words:
言葉ことばkotoba
language; dialect; / word; words; phrase; term; expression; remark; / speech; (manner of) speaking; / learning to speak; language acquisition
ha
leaf; blade (of grass); (pine) needle
青葉あおばaoba
fresh leaves
話し言葉はなしことばhanashikotoba
spoken language; colloquial expression
枯れ葉かれはkareha
dead leaf; dry leaves

Partial results:

oldじてんjitenことばてんkotobatenことばてんkotobaten

noun:

  • dictionary; lexicon

watashihaいつもitsumo辞典jitenwosatsu手元temotoni置いていますoiteimasu I always keep three dictionaries at hand.

ことばづかいkotobazukai使 Inflection

noun / ~する noun:

  • speech; expression; wording; language

言葉遣いkotobazukaiにはnihaいつもitsumo気をつけるkiwotsukeruべきbekiですdesu You should always be careful in your speech.

ことばずくなkotobazukunaことばすくなkotobasukunaことばずけなkotobazukenaobs. Inflection

adjectival noun:

  • laconic; of few words; reticent; quiet
ことばぜめkotobazeme Inflection

noun / ~する noun:

  • verbal abuse
ことばじりをとらえるkotobajiriwotoraeru Inflection

expression / ichidan verb:

  • to cavil at a person's words; to use somebody's words to trip him up
ことばつきkotobatsuki

noun:

  • speech; expression; wording; language
ことばにあらわせないkotobaniarawasenai Inflection

adjective:

  • ineffable; inexpressible
ことばをかけるkotobawokakeru Inflection

expression / ichidan verb:

  • to speak to; to give a (something) talk to; to speak words of (something)
ことばじりkotobajiri

noun:

  • word ending
  • slip of the tongue
ことばはみのあやkotobahaminoaya

expression:

  • words betray one's character - proverb
ことばのかべkotobanokabe

noun:

  • language barrier
ことばをもじるkotobawomojiru Inflection

expression / godan ~る verb:

  • to make a pun on a word
ことばがきkotobagaki

noun:

  • foreword to a collection of poems; preface; explanatory notes; captions
ことばをつぐkotobawotsugu Inflection

expression / godan ~ぐ verb:

  • to continue (to say)
ことばじちkotobajichi

noun:

  • a promise or pledge
ことばをにごすkotobawonigosu Inflection

expression / godan ~す verb:

  • to be vague; to speak ambigously; to be evasive; to not commit oneself - idiom
ことばあそびkotobaasobi

noun:

  • word game; wordplay; playing with words
ことばをまじえるkotobawomajieru Inflection

expression / ichidan verb:

  • to exchange words
ことばたくみkotobatakumiことばだくみkotobadakumiことばたくみkotobatakumi

noun / ~の noun:

  • skillful words; deceitful words; glibness
ことばにつまるkotobanitsumaru Inflection

expression / godan ~る verb:

  • to be at a loss for words
ことばのあやkotobanoaya

noun:

  • figure of speech

このkonohonha言葉のあやkotobanoayani富んだtondahonda This book is full of figures of speech.

ことばをうしなうkotobawoushinau Inflection

expression / godan ~う verb:

  • to become speechless; to be at a loss for words - idiom
ことばをかわすkotobawokawasu Inflection

expression / godan ~す verb:

ことばがりkotobagari

noun:

  • word-hunting; search for and censorship of politically incorrect words
ことばかずkotobakazu

noun:

  • number of words
  • vocality

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