てきとうtekitou Inflection

adjectival noun / noun:

  • suitable; proper; appropriate; adequate; fit
  • noncommittal; vague; equivocal; unserious; irresponsible

それsoreha食事shokujinosekino会話kaiwade持ち出すmochidasuのにnoni適当tekitouではないdehanai That is not a proper subject to bring up in conversation at the dinner table.

Kanji definition:

テキTEKIかなkana.u

suitable; occasional; rare; qualified; capable

Strokes:
14 or 13
Radical:
⻌辵辶 walk
SKIP:
3-2-11
UTF:
9069
JIS208:
37-12
Hangul:
적 [jeog]척 [cheog]
Pinyin:
shì / kuò
Stroke order:
Example words:
適用てきようtekiyou
applying (e.g. a technology); adoption
適切てきせつtekisetsu
pertinent; appropriate; adequate; relevance
適時てきじtekiji
timely; opportune
適当てきとうtekitou
suitable; proper; appropriate; adequate; fit; / noncommittal; vague; equivocal; unserious; irresponsible
適正てきせいtekisei
reasonable; suitable

トウTOUたるa.taruたりa.tariてるa.terua.teまさmasa.niまさにべしmasa.nibeshi

hit; right; appropriate; himself

Strokes:
6
Radical:
小⺌⺍ small
SKIP:
2-3-3
UTF:
5f53
JIS208:
37-86
Nanori:
たいtai
Hangul:
당 [dang]
Pinyin:
dāng / dàng
Stroke order:
Example words:
当初とうしょtousho
at first; at the beginning; initially; originally
当時とうじtouji
at that time; in those days
当局とうきょくtoukyoku
authorities; relevant authorities; authorities concerned; / this office
担当たんとうtantou
being in charge (of an area of responsibility); being responsible (for a work role, etc.)
本当ほんとうhontou
truth; reality; actuality; fact; / proper; right; correct; official; / genuine; authentic; natural; veritable

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