4 strokes

cut, cutoff, be sharp



Common words

  • 大切たいせつ
    important, significant, serious, crucial, precious, valuable, dear, cherished, beloved, careful
  • 切っ掛けきっかけ
    chance, start, cue, excuse, motive, impetus, occasion
  • 適切てきせつ
    appropriate, suitable, fitting, apt, proper, right, pertinent, relevant
  • 一切いっさい
    all, everything, entirety, the whole, absolutely (not), (not) at all, (none) whatsoever, without exception
  • 思い切っておもいきって
    resolutely, boldly, decisively, daringly
  • 締め切りしめきり
    deadline, closing, cut-off, end, cofferdam, closed (door, window, etc.)
  • 切手きって
    stamp (postage), merchandise certificate
  • 皮切りかわきり
    beginning, start
  • 小切手こぎって
    cheque, check
  • 切符きっぷ
  • 切りきり
    end, finish, place to stop, bound, limit, end, delivery date (of a futures contract), finale (of a noh song), end of an act (in jōruri or kabuki), final performance of the day (in vaudeville), trump card, king (court card; in mekuri karuta and unsun karuta), counter for slices (esp. thick slices), counter for cuts (of fish, meat, etc.), only, just, (ever) since, after, continuously, remaining (in a particular state)
  • 切るきる
    to cut, to cut through, to perform (surgery), to sever (connections, ties), to turn off (e.g. the light), to terminate (e.g. a conversation), to hang up (the phone), to disconnect, to punch (a ticket), to tear off (a stub), to open (something sealed), to start, to set (a limit), to do (something) in less or within a certain time, to issue (cheques, vouchers, etc.), to reduce, to decrease, to discount, to shake off (water, etc.), to let drip-dry, to let drain, to cross, to traverse, to criticize sharply, to act decisively, to do (something noticeable), to go first, to make (certain facial expressions, in kabuki), to turn (vehicle, steering wheel, etc.), to curl (a ball), to bend, to cut, to shuffle (cards), to discard a tile, to dismiss, to sack, to let go, to expulse, to excommunicate, to dig (a groove), to cut (a stencil, on a mimeograph), to trump, to cut (the connection between two groups), to start a fire (with wood-wood friction or by striking a metal against stone), to draw (a shape) in the air (with a sword, etc.), to do completely
  • 切り替えきりかえ
    exchange, conversion, replacement, switching (to), switchover
  • 切実せつじつ
    earnest, sincere, acute, keen, fervent, pressing, urgent, serious, severe, pertinent, appropriate
  • 踏切ふみきり
    railway crossing, railroad crossing, train crossing, level crossing, starting line, scratch, determination, stepping over the edge of the ring
  • 親切しんせつ
    kind, gentle, considerate, generous, friendly, nice
  • 裏切るうらぎる
    to betray, to turn traitor to, to double-cross
  • 締め切るしめきる
    to close up, to shut up (e.g. behind doors), to cut off (e.g. because a deadline has expired), to close off (e.g. subscription list)
  • 切断せつだん
    cutting, severance, section, amputation, disconnection
  • 切り離すきりはなす
    to cut off (from), to separate, to detach, to sever, to uncouple