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炒る
いる to parch; to fry; to fire; to broil; to roast; to boil down (in oil)

Godan verb with ru ending, Transitive verb
炒り付ける
いりつける to parch; to roast; to broil; to scorch

Ichidan verb, Transitive verb
ほうき broom

Noun, Suru verb, Usually written using kana alone
叩き
はたき (feather) duster
叩き込み
はたきこみ slap down (sumo)
硴/牡蠣
かき oyster
かき kaki; Japanese persimmon (Diospyros kaki)
かき fence
キンカン/金橘/金柑
kumquat; cumquat
胡桃 (くるみ)
Walnut
ありがち
Common
ポロリ
Fall
しつこい
1: insistent; obstinate; persistent; tenacious;
2: too rich (taste, etc.); fatty; heavy; greasy
支度
したく
Preparation
好み
taste, preference, このみ --- 彼の好みに聞いた方がいい。
淡い
あわい、subtle, faint, pale, light=not strong
トルコ
Turkey (country)
ニラ
Chinese chive; garlic chive (Allium tuberosum) Chinese: 韭菜
のびる
wild rocambole (edible plant, Allium grayi)
タレ
sauce
縫い包み
ぬいぐるみ stuffed toy; plush toy; plush toys; soft toy; cuddly toy
くき stalk, stem
たね
1: seed; pip; kind; variety; quality; tone;
2: material; matter; subject; theme; (news) copy; leaven (bread);
3: cause; source; trick; secret; inside story

しゅ
1: kind; variety;
2: (biological) species;
3: (Abbreviation) (logical) species
種子
しゅし seed; pit
果実
かじつ fruit; nut; berry
花托
かたく torus (of a flower); receptacle
種類
しゅるい
1: variety; kind; type; category;
2: (Counter) counter for different sorts of things
闇い
くらい
1: (Usually written using kana alone) dark; gloomy;
2: dark (in colour); dull;
3: depressed; dispirited;
4: sorrowful; bitter (as in a dark past);
5: unclear; unfamiliar; unknown
遠慮
えんりょ diffidence; restraint; reserve; discretion; tact; thoughtfulness
惹かれる
ひかれる to be charmed by; to be attracted (to)
酒盗
しゅとう dish of pickled skipjack tuna entrails sometimes mixed with sake, honey, mirin and onions (specialty of Kochi Prefecture)
飽き
あき weariness; tiresomeness
飽きる
あきる to get tired of; to lose interest in; to have enough
乱れる
みだれる
1. To be disordered; to be disarranged; to be disarrayed; to be disheveled; to be dishevelled.
2. To be discomposed; to be upset; to get confused; to be disturbed.
3. To lapse into chaos (due to war, etc.).
石鹸
せっけん soap
女々しい
めめしい Effeminate
(of a man) having or showing characteristics regarded as typical of a woman; unmanly.
邦楽
ほうがく Japanese music (esp. traditional japanese music)
洋楽
ようがく Western music; european music.
生まれ変わり
うまれかわり Rebirth; reincarnation.
しわ wrinkle; crease. ripple
素顔
すがお
1. Face with no make-up; unpainted face.
2. Honesty; frankness.
(ひも) - 1. String; cord.
2. Man who is financially dependent on a woman (such as a gigolo or, in the case of a prostitute, a pimp); pimp.
乾瓢
(かんぴょう) - Strips of dried gourd.
神籤
(みくじ, mikuji) - Fortune slip (usu. bought at a shrine).
It literally means God lot. Lot as in, lottery, drawing lots.
翌日
(よくじつ, yokujitsu) - Next day
拘り
(こだわり, kodawari)
1. Obsession; fixation; hangup; determination; fastidiousness; pickiness about (trait, style, etc.).Usually written using kana alone
2. Complaining; criticizing.
仕草
(しぐさ, shigusa) - Action; acting; gesture; bearing; treatment; behavior; behaviour.
句読点
(くとうてん, kutouten) - Punctuation mark; punctuation marks
読点
(とうてん, touten) - Comma
句点
(くてん, kuten) - Period; full stop.
言い損なう
(いいそこなう, iisokonau) - To say by mistake; to make a slip of the tongue.
好調
(こうちょう, kouchyou) - Favourable; favorable; promising; satisfactory; in good shape.
故郷に錦を飾る
(こきょうににしきをかざる, kokyou ni nishiki o kazaru) - To come home in triumph; to return to one's hometown in glory.
無断
(むだん, mudan) - Without permission; without notice.
掲載
(けいさい, keisai) - Noun 1. Publication (e.g. article in paper); appearance; insertion.
Suru verb 2. To insert (e.g. an article); to run (e.g. in a newspaper); to carry (e.g. an article); to post (e.g. on the web).
逮捕
(たいほ , taiho) - Arrest; apprehension; capture.
容疑者
(ようぎしゃ, yougisha) - Suspect (person)
警察
(けいさつ, keisatsu) - Police
被害者
(ひがいしゃ, higaisha) - victim; injured party; sufferer
作者
(さくしゃ, sakusha) - author; authoress; writer; composer; artist.
耐える
(たえる, taeru) - To bear; to stand; to endure; to put up with.
幼なじみ
(おさななじみ, osananajimi) - Childhood friend; friend from infancy; old playmate
援護射撃
(えんごしゃげき engojyakeki) - 1. (providing) covering fire. 2. Supporting (backing up) someone (in a debate or argument)
総力
(そうりょく, souryoku)
1. Total energy; all efforts.
立場
(たちば, tachiba)
1. Standpoint; position; situation.
人柄
(ひとがら, hitogara)
1. Personality; character; personal appearance; gentility.
話題性
(わだいせい, wadaisei)
1. Newsworthiness; news hook; topicality; popularity (of a topic, issue, etc.).
緊急
(きんきゅう, kinkyuu)
1. Urgent; pressing; emergency.
開催
(かいさい, kaisai)
1. Holding a meeting; open an exhibition.
兎に角
(とにかく, tonikaku)
1. Anyhow; at any rate; anyway; somehow or other; generally speaking; in any case; at least.
賑わう
(にぎわう, nigiwau)
1. To be crowded with people; to be bustling with.
2. To prosper; to flourish; to do thriving business.
名門
(めいもん, meimon)
1. Noted family; noble family.
2. Prestigious school, organization, business, etc..
業界
(ぎょうかい, gyoukai)
1. Business world; business circles; (the) industry.
銃士
(じゅうし, jyuushi)
1. Musketeer.
(とりこ, toriko)
1. Captive; prisoner.
2. Victim (of love, etc.); slave (to one's lust, etc.).
耳栓
(みみせん, mimisen)
1. Earplug (for protection against noise or water).
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