得体

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Chinese[edit]

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Pronunciation[edit]


Adjective[edit]

得体

  1. (of language or behaviour) appropriate or fitting for a particular occasion or position

Japanese[edit]

Kanji in this term

Grade: 4
たい
Grade: 2
yutōyomi

Noun[edit]

得体 (hiragana えたい, romaji etai)

  1. nature

Usage notes[edit]

This term is often used in the expression 得体の知れない, "of an unknown nature," more naturally translated as "mysterious," "nondescript," or "strange."