一衣帯水

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Japanese[edit]

Kanji in this term
いち
Grade: 1

Grade: 4
たい
Grade: 4
すい
Grade: 1
on'yomi

Noun[edit]

一衣帯水 (hiragana いちいたいすい, romaji ichiitaisui)

  1. a narrow body of water
  2. (idiomatic) a closeness of being separate by only a narrow body of water