適切

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Japanese[edit]

Kanji in this term
Grade: 5 Grade: 2

Etymology[edit]

From (teki, "suitable," "fit," "proper") + (setsu, "in close contact")

Adjectival noun[edit]

適切 (-na inflection, hiragana てきせつ, romaji tekisetsu)

  1. appropriate, adequate, proper

Inflection[edit]

Noun[edit]

適切 (hiragana てきせつ, romaji tekisetsu)

  1. appropriacy, adequacy, propriety

Compounds[edit]

  • 不適切 (futekisetsu): unsuitable, inappropriate, improper
  • 適切な権限 (tekisetsu na kengen): (computing) appropriate privileges