適切

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See also: 适切

Chinese[edit]

to fit; to suit close to; to cut; to slice
trad. (適切)
simp. (适切)

Pronunciation[edit]


Adjective[edit]

適切

  1. appropriate

Adverb[edit]

適切

  1. quite opportunely

Japanese[edit]

Kanji in this term
てき
Grade: 5
せつ
Grade: 2
on’yomi

Etymology[edit]

From  (てき) (teki, suitable, fit, proper) +  (せつ) (setsu, in close contact).

Adjectival noun[edit]

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

  1. appropriate, adequate, proper

Inflection[edit]

Noun[edit]

適切 (hiragana てきせつ, rōmaji tekisetsu)

  1. appropriacy, adequacy, propriety

Compounds[edit]