予約

JapaneseEdit

Kanji in this term

Grade: 3
やく
Grade: 4
on'yomi

NounEdit

予約 (hiragana よやく, romaji yoyaku)

  1. reservation, booking
  2. appointment; an arrangement for a meeting
  3. subscription

VerbEdit

予約 + する (hiragana よやくする, romaji yoyaku suru)

  1. reserve
  2. make an appointment
  3. subscribe

ConjugationEdit

Usage notesEdit

In the sense “appointment”, 予約 is primarily used to mean “the arrangement, scheduling”; for an appointed meeting itself, 約束 is used instead.

See alsoEdit

Last modified on 8 December 2013, at 03:35