Last modified on 17 December 2014, at 04:02

加減

ChineseEdit

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PronunciationEdit


NounEdit

加減

  1. addition and subtraction
  2. adjustment

JapaneseEdit

Kanji in this term

Grade: 4
げん
Grade: 5
on'yomi

NounEdit

加減 (hiragana かげん, romaji kagen)

  1. addition and subtraction
  2. adjustment, moderation
  3. degree, amount (of seasoning, heating, etc.)
    さじ加減 (かげん) ()らない。
    saji kagen o shiranai.
    They do not know the right number of spoonfuls.
  4. physical condition, how one is feeling

CompoundsEdit

SuffixEdit

加減 (hiragana かげん, romaji -kagen)

  1. the degree of
  2. to that degree
  3. just right
     (はい)加減 (かげん) ()
    hairi-kagen no yu
    bathwater that's just right to enter

VerbEdit

加減 + する (hiragana かげんする, romaji kagen suru)

  1. adjust, make an allowance

ConjugationEdit

ReferencesEdit

  • 2002, Ineko Kondō; Fumi Takano; Mary E Althaus; et. al., Shogakukan Progressive Japanese-English Dictionary, Third Edition, Tokyo: Shōgakkan, ISBN 4095102535.