吝嗇

JapaneseEdit

Kanji in this term
Hyōgaiji Hyōgaiji
on'yomi

Adjectival nounEdit

吝嗇 (-na inflection, hiragana りんしょく, romaji rinshoku)

  1. stingy

InflectionEdit

NounEdit

吝嗇 (hiragana りんしょく, romaji rinshoku)

  1. miserliness, stinginess
  2. miser

KoreanEdit

Hanja in this word

NounEdit

吝嗇 (insaek) (hangeul 인색)

  1. Hanja form? of 인색, “miserliness, stinginess”.

MandarinEdit

simpl. 吝啬
trad.

PronunciationEdit

Mandarin (Standard Chinese, Beijing)
Pinyin lìnsè
Zhuyin ㄌㄧㄣˋ ㄙㄜˋ
IPA (key) /lin⁵¹⁻⁵³ sɤ⁵¹/

AdjectiveEdit

吝嗇 (traditional, Pinyin lìnsè, simplified 吝啬)

  1. stingy; miserly

SynonymsEdit

Last modified on 8 April 2014, at 09:43