Last modified on 5 January 2015, at 06:17

吝嗇

ChineseEdit

stingy stingy
trad. (吝嗇)
simp. (吝啬)

PronunciationEdit


AdjectiveEdit

吝嗇

  1. stingy; miserly

SynonymsEdit


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”.