Japanese edit

For pronunciation and definitions of きれ – see the following entry.
[noun] sharpness, cutting quality
[noun] cloth
[noun] piece, bit, strip, slice
[noun] (informal, of movement) sharpness and briskness
[counter] strips or slices
(This term, きれ, is the hiragana spelling of the above term.)
For a list of all kanji read as きれ, see Category:Japanese kanji read as きれ.)