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ChineseEdit

not; no; (negative prefix) foot; to be sufficient
simp. and trad.
(不足)

PronunciationEdit


AdjectiveEdit

不足

  1. insufficient; inadequate

NounEdit

不足

  1. inadequacy; deficiency; dearth; shortage; want; lack

VerbEdit

不足

  1. (literary) not worth ... ; no need to ...

Derived termsEdit


JapaneseEdit

Kanji in this term

Grade: 4
そく
Grade: 1
on'yomi

Adjectival nounEdit

不足 ‎(-na inflection, hiragana ふそく, romaji fusoku)

  1. insufficient
  2. unsatisfactory

InflectionEdit

NounEdit

不足 ‎(hiragana ふそく, romaji fusoku)

  1. insufficiency, shortage, deficiency, lack
  2. dissatisfaction

AntonymsEdit

VerbEdit

不足する ‎(hiragana ふそくする, romaji fusoku suru)

  1. give out, run short

ConjugationEdit

ReferencesEdit

  • 2002, Ineko Kondō; Fumi Takano; Mary E Althaus; et. al., Shogakukan Progressive Japanese-English Dictionary, Third Edition, Tokyo: Shōgakukan, ISBN 4095102535.
  • 2002, Yasuo Kitahara, 明鏡国語辞典 (Meikyō Kokugo Jiten), First Edition (in Japanese), Tokyo: Taishūkan Shoten, ISBN 4469021067