See also: 适切

ChineseEdit

to fit; to suit close to; to cut; to slice
trad. (適切)
simp. (适切)

PronunciationEdit


AdjectiveEdit

適切

  1. appropriate

AdverbEdit

適切

  1. quite opportunely

JapaneseEdit

Kanji in this term
てき
Grade: 5
せつ
Grade: 2
on’yomi

EtymologyEdit

From (てき) (teki, suitable, fit, proper) + (せつ) (setsu, in close contact).

Adjectival nounEdit

(てき)(せつ) (tekisetsu-na (adnominal (てき)(せつ) (tekisetsu na), adverbial (てき)(せつ) (tekisetsu ni))

  1. appropriate, adequate, proper

InflectionEdit

NounEdit

(てき)(せつ) (tekisetsu

  1. appropriacy, adequacy, propriety

Derived termsEdit