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1

絶叫

ぜっきょう

scream, shriek, shout, exclamation

2

巡業

じゅんぎょう

provincial tour

3

乾燥

かんそう

dryness, aridity, insipidity, dehydration, desiccation

4

一環

いっかん

link (e.g. a part of a larger plan)

5

無惨

むざん

cruelty, atrocity, cold-bloodedness, tragedy, misery

6

陣営

じんえい

camp (group of same ideological beliefs), faction (of political party)、military camp, encampment, cantonment

7

交響曲

こうきょうきょく

symphony

8

趣意

しゅい

main meaning, opinion, idea, aim, motive, gist, meaning

9

兼務

けんむ

holding two posts concurrently

10

詳述

しょうじゅつ

detailed explanation

11

厳戒

げんかい

strict guard

12

押収

おうしゅう

seizure, confiscation

13

草稿

そうこう

notes, draft, draught, manuscript

14

起稿

きこう

drafting, draughting

15

為替

かわせ

exchange (e.g. foreign)

16

獲得

かくとく

acquisition, possession

17

偉大

いだい

greatness

18

仰せ

おおせ

statement, command, wishes (of a superior)

19

伺候

しこう

waiting upon (someone)

20

監修

かんしゅう

(editorial) supervision, general editorship、supervising director (of anime, TV series etc.)

21

惨め

みじめ

miserable, wretched, unhappy, sad, pitiable

22

盗掘

とうくつ

illegal digging, illegal mining, grave robbing, tomb robbing

23

舟遊び

ふなあそび

boating, sailing

24

一介

いっかい

mere, only a ...

25

誇示

こじ

ostentation, display

26

稲刈り

いねかり

rice reaping, rice harvesting

27

煮物

にもの

food cooked by boiling or stewing

28

逆襲

ぎゃくしゅう

counterattack

29

依拠

いきょ

dependence

30

吹雪

ふぶき

snow storm, blizzard

31

床柱

とこばしら

alcove post

32

打撃

だげき

blow, shock, strike, damage、batting (baseball)

35

布陣

ふじん

battle formation, lineup

36

茶菓子

ちゃがし

tea cakes

37

詳報

しょうほう

full report, particulars

38

末恐ろしい

すえおそろしい

ominous, likely to grow worse

39

繰り返す

くりかえす

to repeat, to do something over again

41

無為

むい

idleness, inactivity

42

更衣室

こういしつ

locker room, changing room, dressing room

43

相違

そうい

difference, discrepancy, variation

44

刈る

かる

to cut (hair), to mow (grass), to harvest, to clip, to shear, to reap, to trim, to prune

45

攻勢

こうせい

offensive (movement), aggression

46

波及

はきゅう

spread, extension, influence, aftereffect, ripple

48

執筆

しっぴつ

writing (e.g. as a profession)

49

舟運

しゅううん

transportation by water (i.e. by ship)

50

介助

かいじょ

help, assistance, aid

51

温床

おんしょう

hotbed, breeding ground

54

仰ぐ

おおぐ

to look up (at), to look up (to), to respect, to revere, to ask for, to seek, to turn to someone, to depend on

55

詳解

しょうかい

detailed explanation

56

帰依

きえ

devotion, (religious) conversion

57

殖産

しょくさん

production increase, enhancement of one's fortune

58

陣痛

じんつう

labour pains, labor pains, birth pains, contractions

59

占拠

せんきょ

occupation (e.g. of territory), exclusive possession

60

脂肪

しぼう

fat, grease, blubber

61

おもむき

meaning, tenor, gist

62

誇大

こだい

exaggeration, hyperbole

63

一握

いちあく

handful

64

称呼

しょうこ

appellation, designation

65

空襲

くうしゅう

air-raid

66

偉ぶる

えらぶる

to put on airs, to swagger, to act self-importantly

67

近況

きんきょう

recent state, present state, present condition, current status, current circumstances

68

獣肉

じゅうにく

animal flesh

70

戯曲

ぎきょく

play, drama

71

円陣

えんじん

forming a circle, circular formation (orig. in battle), huddle, ring

72

薬剤

やくざい

medicine, drug

75

背丈

せたけ

stature, height

76

ステップ 14

ー ー ー

77

奥義

おうぎ

secrets, mysteries, esoterica, hidden purpose

78

芋掘り

いもほり

digging for sweet potatoes (esp. as an outing)

80

称号

しょうごう

title, name, degree

81

誇張

こちょう

emphase, exagération

82

激震

げきしん

severe earthquake

84

恐怖

きょうふ

fear, dread, dismay, terror, horror, scare, panic

85

吹鳴

すいめい

blowing (a whistle)

86

悲惨

ひさん

disastrous, tragic, miserable, wretched, pitiful, woeful

87

反抗

はんこう

opposition, resistance, insubordination, defiance, hostility, rebellio

88

作為

さくい

artificiality、act, commission (of a crime)

89

奥底

おくそこ

depths, bottom (of one's heart)

90

恵与

けいよ

presentation, giving, bestowing

92

沼地

ぬまち

marshland, wetland, swampland

95

戒告

かいこく

admonition, warning, caution

96

称賛

しょうさん

praise, admiration, commendation, approbation

97

乾季

かんき

dry season

98

興趣

きょうしゅ

interest (in something)

99

儀典

ぎてん

ceremony, rite, ritual, service

101

御中

おんちゅう

and Company, Messrs, for the attention of ...

102

巨万

きょまん

huge fortune, millions

103

依存

いそん

dependence, dependent, reliance

104

双肩

そうけん

shoulders

105

堅苦しい

かたくるしい

formal, strict, ceremonious, stiff

108

尽かす

つかす

to use completely, to use up, to exhaust

109

襲来

しゅうらい

invasion, raid, attack, visitation (of a calamity)

110

偉力

いりょく

power, might, authority, influence

111

刺客

しかく

assassin、to assassinate

112

迎撃

げいげき

intercept, interception, counter attack

113

掘削

くっさく

digging out, excavation

114

臨終

りんじゅう

deathbed, dying hour, one's death

115

維持

いじ

maintenance, preservation, improvement

117

出陣

しゅつじん

departure for the front

119

惨事

さんじ

disaster, horrible accident

120

包含

ほうがん

to include, to comprise, to contain, to implicate

121

芝生

しばふ

lawn

122

軒下

のきした

under the overhang of a Japanese roof

123

傾斜

けいしゃ

inclination, slant, slope, bevel, list, dip

124

援護

えんご

covering, protection, backing, relief

126

御意

ぎょい

your will, your pleasure

129

陰影

いんえい

shadow, gloom

130

元凶

げんきょう

ringleader, main culprit

131

進退伺い

しんたいうかがい

informal resignation, unofficial resignation

132

才色兼備

さいしょくけんび

(a woman) being gifted with both intelligence and beauty

133

発汗

はっかん

sweating, perspiration

134

恵贈

けいぞう

presentation

135

獣類

じゅうるい

beasts, mammals

136

追及

ついきゅう

investigation (e.g. into someone's guilt), questioning, pressing, hounding, pinning down

137

里芋

さといも

taro (Colocasia esculenta), dasheen, eddo

140

木枯らし

こがらし

cold wintry wind

141

驚天動地

きょうてんどうち

astounding, startling, world-shaking, amazing, earth-shattering

142

投稿

とうこう

contribution, submission, posting (e.g. to a newsgroup or mailing list)

146

召致

しょうち

calling together

148

豪勢

ごうせい

luxury, magnificence, extravagance

149

押印

おういん

affixing one's seal

151

感触

かんしょく

feel (i.e. tactile sensation), touch, feeling, sensation, texture (e.g. food, cloth)

152

一軒家

いっけんや

house, detached house, single house

153

駆ける

かける

to run (race, esp. horse), to dash、to gallop (one's horse), to canter、to advance (against one's enemy)

154

凶作

きょうさく

bad harvest, poor crop

155

屈指

くっし

leading, foremost, preeminent, outstanding, one of the best

156

震災

しんさい

earthquake disaster

157

言及

げんきゅう

reference, allusion

158

援軍

えんぐん

reinforcement

160

寂然

せきぜん

lonely, desolate、forlornness, desolation

161

鋭角

えいかく

acute angle

162

歳末

さいまつ

year end

163

交響楽

こうきょうがく

symphony (orchestra)

164

通称

つうしょう

popular name, nickname, alias

165

盛況

せいきょう

success, prosperity

166

試掘

しくつ

prospecting, trial digging

167

ステップ 17

ー ー ー

168

ステップ 2

ーーー

169

惨敗

ざんぱい

ignominious defeat, crushing failure, utterly beaten, overwhelming defeat

170

屈強

くっきょう

robust, brawny, muscular, strong, sturdy

171

兼行

けんこう

doing simultaneously

172

木陰

こかげ

shade of tree, bower

174

召集

しょうしゅう

convening, calling together (e.g. parliament)

175

恵方

えほう

favourable direction, favorable direction, lucky direction

176

距離

きょり

distance, range

177

暇つぶし

ひまつぶし

waste of time, killing time

178

原稿

げんこう

manuscript, copy

180

彩り

いろどり

coloring, colouring, coloration, colouration, assortment, color scheme, colour scheme, makeup

181

耐震

たいしん

severe earthquake

182

援助

えんじょ

assistance, aid, support

183

いち

one (in documents)

184

項目

こうもく

(data) item, entry

185

堅持

けんじ

holding on to, sticking to

186

含有

がんゆう

contain, include

187

皆無

かいむ

nonexistent, nil, none, nothing (at all), bugger-all

189

有為転変

ういてんぺん

mutability (of worldly affairs), fleeting shifts and changes (of human life)

190

監察

かんさつ

inspection, inspector

191

脱脂

だっし

removal of fat

192

仕込み

しこみ

training, education, upbringing

193

更衣

こうい

changing one's clothes

194

緯度

いど

latitude (nav.)

195

刀剣

とうけん

sword, dagger, knife, bayonet

196

箱詰め

はこづめ

packed in a box (e.g. chocolates)

197

内需

ないじゅ

domestic demand

198

遊戯

ゆうぎ

game, play, sports

199

ステップ 15

ー ー ー

200

年越し

としこし

New Year's Eve, end of the year

201

陰性

いんせい

negative

202

不可侵

ふかしん

inviolability, sacredness, nonaggression

204

侵犯

しんぱん

violation, invasion, infringement

207

雲隠れ

くもがくれ

disappearance

209

業を煮やす

ごうをにやす

to lose one's temper, to be exasperated, to become irritated

211

要項

ようこう

important points, main points

212

枯れ枝

かれえだ

dead branch (or twig, etc.), withered branch

213

狂気

きょうき

madness, insanity

214

脚注

きゃくちゅう

footnote

216

傾注

けいちゅう

devotion, concentration

218

狂喜

きょうき

wild joy, ecstasy

219

遠距離恋愛

えんきょりれんあい

long distance relationship

220

煮豆

にまめ

cooked beans

222

軒灯

けんとう

lamp or electric light at the eaves of a house, door light

223

血縁

けつえん

blood relative or relationship, consanguinity

224

増殖

ぞうしょく

increase, multiplication, propagation

225

精彩

せいさい

brilliance, luster, lustre, colorfulness, colourfulness、vividness, life

226

先駆

せんく

forerunner, pioneer, precursor、herald

228

必需

ひつじゅ

necessary

229

介護

かいご

nursing, care, caregiving, caring

231

記載

きさい

record, statement, description, mention, listing, registration, booking, entry

232

印鑑

いんかん

stamp, seal

234

傾倒

けいとう

admiration, adoration, concentration on, idolizing, idolising

235

芝草

しばくさ

lawn, sod, turf

236

車間距離

しゃかんきょり

distance between two trains or vehicles

237

慎重

しんちょう

careful, cautious, prudent, discreet, deliberate

238

互恵

ごけい

reciprocity, mutual benefit

239

糸繰り

いとくり

reel, spinner

240

瞬発

しゅんぱつ

instantaneous

241

慎む

つつしむ

to be careful, to be discreet、to do in moderation, to refrain (from overdoing), to abstain

242

祈願

きがん

prayer, supplication

243

分遣

ぶんけん

detachment, detail

244

不振

ふしん

dullness, depression, slump, stagnation

245

玄関

げんかん

entranceway, entry hall, vestibule, foyer, entryway, mud room

246

鳥獣

ちょうじゅう

birds and wild animals, wildlife

247

誇称

こしょう

boasting, exaggeration

248

肩幅

かたはば

shoulder width (breadth)

249

採掘

さいくつ

mining

250

巡回

じゅんかい

going around, patrol, round, tour

253

介入

かいにゅう

intervention

254

奇想天外

きそうてんがい

fantastic idea, bizarre

256

互い違い

たがいちがい

alternate, alternation

257

和敬清寂

わけいせいじゃく

harmony, respect, purity and tranquility, the four most important elements of the tea ceremony

258

鎖骨

さこつ

collarbone, clavicle

259

大気圏

たいきけん

the atmosphere

260

鉛筆

えんぴつ

pencil

261

奥社

おくしゃ

rear shrine (located behind the main shrine, but dedicated to the same deity)

263

枯朽

こきゅう

Wither, die

264

狩人

かりゅうど

hunter

265

儀礼

ぎれい

etiquette, courtesy

266

確執

かくしつ

discord, antagonism

269

尋ねる

たずねる

to ask, to enquire, to inquire、to search, to look for, to look into, to investigate

270

強豪

きょうごう

veteran, champion

271

御殿

ごてん

palace, court

273

目撃

もくげき

witnessing, observing, sighting

274

趣向

しゅこう

plan, idea, design, plot

275

威勢

いせい

power, might, authority

276

ステップ 9

ー ー ー

277

不詳

ふしょう

unknown, unidentified, unspecified

278

勧める

すすめる

to recommend, to advise, to encourage, to offer (wine)

281

焼き芋

やきいも

roasted sweet potato, baked sweet potato

281

精鋭

せいえい

elite, picked, powerful, efficient

282

呉越同舟

ごえつどうしゅう

bitter enemies (placed by fate) in the same boat

283

恐縮

きょうしゅく

feeling obliged, being grateful, being thankful, being sorry, being ashamed

284

汚物

おぶつ

filth (esp. excrement, feces, urine), muck, waste, garbage, dirt, dust

285

ステップ 5

ー ー ー

286

皆勤

かいきん

perfect attendance

287

朱肉

しゅにく

thick red ink (used for signature seals), red ink pad, vermillion ink, cinnabar ink

288

薪能

たきぎのう

noh theater performed at night by a fire

290

綿菓子

わたがし

cotton candy

291

殖やす

ふやす

to increase, to add to, to augment

292

縁起

えんぎ

omen, sign of luck、origin, causation

293

詳細

しょうさい

detail, particulars

295

出迎え

でむかえ

meeting, reception

296

お巡りさん

おまわりさん

police officer

297

仰天

ぎょうてん

being amazed, being horrified, being taken aback

298

柔順

じゅうじゅん

obedient, gentle, meek, submissive, docile

299

浸透

しんとう

permeation, penetration, soaking

300

乳菓

にゅうか

emulsion

301

香典

こうでん

gift brought to a funeral (usu. money), funeral offering, condolence gift, incense money

302

警戒

けいかい

vigilance, precaution, watch, lookout, alertness

303

統御

とうぎょ

control

304

陰惨

いんさん

sadness and gloom

305

光彩

こうさい

brilliance, splendour, splendor

306

愛称

あいしょう

pet name, nickname, name used to indicate affection, intimacy, informality, etc.

307

憶説

おくせつ

hypothesis, speculation, surmise, conjecture

309

尋常

じんじょう

common, usual

310

浸出

しんしゅつ

infiltration, permeation, exudation, percolation, effusion, extraction

311

畳語

じょうご

syllable repetition (indicating plurals)

312

鑑賞

かんしょう

appreciation (e.g. of art), aesthetic sense

313

射撃

しゃげき

firing, shooting, fire, gunshot, marksmanship

314

振動

しんどう

oscillation, vibration

315

屈従

くつじゅう

servile submission, subservience

316

震源

しんげん

hypocentre (of an earthquake), hypocenter

317

芋版

いもばん

stamp made with a potato

318

返り咲き

かえりざき

comeback (e.g. in business), reinstatement

321

抵抗

ていこう

resistance, opposition, standing up to

322

下剤

げざい

laxative

323

圏内

けんない

within the sphere

324

汚水

おすい

filthy water, sewage

325

威張る

いばる

to put on airs, to act big, to throw one's weight about, to be overbearing, to be domineering, to be bossy, to be pushy, to be proud, to be haughty, to be arrogant, to swagger, to boast, to brag

327

勧進

かんじん

temple solicitation

328

較差

かくさ

range

329

彩雲

さいうん

glowing clouds

330

客扱い

きゃくあつかい

hospitality

331

召喚

しょうかん

summons, summonsing, citation, subpoena, arraigning, calling, summoning

332

恒星

こうせい

(fixed) star (i.e. not a planet, meteorite, etc.)

333

注釈

ちゅうしゃく

notes, comment, remark, annotation

334

太鼓

たいこ

drum

335

講釈

こうしゃく

lecture, exposition

336

利殖

りしょく

money-making

337

奇異

きい

odd, strange, wonderful

340

歳入

さいにゅう

annual revenue (government), annual income (government), budget receipts

341

発掘

はっくつ

excavation, exhumation

342

重畳

ちょうじょう

placed one upon another, piled up、superimposition, superposition

343

訓戒

くんかい

warning, admonition, lesson or a phrase that teaches you not to do something

344

丈余

じょうよ

over ten feet

346

奥地

おくち

interior, backwoods, hinterland, back regions

348

柔弱

にゅうじゃく

weakness, effeminacy, enervation

349

むらさき

purple, violet

350

沼沢

しょうたく

marsh, swamp

351

甘受

かんじゅ

submission to, putting up with

352

剣豪

けんごう

master fencer

353

打てば響く

うてばひびく

to be responsive, to show immediate results

354

威儀

いぎ

dignity, majesty, dignified manner

355

水彩画

すいさいが

watercolor painting, watercolour painting

356

丈夫

じょうぶ

healthy, robust, strong, solid, durable

357

影像

えいぞう

silhouette

358

床下

ゆかした

under the floor

359

丸刈り

まるがり

close clipping

361

秀才

しゅうさい

prodigy

362

意気込み

いきごみ

ardor, enthusiasm

363

縁談

えんだん

marriage proposal, engagement

364

矛盾

むじゅん

contradiction, inconsistency

365

調剤

ちょうざい

compounding medicine

366

憶測

おくそく

guess, speculation, supposition

368

魚介

ぎょかい

marine products, seafood, fish and shellfish

369

斜線

しゃせん

oblique line, forward slash

370

尽日

じんじつ

last day of the month (year), New Year's Eve, all day long

371

維新

いしん

reformation, revolution, renewal

372

ステップ 18

ー ー ー

373

修飾

しゅうしょく

ornamentation, embellishment, decoration, adornment, polish up (writing)

374

兼職

けんしょく

pluralism, plurality, concurrent post

375

論拠

ろんきょ

grounds of an argument

377

論旨

ろんし

point of an argument, drift of an argument

378

人為

じんい

human work, human agency, art, artificiality

379

脚本

きゃくほん

script, screenplay, scenario

380

舟歌

ふなうた

sailor's song, boat song, shanty

382

樹脂

じゅし

resin, rosin

383

深奥

しんおう

esoteric doctrines, mysteries

384

浸水

しんすい

inundation, submersion, flood

385

斜陽

しゃよう

setting sun, declining

387

触角

しょっかく

feeler, antenna

388

襲名

しゅうめい

succession to another's professional name

389

木剣

ぼっけん

bokken, wooden sword

390

駆る

かる

to drive (car), to spur on, to impel

391

未詳

みしょう

unknown, unidentified

392

駆使

くし

to use freely, to make free use of, to have good command (e.g. of a language)

394

雌犬

めすいぬ

bitch, female dog

395

監視

かんし

monitoring, watching, observation, surveillance, guarding, inspection

396

威圧

いあつ

coercion, overpowering、to overpower, to overawe, to daunt

398

含味

がんみ

taste, thinking over carefully

399

事項

じこう

matter, item, facts

400

脱却

だっきゃく

ridding oneself, freeing oneself of, growing out of

401

製菓

せいか

confectionery production, baking (e.g. pastries, sweets)

402

汚点

おてん

stain, blot, flaw, disgrace

404

斜面

しゃめん

slope, slanting surface, bevel

405

陰干し

かげぼし

drying in the shade

407

脂質

ししつ

lipid, fats, adipose

412

児戯

じぎ

mere child's play

413

雌雄

しゆう

male and female (animal)

414

理不尽

りふじん

unreasonable, irrational, outrageous, absurd

415

つるぎ

sword (originally esp. a doubled-edged sword), sabre, saber, blade

416

執刀

しっとう

performing a surgical operation

417

驚異

きょうい

wonder, miracle

418

舟航

しゅうこう

boating, sailing

419

封鎖

ふうさ

blockade、freezing (funds)

420

駆動

くどう

driving force

421

色彩

しきさい

colour, color, hue, tints

424

金環

きんかん

gold ring

424

悪鬼

あっき

evil spirit, demon, devil

427

皆済

かいさい

settlement

428

朱筆

しゅひつ

red-ink brush

429

旬刊

じゅんかん

published every ten days

430

迎え火

むかえび

welcoming fire for returning spirits (on the first night of the Bon festival)

431

甘味料

かんみりょう

sweetener (sugar, honey, saccharin, maltose, etc.), sweetening agent, sweetening

432

休暇

きゅうか

holiday, day off, furlough, absence (from work)

433

ステップ 13

ー ー ー

435

生殖

せいしょく

reproduction

436

依頼

いらい

request, commission, dispatch, despatch

436

冷や汗

ひやあせ

cold sweat

437

たて

shield, buckler, escutcheon, pretext

438

交歓

こうかん

exchange of courtesies (cordialities), fraternization, fraternisation

439

浸入

しんにゅう

permeation of liquid or gas

444

斜め

ななめ

slanting, tilted, sloping, diagonal, oblique、unusual, slanted (view of the world), bad (mood)

445

寝坊

ねぼう

sleeping in late, oversleeping

446

巨頭

きょとう

leader, magnate

448

狂騒

きょうそう

mania, wild excitement

450

線香

せんこう

incense stick

451

駆け込み

かけこみ

last-minute rush, stampede

452

鎖国

さこく

national isolation, exclusion of foreigners

453

失脚

しっきゃく

losing one's standing, being overthrown, falling

454

芝刈り

しばかり

lawn mowing

455

好奇

こうき

inquisitiveness

456

紫電

しでん

purple lightning, flash, swordflash

457

襲撃

しゅうげき

attack, charge, raid

458

気丈

きじょう

stout-hearted, firm

459

兼業

けんぎょう

side line, second business

461

鑑定

かんてい

judgement, judgment, expert opinion, appraisal

462

依然

いぜん

still, as yet, as it has been

463

根拠

こんきょ

basis, foundation

464

相互

そうご

mutual, reciprocal

465

奇術

きじゅつ

magic, conjuring, sleight of hand, legerdemain

468

荒天

こうてん

stormy weather

469

返却

へんきゃく

return of something, repayment

470

歳費

さいひ

annual expenditure

471

介在

かいざい

mediation, interposition, intervention

472

漁獲

ぎょかく

fishing, catch, haul

473

暇人

ひまじん

person with a lot of free time on their hands, person of leisure, idler

475

紅葉狩り

もみじがり

autumn-leaf viewing, fall-leaf viewing

476

狭まる

せばまる

to narrow, to contract

478

侵す

おかす

to invade, to raid, to violate (airspace, etc.), to intrude, to trespass

479

威力

いりょく

power, might, authority, influence

480

巡る

めぐる

to go around

481

応召

おうしょう

respond to a call for military service, being called to the colours (colors)

482

戒名

かいみょう

posthumous Buddhist name

482

行儀

ぎょうぎ

manners, behavior, behaviour

483

盾突く

たてつく

to oppose, to resist, to defy

484

名鑑

めいかん

directory, list

485

握り拳

にぎりこぶし

clenched fist

485

歓呼

かんこ

acclamation, jubilation

486

汗水たらして

あせみずたらして

dripping with sweat, doing something by the sweat of one's brow

486

鬼才

きさい

wizard, genius, great talent

487

北極圏

ほっきょくけん

Arctic Circle, the Arctic

488

風刺

ふうし

satire, irony, sarcasm

489

刈り入れ

かりいれ

harvest

490

名刺

めいし

business card

491

先鋭

せんえい

radical, acute, sharp

492

凶器

きょうき

dangerous weapon, lethal weapon, deadly weapon

493

鼓吹

こすい

inspiration, advocacy, encouragement

494

柔和

にゅうわ

gentleness, mildness, meekness

495

香水

こうすい

perfume

496

山奥

やまおく

deep in the mountains, mountain recesses

498

振る舞い

ふるまい

behavior, behaviour, conduct

499

深更

しんこう

middle of the night, dead of night, midnight

500

脂汗

あぶらあせ

cold sweat, greasy sweat

502

芝居

しばい

play, drama

503

秀でる

ひいでる

to excel, to surpass

504

冷菓

れいか

chilled sweets, ices, ice cream

504

決壊

けっかい

break (rip) down

505

積載

せきさい

lading, loading, carrying

506

流儀

りゅうぎ

style, fashion、school (e.g. of poetry)

508

栄枯

えいこ

vicissitudes, ups and downs

510

載録

さいろく

recording, transcription

511

ステップ 3

ー ー ー

512

拠点

きょてん

position, location, base, point

514

淡彩

たんさい

light colouring, light coloring

515

紫煙

しえん

purple smoke, tobacco smoke

516

尽力

じんりょく

efforts, assistance

517

捕獲

ほかく

capture, seizure

518

無尽蔵

むじんぞう

inexhaustible supply

519

乱獲

らんかく

excessive fishing, overfishing, overhunting, excessive taking

520

執行

しっこう

execution, carrying out, performance, enforcement, exercise, service

521

生煮え

なまにえ

half-cooked, rare

522

握手

あくしゅ

handshake

522

あし

leg、bottom structural component (i.e. radical) of a kanji

525

薪水

しんすい

fuel and water, firewood and water、gathering firewood and drawing water, kitchen work, housework

526

瞬く

またたく

to twinkle (e.g. stars), to flicker, to waver

527

抗争

こうそう

dispute, resistance

528

朱色

しゅいろ

vermilion, scarlet

529

誇り

ほこり

pride, boast

530

軍需

ぐんじゅ

munitions, military stores

531

鉛管

えんかん

lead pipe

531

損壊

そんかい

damage, destruction

532

恒常

こうじょう

constancy

533

歳出

さいしゅつ

annual expenditure

535

縦横無尽

じゅうおうむじん

freely, right and left, as one pleases

536

歓送

かんそう

hearty send-off

536

巨漢

きょかん

giant

537

鉱床

こうしょう

mineral deposit, ore deposit

538

引き継ぎ

ひきつぎ

taking over, handing over, transfer of control, inheriting, passing on the baton

539

皆目

かいもく

entirely

541

尋問

じんもん

cross-examination, interrogation, questioning

542

かんで含める

かんでふくめる

in an easy-to-understand manner, in a very kind and detailed way

543

脚色

きゃくしょく

dramatization (e.g. film), dramatisation

544

謹慎

きんしん

penitence, discipline, house arrest

545

秀逸

しゅういつ

excellence

546

富豪

ふごう

wealthy person, millionaire

547

別項

べっこう

special heading, separate paragraph

548

凶事

きょうじ

calamity, misfortune

549

陰気

いんき

gloom, melancholy

549

箇所

かしょ

passage, place, point, part

550

ステップ 4

ー ー ー

551

枯れ野

かれの

desolate field

552

草刈り

くさかり

mowing, mower

554

歓談

かんだん

pleasant talk, chat

555

野獣

やじゅう

beast, monster, wild animal

556

剣舞

けんぶ

sword dance

557

余儀

よぎ

another method, another problem

557

仰角

ぎょうかく

angle of elevation

558

寸暇

すんか

moment's leisure, free minute

558

祈雨

きう

Pray for rain

559

髪飾り

かみかざり

hair ornaments

560

秀歌

しゅうか

splendid tanka or waka

561

消却

しょうきゃく

erasure, paying back debt, effacement

564

環視

かんし

looking around, looking about

565

触覚

しょっかく

sense of touch

566

繰り延べ

くりのべ

postponement

567

むね

center (centre), pillar, principle、purport, gist, drift, meaning

568

思い込み

おもいこみ

wrong impression, subjective impression, assumption, prejudice

571

交互

こうご

mutual, reciprocal, alternate

572

泥沼

どろぬま/でいしょう

bog, marsh, swamp, quagmire, morass

573

侵害

しんがい

infringement, violation, trespass, impairment

574

鋭利

えいり

sharpness

577

震動

しんどう

shock, tremor, impact, vibration

578

振興

しんこう

promotion, encouragement

579

総監

そうかん

inspector general, commissioner

581

下旬

げじゅん

month (last third of)

582

連載

れんさい

serialization, serialisation, serial story

583

典雅

てんが

grace, elegance, refined, classic

583

狭量

きょうりょう

narrow-mindedness

584

駆け回る

かけまわる

to run around, to bustle about

587

執念

しゅうねん

tenacity, implacability

588

黒鉛

こくえん

graphite

588

音響

おんきょう

sound, noise, echo, acoustics

589

寂滅

じゃくめつ

nirvana、death

590

戒律

かいりつ

(religious) precept, discipline, commandment, mitzvah

594

煙突

えんとつ

chimney, smokestack, funnel (of a ship), stovepipe

595

鑑識

かんしき

judgement, judgment, discernment, discrimination, having eye for

595

小高い丘

こだかいおか

small hill, low hill, hillock

597

転載

てんさい

reprinting

599

やり繰り

やりくり

making do, getting by (somehow), managing

600

更かす

ふかす

to sit up late

601

瞬時

しゅんじ

moment, instant

602

幾日

いくにち

how many days?, what day (of month)?

603

雅量

がりょう

magnanimity, generosity, tolerance

603

健脚

けんきゃく

good walker

605

屈む

かがむ

to stoop, to lean over, to bend down, to crouch

607

ステップ 8

ー ー ー

608

監禁

かんきん

confinement

609

地球儀

ちきゅうぎ

globe (map)

609

攻撃

こうげき

attack, strike, offensive

610

陣地

じんち

(military) encampment, position

611

水浸し

みずひたし

flooded out, submersion

612

養殖

ようしょく

aquaculture (e.g. fish, shellfish, seaweed), culture (e.g. pearls), raising, cultivation

613

偉容

いよう

dignity, majestic appearance

614

薪拾い

たきぎひろい

firewood gathering

615

千尋

せんじん

great depth, bottomless、great height

616

紫外線

しがいせん

ultra-violet rays

617

不況

ふきょう

recession, depression, slump

618

迎春

げいしゅん

New Year's greetings

619

大奥

おおおく

inner palace (in Edo Castle), palace's ladies chambers, shogun's harem

622

柔軟

じゅうなん

flexible, lithe, soft, pliable

623

救援

きゅうえん

relief, rescue, reinforcement

623

鑑査

かんさ

inspection, audit, judgement, judgment

623

戯れる

たわむれる

to be playful, to gambol, to be amused (with something), to play, to sport, to frolic, to joke

624

撃退

げきたい

repulse, repel (i.e. the enemy)

626

光輝

こうき

brightness, splendour, splendor

627

朱印

しゅいん

red seal

628

獣道

けものみち

animal trail

629

偏狭

へんきょう

narrow-mindedness, intolerance, illiberality, narrowness

630

惨劇

さんげき

tragedy, tragic event

631

縁故

えんこ

relation, connection, affinity

631

駆け足

かけあし

running fast, double time

632

ステップ 11

ー ー ー

633

手狭

てぜま

narrow, small, cramped

633

恵雨

けいう

welcome rain

634

対抗

たいこう

opposition, antagonism

635

屈折

くっせつ

bending, indentation

637

執着

しゅうちゃく

attachment, adhesion, tenacity, fixation, obsession

638

屈服

くっぷく

yielding, submission, surrender, giving way, succumbing

639

越境

えっきょう

border transgression

639

不朽

ふきゅう

everlasting, immortal, eternal, immortality, imperishable

640

風雅

ふうが

elegance, grace, refinement, good taste

640

大詰め

おおづめ

final scene, the end, finale

641

奇襲

きしゅう

surprise attack

642

背水の陣

はいすいのじん

fighting with one's back to the wall, having burnt one's bridges, last stand, from strategy of general Han Xin in the Battle of Jingxing

643

遣わす

つかわす

to send, to dispatch, to despatch、to bestow (favour, etc.), to grant (e.g. pardon)

644

依願

いがん

in accordance with one's request

644

みやび

refinement, elegance

647

ステップ 19

ー ー ー

648

雅号

がごう

alias, pseudonym, pen name, nom de plume

649

豪快

ごうかい

hearty, exciting, stirring, lively, heroic, largehearted, splendid

650

御用

ごよう

your order, your business, official business

650

肩身

かたみ

shoulders

652

知恵

ちえ

wisdom, wit, sagacity, sense, intelligence

654

閉鎖

へいさ

closing, closure, shutdown, lockout, unsociable

655

香料

こうりょう

flavoring, flavouring, spices

656

初旬

しょじゅん

first 10 days of the month

657

違反

いはん

violation (of law), transgression, infringement, breach

660

保釈

ほしゃく

bail

661

応援

おうえん

aid, assistance, help, reinforcement, rooting, barracking, support, cheering

663

緯線

いせん

parallel

663

後援

こうえん

support, backing

664

後押し

あとおし

pushing, backing, boosting, supporting

664

優雅

ゆうが

élégance, grâce, raffinement

664

幾多

いくた

many, numerous

665

一握り

ひとにぎり

handful, small handful

665

肩書き

かたがき

title, degree, address (on letter), criminal record

666

老朽

ろうきゅう

superannuated, decrepitude

667

学殖

がくしょく

scholarship, learning, knowledge

668

介抱

かいほう

nursing, looking after

668

掘り出し物

ほりだしもの

(lucky) find, bargain, good buy, treasure trove

669

けもの

beast, brute, animal

670

遣唐使

けんとうし

envoy (to T'ang China)

671

入寂

にゅうじゃく

death of a priest, nirvana, spiritual liberty

672

特需

とくじゅ

emergency demands, special procurement (particularly in time of war)

674

甘口

あまくち

flattery、sweet flavour, sweet flavor, mildness

675

敬称

けいしょう

title of honour, title of honor

676

装飾

そうしょく

ornament

677

疑心暗鬼

ぎしんあんき

Suspicion will raise bogies, Once you suspect something, everything else will look suspicious, Jumping at shadows

678

余震

よしん

aftershock

679

本拠

ほんきょ

stronghold, inner citadel, base, headquarters

679

熱狂

ねっきょう

wild enthusiasm, being crazy about

680

脱稿

だっこう

finishing writing, completion of a manuscript

682

珍獣

ちんじゅう

rare (or peculiar) animal

683

影法師

かげぼうし

shadow figure, silhouette

685

段丘

だんきゅう

terrace, bench (in geography)

686

雑煮

ぞうに

soup containing rice cakes and vegetables (New Year's dish)

688

有刺鉄線

ゆうしてっせん

barbed wire

690

色香

いろか

colour and scent, color and scent, loveliness, charm

691

婚礼

こんれい

marriage ceremony, wedding

693

更新

こうしん

renewal, update, innovation, improvement

694

就寝

しゅうしん

going to bed, retiring

695

更生

こうせい

rehabilitation, regeneration, rebirth, resuscitation, reorganization, reorganisation

696

歓喜

かんき

delight, great joy

696

脚光

きゃっこう

footlight, limelight

697

一網打尽

いちもうだんじん

(a) big haul, roundup, wholesale arrest, catching the whole herd with one throw

698

執務

しつむ

performance of one's official duties

699

洗剤

せんざい

detergent, washing material

700

破天荒

はてんこう

unheard-of, unprecedented

702

狂乱

きょうらん

fury, frenzy, madness

702

互恵

ごけい

reciprocity, mutual benefit

702

砲撃

ほうげき

bombarding, shelling, bombardment

703

違法

いほう

illegal, illegality, invalid, unlawfulness

704

軒並み

のきなみ

row of houses, every door、totally, altogether, across the board

704

互助

ごじょ

mutual aid, cooperation, benefit

705

防御

ぼうぎょ

defense, defence, safeguard, protection

705

堅固

けんご

solid, strong, firm

707

三振

さんしん

strike out (baseball), fanning out

708

上旬

じょうじゅん

first 10 days of month

709

驚き

おどろき

surprise, astonishment, wonder

710

昼寝

ひるね

nap (afternoon), siesta

711

追憶

ついおく

recollection, reminiscence

711

撃沈

げきちん

sending a ship to the bottom, sinking (a ship)

713

光陰

こういん

time, Father Time

713

声援

せいえん

encouragement, cheering, support

715

宝飾

ほうしょく

jewels and ornaments, jewelry, jewellery

716

気鋭

きえい

spirited, energetic

716

戯画

ぎが

caricature, cartoon, comics

716

更改

こうかい

renewal, extension, revision

717

獣医

じゅうい

veterinarian

718

継続

けいぞく

continuation

718

剣法

けんぽう

fencing

718

抗議

こうぎ

protest, objection

720

釈明

しゃくめい

explanation, vindication

721

煙雨

えんう

misty, fine or drizzling rain

721

鼓動

こどう

beat, palpitation, pulsation, throbbing

722

豪雨

ごうう

torrential rain, heavy rain, cloudburst, downpour

723

駆り立てる

かりたてる

to urge, to spur on, to push on, to impel、to flush out (game, etc.), to drive (animals), to beat, to hunt down

724

取り扱い

とりあつかい

treatment, service, handling, management

724

駆除

くじょ

extermination (esp. pests), expulsion, destruction

725

薪炭

しんたん

wood and charcoal, fuel

726

中継

ちゅうけい

relay, hook-up

727

ぬま

marsh, lake, bog, swamp, pond

728

記憶

きおく

memory, recollection, remembrance

728

叫号

きゅうごう

crying aloud

729

解釈

かいしゃく

explanation, interpretation

730

侵略

しんりゃく

aggression, invasion, raid

731

丹朱

たんしゅ

cinnabar, vermilion

732

恒例

こうれい

established practice, custom

733

越冬

えっとう

passing the winter, hibernation

738

左傾

さけい

leftist, left radical

739

対称

たいしょう

symmetry、second person

740

紫雲

しうん

purple clouds, clouds on which Amida Buddha rides to welcome the spirits of the dead

741

輝かしい

かがやかしい

brilliant, glorious, glittering, bright, splendid (e.g. achievement, success), promising (e.g. future)

742

後継

こうけい

succession、successor

743

つづみ

hand drum

744

一汗

ひとあせ

doing a job, riding and sweating up a horse

745

戦況

せんきょう

war situation, progress of a battle

745

手堅い

てがたい

steady, firm, solid, secure

746

吹奏

すいそう

playing wind instruments

747

中旬

ちゅうじゅん

middle of a month, second third of a month

748

自壊

じかい

disintegration、self-destruction

750

陰影

いんえい

shadow, gloom、shading, hatch, hatching

750

遣外

けんがい

dispatched abroad, despatched abroad

750

見込み

みこみ

hope, promise, possibility, chance, probability, likelihood

751

名称

めいしょう

name, title

752

尽きる

つきる

to be used up, to be run out, to be exhausted, to be consumed, to come to an end

753

需要

じゅよう

demand, request

754

侵入

しんにゅう

penetration, invasion, raid, aggression, trespass

755

証拠

しょうこ

evidence, proof

756

歓声

かんせい

cheer, shout of joy

756

信仰

しんこう

(religious) faith, belief, creed

758

触発

しょくはつ

detonation by contact, contact detonation、touching off something, triggering, provocation, inspiration

759

雅楽

ががく

old Japanese court music, gagaku

759

狭き門

せまきもん

narrow gate, obstacle, school (position) hard to enter (get)

760

退屈

たいくつ

tedium, boredom

760

香気

こうき

fragrance

763

刺激

しげき

stimulus, impetus, incentive, encouragement, motivation, provocation, excitement, thrill

764

雌伏

しふく

remaining in obscurity

765

違和感

いわかん

uncomfortable feeling, feeling out of place, sense of discomfort

765

反響

はんきょう

echo, reverberation, repercussion, reaction, influence

766

生乾き

なまがわき

half-dried

766

狂い咲き

くるいざき

off-season flowering

766

寄稿

きこう

contribution (e.g. to newspaper)

767

堅実

けんじつ

steady, sound, reliable, solid

768

腐朽

ふきゅう

deterioration, rot

769

歳暮

せいぼ

end of the year, year-end gift

770

因縁

いんねん

fate, destiny、connection, tie, bond, origin

771

鑑みる

かんがみる

to heed, to take into account, to bear in mind, to learn from, to take warning from, in view of, in the light of

771

退却

たいきゃく

retreat, withdrawal, retirement

771

文豪

ぶんごう

literary master

772

勧告

かんこく

advice, counsel, remonstrance, recommendation

772

肩章

けんしょう

shoulder strap, epaulet, epaulette

773

野趣

やしゅ

rural beauty, rusticity, rustic beauty

774

浸食

しんしょく

erosion, corrosion

775

比肩

ひけん

ranking equal with, comparing favourably with, comparing favorably with

776

釈然

しゃくぜん

fully satisfied, well satisfied (e.g. with an explanation or apology), to have one's heart completely cleared of doubt or grudge

777

服飾

ふくしょく

clothing and accessories, attire

778

継承

けいしょう

inheritance, succession, accession

778

軒先

のきさき

edge of the eaves, house frontage

779

人工芝

じんこうしば

artificial grass (lawn)

780

秀作

しゅうさく

splendid (excellent) work

781

青畳

あおだたみ

new mat

782

驚喜

きょうき

pleasant surprise

783

天恵

てんけい

Heaven's blessing, gift of nature, natural resources

783

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ー ー ー

786

破壊的

はかいてき

destructive, devastating

787

後ろ盾

うしろだて

backing, support, backer, supporter, patron, sponsor

788

猛攻

もうこう

fierce attack

789

浸す

ひたす

to soak, to dip, to drench

790

猛獣

もうじゅう

wild animal, beast of prey

791

汚名

おめい

stigma, dishonour, dishonor, infamy

791

歓待

かんたい

warm reception, friendly reception

791

跡継ぎ

あとつぎ

heir, successor

791

連鎖

れんさ

chain, chaining, catena, connection、(genetic) linkage

792

優柔

ゆうじゅう

indecisiveness

793

青鬼

あおおに

(horned) blue demon, blue ogre

794

寂れる

さびれる

to decline (in prosperity), to become deserted, to become desolate

795

手間暇

てまひま

time and effort, trouble

797

祈念

きねん

prayer

798

遺稿

いこう

posthumous manuscripts

798

本旨

ほんし

main object, principal object, true aim

799

偉観

いかん

magnificent sight

799

なまり

lead (Pb)

799

抗力

こうりょく

drag, fluid resistance

799

恒温器

こうおんき

incubator

799

殺虫剤

さっちゅうざい

insecticide, pesticide

801

数寄屋

すきや

tea-ceremony arbor, tea-ceremony arbour

802

鑑札

かんさつ

licence, license, permit

802

送迎

そうげい

seeing off and meeting on return

802

兼ねる

かねる

to be unable to, to find difficult (unpleasant, awkward, painful) to do、to serve two or more functions or roles simultaneously, to contain (or combine) two or more features

803

巡歴

じゅんれき

itinerancy, tour, trip

805

隠居

いんきょ

retirement、retired person

805

甘言

かんげん

cajolery

805

御者

ぎょしゃ

coachman, driver, cabman, postilion

805

発狂

はっきょう

madness, craziness, insanity

805

傾く

かたむく

to incline toward, to slant, to lurch, to heel over, to be disposed to, to trend toward, to be prone to、to go down (sun), to wane, to sink, to decline

807

輝輝

きき

brilliance

807

玄人

くろうと

expert, professional, master、woman in the nightlife business, demimondaine, geisha and prostitutes

807

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ー ー ー

807

室咲

むろざき

hothouse flower cultivation

808

鉛直

えんちょく

perpendicular, upright, vertical

810

繁殖

はんしょく

breed, multiply, increase, propagation

811

影響

えいきょう

to influence, to affect, to have an influence on, to impact, to have an effect on

811

汗顔

かんがん

ashamed

812

派遣

はけん

dispatch, despatch, deployment、temporary employee (esp. from an agency), temporary worker, agency temp

812

荒波

あらなみ

stormy seas, raging waves、hardships, harshness of the world

813

巡礼

じゅんれい

pilgrimage, pilgrim

814

瞬発力

しゅんぱつりょく

high power, high power output, explosiveness, explosive power, instantaneous force

815

及び腰

およびごし

indecisive attitude, timidity, lack of nerve

816

縁側

えんがわ

veranda, porch, balcony, open corridor

816

機縁

きえん

opportunity, chance

816

首都圏

しゅとけん

the capital city (often Tokyo) area (typically within 50 km of city's centre) (center)

817

陰陽

いんよう

cosmic dual forces, yin and yang, sun and moon, etc.

818

巡視

じゅんし

inspection tour

819

異彩

いさい

conspicuousness (usu. color), prominence, distinctiveness

820

圏外

けんがい

outside range, outside orbit

821

額縁

がくぶち

frame (e.g. picture frame, decorative door frame, etc.)

822

獲物

えもの

game, spoils, trophy, prey

822

驚嘆

きょうたん

wonder, admiration, being struck with admiration

824

自戒

じかい

self-admonition

824

凶悪

きょうあく

atrocious, fiendish, brutal, villainous

825

経緯

けいい

details, particulars, whole story, sequence of events, chronology, circumstances, how it started, how things got this way

825

剣術

けんじゅつ

fencing

826

畳敷き

たたみじき

tatami-matted

827

ステップ 7

ー ー ー

827

要旨

ようし

point, essentials, gist, summary, fundamentals

828

息吹

いぶき

sign (of something new and fresh), breath (metaphor)

829

支援

しえん

support, backing, aid, assistance

832

倒壊

とうかい

destruction, collapse, crumbling

832

条項

じょうこう

clause, article, stipulations

832

情趣

じょうしゅ

mood, sentiment, artistic effect

834

活況

かっきょう

activity, briskness, prosperity

835

偉業

いぎょう

great enterprise, exploits

835

歓迎

かんげい

welcome, reception

836

為政

いせい

governing, administering

837

悪戯

あくぎ

mischief, prank, trick, practical joke

837

制御

せいぎょ

control, governing, checking, suppression, repression, restraint, mastery, management

837

迎合

げいごう

ingratiation, going along with somebody's views, adjusting oneself (to something, to somebody), flattery

837

遅咲き

おそざき

late blooming (flower, talent), late flowering

838

兼任

けんにん

to hold two posts concurrently

839

専攻

せんこう

major subject, special study

840

権威

けんい

authority, power, influence

840

汚職

おしょく

corruption

840

香車

きょうしゃ

spear (shogi), lance

841

恒心

こうしん

steadiness, constancy

842

越権

えっけん

going beyond authority, unauthorized, unauthorised, ultra vires

842

肩入れ

かたいれ

support, backing, patronage

843

防腐剤

ぼうふざい

antiseptic、preservative

843

主旨

しゅし

meaning, point (e.g. of a statement), gist, effect、goal, intent, object, aim, point

844

湖沼

こしょう

lakes and marshes

845

箇条

かじょう

item, article, clause, section, point

845

抗戦

こうせん

resistance

845

満載

まんさい

fully loaded, full load, loaded condition

846

超越

ちょうえつ

transcendental、to transcend, to rise above

846

抗体

こうたい

antibody

847

監査

かんさ

inspection, audit, judgement, judgment

847

鼓笛

こてき

drum and fife

848

勝ち越し

かちこし

more wins than losses (sport)

848

惨状

さんじょう

disastrous scene, terrible spectacle

848

寂寂

じゃくじゃく

sad, lonesome, desolate

849

及落

きゅうらく

success or failure (in examinations)

849

砂丘

さきゅう

sand dune, sand hill

849

先遣隊

せんけんたい

advance troops, vanguard

850

旬報

じゅんぽう

ten-day report

851

鼓舞

こぶ

inspiration, encouragement

851

恒久

こうきゅう

permanent, perpetuity

851

婚儀

こんぎ

wedding ceremony

851

煮え湯

にえゆ

boiling water

852

朽ちる

くちる

to rot, to decay、to die in obscurity、to be forgotten with time

852

凶徒

きょうと

outlaw, rebel, rioter

852

世襲

せしゅう

heredity, heritage

852

侵攻

しんこう

invasion

854

環状線

かんじょうせん

loop line, (transportation) belt line

854

鬼門

きもん

the northeastern (unlucky) direction, person or thing to be avoided

856

余暇

よか

leisure, leisure time, spare time

856

仰視

ぎょうし

looking up to, revering

856

需給

じゅきゅう

supply and demand

857

目白押し

めじろおし

jostling, milling about

858

婚期

こんき

marriageable age, chance of marriage

859

日陰

ひかげ

shade, shadow

859

幾分

いくぶん

somewhat, to some extent, to some degree

859

詰問

きつもん

cross-examination, close questioning, demanding an explanation

859

ステップ 10

ー ー ー

859

趣味

しゅみ

hobby, pastime、tastes, preference, liking

860

歳月

さいげつ

time, years

861

凶暴

きょうぼう

brutal, atrocious, ferocious

862

売却

ばいきゃく

selling off, disposal by sale, sale

862

ステップ 16

ー ー ー

863

肩車

かたぐるま

giving someone a ride on one's shoulders、shoulder wheel (judo)

863

襲う

おそう

to attack, to assail, to make an assault, to strike, to hunt down

864

くさり

chain, irons, connection

864

歳時記

さいじき

almanac of seasonal words (for haiku poets)

865

隠忍

いんにん

patience, endurance、undercover ninja, embedded ninja

865

皆伝

かいでん

initiation into an art or discipline

865

奇数

きすう

odd number

865

冷却

れいきゃく

cooling, refrigeration

865

惨殺

ざんさつ

slaughter, massacre

865

外需

がいじゅ

foreign consumption

865

秀抜

しゅうばつ

outstanding, superb

867

好況

こうきょう

prosperous conditions, healthy economy

868

鬼気

きき

ghastly, dreadful

868

兼用

けんよう

multi-use, combined use, combination, serving two purposes

869

優越

ゆうえつ

supremacy, predominance, being superior to

870

隠然

いんぜん

latent power, hidden power、behind the scenes, (in) secret

870

渡し舟

わたしぶな

ferry, ferryboat

871

威厳

いげん

dignity, majesty, solemnity, gravity

871

甘党

あまとう

(someone with a) sweet tooth, person fond of sweets, person who doesn't like alcohol, preferring sweets

871

吸血鬼

きゅうけつき

vampire, bloodsucker

871

及第

きゅうだい

passing an examination

872

一箇年

いっかねん

one year

872

荒れ地

あれち

wasteland, wilderness, abandoned land, devastated land

872

一巡

いちじゅん

beat, round

872

病床

びょうしょう

sickbed

873

多彩

たさい

variegated, varicoloured, multi-colored, diverse

874

準拠

じゅんきょ

basis, based on, conformance, conformity, authority (of), standard, reference

874

実需

じつじゅ

actual demand, user demand

875

たきぎ

firewood, kindling, fuel

876

甘美

かんび

sweet (e.g. fruit, melody, dream), luscious

876

図鑑

ずかん

illustrated reference book, illustrated encyclopedia (esp. for children), picture book

876

枯淡

こたん

elegant simplicity

876

雌しべ

めしべ

pistil

876

静寂

せいじゃく

silence, stillness, quietness

877

枯死

こし

withering, dying

877

抵触

ていしょく

collision, conflict、being contrary, being incompatible, being inconsistent, being contradictory、being in violation (of the law, etc.)

878

幾何学

きかがく

geometry

878

小遣い

こづかい

pocket money, spending money, pin money, allowance

880

却下

きゃっか

rejection, dismissal

881

恩恵

おんけい

grace, favor, favour, blessing, benefit

881

夜更け

よふけ

late at night

881

粉飾

ふんしょく

makeup, toilet, embellishment

883

鋭意

えいい

eagerly, earnestly, diligently

883

優秀

ゆうしゅう

superiority, excellence

884

投影

とうえい

projection

884

繰り上げる

くりあげる

to move up, to advance

884

剣道

けんどう

kendo, swordmanship, fencing, way of the sword

885

互角

ごかく

equality, evenness, par, good match

885

釈放

しゃくほう

release, liberation, acquittal

886

退陣

たいじん

retreat, withdrawal, retirement

887

難詰

なんきつ

reprimand

887

気遣い

きづかい

consideration, concern, fear, worry, solicitude

887

狩猟

しゅりょう

hunting

887

瞬間

しゅんかん

moment, second, instant

888

勧業

かんぎょう

(encouragement of) industry

888

趣旨

しゅし

meaning, point (e.g. of a statement), gist, effect

888

触手

しょくしゅ

feeler, tentacle

890

破戒

はかい

breaking a commandment (usually religious), offense against the Buddhist commandments (offence)

890

息詰まる

いきづまる

to be breathtaking, to be stifling

890

立脚

りっきゃく

being based on

890

狂言

きょうげん

kyogen, farce presented between noh plays or during the interlude of a noh play

890

鎖編み

くさりあみ

chain stitch

890

脂粉

しふん

rouge and powder, cosmetics

890

固執

こしつ

adherence (e.g. to ideas, beliefs, a pet theory) (negative nuance), persistence, insistence, stubbornness

890

一瞬

いっしゅん

moment, instant

891

攻略

こうりゃく

capture、strategy guide, playing guide (e.g. for game), book of hints

892

脚力

きゃくりょく

leg strength, walking ability

892

稿料

こうりょう

advance for manuscript, copy-money

892

寝床

ねどこ

bed, berth, crib, cot, kip

892

身丈

みたけ

length (of clothing)

892

振幅

しんぷく

amplitude (of vibration), swing of pendulum

892

羽振り

はぶり

plumage、influence, power

893

ステップ20

ー ー ー

894

是正

ぜせい

correction, revision

895

是是非非

ぜぜひひ

free and unbiased, fair and just, ruling or judging what's right is right and what's wrong is wrong, calling spade a spade

896

是認

ぜにん

approval

897

是非

ぜひ

certainly, without fail

898

国是

こくぜ

national policy

899

社是

しゃぜ

company policy

900

市井

しせい

the street, the town

901

油井

ゆせい

oil well

902

天井

てんじょう

ceiling, ceiling price

903

井戸

いど

water well

904

姓名

せいめい

full name

905

改姓

かいせい

changing one's family name

906

旧姓

きゅうせい

one's former (maiden) name

907

夫婦別姓

ふうふべっせい

(system of) husband and wife retaining separate family names

908

素姓

すじょう

birth, lineage, parentage, origin, identity, background, history

909

百姓

ひゃくしょう

farmer, peasant, country bumpkin

910

征圧

せいあつ

conquest, subjugation, overcoming, controlling

911

征途

せいと

(military or pleasure) expedition

912

征討

せいとう

subjugation, conquest

913

征伐

せいぱつ

conquest, subjugation, overcoming

914

征服

せいふく

conquest, subjugation, overcoming

915

遠征

えんせい

expedition, campaign, (performer's) tour

916

出征

しゅっせい

going to war, departure for the front、departure for military service (in response to a draft)

917

遺跡

いせき

historic ruins (remains, relics)

918

奇跡

きせき

miracle, wonder, marvel

919

形跡

けいせき

traces, evidence

920

史跡

しせき

historic landmark, historic site, historic remains

921

追跡

ついせき

pursuit, tracking (e.g. in computer graphics), keeping records on, tracing

922

跡継ぎ

あとつぎ

heir, successor

923

跡目

あとめ

headship of a family, family property

924

足跡

あしあと

footprints、record of page visitors (e.g. in social networking sites)

925

占める

しめる

to occupy, to hold、to account for, to make up, to take up

926

占拠

せんきょ

occupation (e.g. of territory), exclusive possession

927

占星術

せんせいじゅつ

astrology

928

占有

せんゆう

exclusive possession, occupation, monopolization

929

占領

せんりょう

occupation, capture, possession, have a room to oneself

930

独占

どくせん

monopoly, monopolization、hogging, keeping to oneself

931

買い占め

かいしめ

buying up of goods, cornering (market)

932

手相占い

てそううらない

palm reading

933

おうぎ

folding fan

934

扇情

せんじょう

suggestiveness, sensationalism, stirring up strong emotions

935

扇状地

せんじょうち

alluvial fan or delta

936

扇子

せんす

folding fan

937

扇動

せんどう

incitement, sedition, agitation, abetting

938

扇風機

せんぷうき

electric fan

939

扇形

おうぎがた

fan shape

940

舞扇

まいおうぎ

dancer's fan

941

鮮やか

あざやか

vivid, bright, brilliant, clear, fresh, vibrant

942

鮮魚

せんぎょ

fresh fish

943

鮮魚店

せんぎょてん

fish dealer, fresh fish retailer, fishmonger

944

鮮血

せんけつ

fresh blood

945

鮮度

せんど

(degree of) freshness

946

新鮮

しんせん

fresh

947

生鮮

せいせん

fresh

948

鮮明

せんめい

vivid, clear, distinct

949

ステップ 21

ー ー ー

950

訴える

うったえる

to raise, to bring to (someone's attention)、to appeal to, to call for、to complain、to sue (a person), to take someone to court、to resort to (e.g. arms, violence)

951

訴状

そじょう

petition, complaint, (legal) brief

952

起訴

きそ

prosecution, indictment

953

告訴

こくそ

accusation, complaint, charge, legal action

954

直訴

じきそ

direct appeal

955

勝訴

しょうそ

winning a lawsuit

956

提訴

ていそ

presenting a case, suing

957

僧衣

そうい

priest's garb

958

僧院

そういん

monastery, temple

959

僧職

そうしょく

priesthood

960

僧俗

そうぞく

priests and laymen

961

僧坊

そうぼう

priests' temple quarters

962

僧門

そうもん

priesthood, Buddhism

963

学僧

がくそう

learned priest pursuing his studies

964

高僧

こうそう

high priest, virtuous priest

965

乾燥

かんそう

dryness, aridity, insipidity, dehydration, desiccation

966

枯燥

こそう

drying up, parching

967

高燥

こうそう

high and dry ground

968

焦燥

しょうそう

impatience, uneasiness, irritation, fretfulness

969

騒ぐ

さわぐ

to make noise, to make racket, to be noisy、to rustle, to swoosh、to lose one's cool, to panic, to act flustered

970

騒音

そうおん

noise

971

騒然

そうぜん

noisy, confused, uproarious

972

騒動

そうどう

strife, riot, rebellion, turmoil、(media) uproar, brouhaha, (public) outcry、feud, tussle, quarrel, dispute

973

騒乱

そうらん

disturbance, riot, mayhem

974

狂騒

きょうそう

mania, wild excitement

975

物騒

ぶっそう

dangerous, disturbed, insecure

976

胸騒ぎ

むなさわぎ

uneasiness, vague apprehension, premonition

977

贈呈

ぞうてい

presentation (e.g. of a gift, etc.)

978

贈答

ぞうとう

exchange of presents

979

贈与

ぞうよ

donation, presentation

980

寄贈

きぞう

donation, presentation, gift

981

即位

そくい

enthronement

982

即応

そくおう

compliance, conformance, adaptation

983

即座

そくざ

immediate, right there on the spot, impromptu, instant, instantaneous

984

即席

そくせき

extempore, impromptu, improvised, ad-lib, off-the-cuff, instant

985

即断即決

そくだんそっけつ

making a swift decision, making immediate decisions and taking quick actions

986

即答

そくとう

immediate reply

987

即興

そっきょう

improvisation, impromptu, off the cuff, without a score

988

即刻

そっこく

immediately, at once, instantly

989

俗悪

ぞくあく

worldliness, vulgarity, coarseness

990

俗事

ぞくじ

worldly affairs, daily routine、popular usage

991

俗説

ぞくせつ

common saying, popular version, folklore, tradition

992

俗物

ぞくぶつ

worldly-minded person, vulgar person, philistine, snob, vulgar and ostentatious person.

993

通俗

つうぞく

popular, common

994

低俗

ていぞく

vulgar

995

風俗

ふうぞく

manners, customs、sex service, sex industry

996

民俗

みんぞく

folk customs, folkways, ethnic customs

997

世俗

せぞく

secularity、common customs, worldliness, vulgar, popular, the world, the common people

998

耐える

たえる

to bear, to stand, to endure, to put up with、to support, to withstand, to resist, to brave

999

耐火

たいか

fireproof

1000

耐寒

たいかん

cold-resistant

1001

耐久

たいきゅう

endurance, persistence

1002

耐震

たいしん

resistant to earthquakes

1003

耐水

たいすい

water-resistant, waterproof

1004

耐熱

たいねつ

heat-resisting

1005

耐用

たいよう

durability

1006

忍耐

にんたい

endurance, perseverance, patience

1007

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1008

交替

こうたい

alternation, change, relief, relay, shift, substitution (sports, etc.)

1009

代替

だいたい

substitution, alternation

1010

替え歌

かえうた

parody (of a song)

1011

口座振替

こうざふりがえ

direct debit, account-to-account transfer

1012

両替

りょうがえ

change, money exchange

1013

沢山

たくさん

many, a lot, much

1014

恩沢

おんたく

favour, favor, benefit

1015

光沢

こうたく

brilliance, polish, lustre, luster, glossy finish (of photographs)

1016

潤沢

じゅんたく

luster, lustre, favor, favour, abundance, plenty

1017

沢蟹

さわがに

Japanese freshwater crab (Geothelphusa dehaani)

1018

沢登り

さわのぼり

climbing a gorge

1019

拓く

ひらく

to open (e.g. path), to clear (the way), to break up (e.g. land)

1020

拓殖

たくしょく

colonization, colonisation, exploitation

1021

拓本

たくほん

rubbed copy, folio of rubbings

1022

開拓

かいたく

reclamation (of wasteland), cultivation

1023

干拓

かんたく

land reclamation (from sea)

1024

魚拓

ぎょたく

fish print

1025

濁音

だくおん

sonant, voiced sound

1026

濁水

だくすい

muddy water

1027

濁流

だくりゅう

muddy stream

1028

汚濁

おだく

pollution, contamination, corruption, graft

1029

混濁

こんだく

turbidity, cloudiness (of a liquid), opacity, muddiness (e.g. water, mind, consciousness)

1030

清濁

せいだく

good and evil, purity and impurity、voiced and unvoiced consonants

1031

白濁

はくだく

cloudiness, turbidity, nebula (medical)

1032

濁り酒

にごりざけ

unfiltered sake (cloudy), unrefined sake

1033

脱ぐ

ぬぐ

to take off (clothes, shoes, etc.), to undress

1034

脱衣

だつい

undressing, taking off one's clothes

1035

脱出

だっしゅつ

escape, break-out

1036

脱税

だつぜい

tax evasion

1037

脱皮

だっぴ

ecdysis, shedding (of skin), sloughing, molting, moulting, casting off、freeing oneself, breaking with (convention, etc.)

1038

脱落

だつらく

loss, dropping out, falling by the wayside

1039

着脱

ちゃくだつ

attaching and detaching, putting on and removing

1040

離脱

りだつ

withdrawal, secession, separation, breakaway

1041

丹精

たんせい

working earnestly, sincerity, diligence, effort, pains

1042

丹誠

たんせい

working earnestly, sincerity, diligence, effort, painsl

1043

丹頂

たんちょう

red-crowned crane, Japanese crane (Grus japonensis)

1044

丹念

たんねん

assiduity, diligence, application

1045

淡紅色

たんこうしょく

pink

1046

淡い

あわい

light, faint, pale, fleeting

1047

淡水

たんすい

fresh water (i.e. not salt water)

1048

淡淡

たんたん

uninterested, unconcerned, indifferent, dispassionate, matter-of-fact, detached

1049

淡泊

たんぱく

light (color, colour, taste), simple, plain、frank, candid, ingenuous, indifferent

1050

濃淡

のうたん

light and shade, shade (of colour, color)、depth (of flavor), complexity, strength and weakness (of flavor)

1051

冷淡

れいたん

coolness, indifference

1052

淡雪

あわゆき

light snowfall

1053

嘆く

なげく

to sigh, to lament, to grieve

1054

嘆かわしい

なげかわしい

sad, wretched, deplorable

1055

嘆願

たんがん

entreaty, appeal, petition

1056

嘆賞

たんしょう

admiration, praise

1057

嘆声

たんせい

sigh (of admiration or lamentation)

1058

嘆息

たんそく

sigh, grief, lamentation, deploring

1059

感嘆

かんたん

admiration, wonder, astonishment

1060

驚嘆

きょうたん

wonder, admiration, being struck with admiration

1061

悲嘆

ひたん

grief, sorrow, anguish, lamentation

1062

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1063

端末

たんまつ

terminal, computer terminal

1064

異端

いたん

heresy

1065

極端

きょくたん

extreme, extremity

1066

片端

かたはし

one edge, one end, one side

1067

井戸端会議

いどばたかいぎ

content-free chat, idle gossip

1068

道端

みちばた

roadside, wayside

1069

弾圧

だんあつ

oppression, suppression, pressure

1070

弾性

だんせい

elasticity

1071

弾薬

だんやく

ammunition

1072

弾力

だんりょく

elasticity, flexibility

1073

実弾

じつだん

live bullets, live ammunition, ball cartridge, money

1074

爆弾

ばくだん

bomb

1075

連弾

れんだん

four handed performance (on the piano)

1076

弾き手

ひきて

performer or player (of an instrument)

1077

弾く

ひく

to play (piano, guitar)

1078

弾む

はずむ

to spring, to bound, to bounce, to be stimulated, to be encouraged, to get lively, to treat oneself to, to splurge on

1079

恥じる

はじる

to feel ashamed

1080

恥じらう

はじらう

to feel shy, to be bashful, to blush

1081

恥部

ちぶ

private parts, privates, genitalia, secret place

1082

無恥

むち

shameless

1083

恥知らず

はじしらず

shameless (person)

1084

赤恥

あかはじ

shame, disgrace

1085

生き恥

いきはじ

living in disgrace

1086

致死

ちし

lethal, fatal

1087

致命傷

ちめいしょう

fatal wound

1088

合致

がっち

agreement, concurrence, conformance, compliance

1089

極致

きょくち

culmination, perfection

1090

招致

しょうち

invitation

1091

筆致

ひっち

literary style, stroke of the brush, touch

1092

風致

ふうち

taste, elegance

1093

誘致

ゆうち

attraction, lure, invitation

1094

致す

いたす

to do (humble)

1095

遅速

ちそく

speed, progress

1096

蓄財

ちくざい

amassing of wealth

1097

蓄積

ちくせき

accumulation, accumulate, store

1098

蓄電池

ちくでんち

storage battery

1099

含蓄

がんちく

implication, significance, connotation, depth of meaning, complications of a problem

1100

貯蓄

ちょちく

savings

1101

備蓄

びちく

emergency stores, stored, reserved

1102

蓄える

たくわえる

to store, to put in stock

1103

沖天

ちゅうてん

rising into the heavens

1104

沖合

おきあい

coast, offing, offshore

1105

沖釣り

おきづり

offshore fishing

1106

跳ねる

はねる

to jump, to leap, to prance, to spring up, to bound, to hop

1107

縄跳び

なわとび

skipping rope, jump rope

1108

飛び跳ねる

とびはねる

to jump up and down, to hop

1109

幅跳び

はばとび

long jump, broad jump

1110

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1111

徴候

ちょうこう

sign, indication, omen, symptom

1112

徴収

ちょうしゅう

collection, levy

1113

徴発

ちょうはつ

requisition, commandeering

1114

徴兵

ちょうへい

conscription, recruitment, enlistment

1115

象徴

しょうちょう

symbol

1116

追徴

ついちょう

supplementary charge

1117

特徴

とくちょう

feature, trait, characteristic, pecularity, distinction

1118

清澄

せいちょう

clear, serene

1119

澄まし顔

すましがお

composed expression, clear face

1120

上澄み

うわずみ

the clear top of a liquid, the clear layer in a fluid, atop the sediment

1121

耳を澄ます

みみをすます

to listen carefully, to strain one's ears

1122

澄む

すむ

to clear (e.g. weather), to become transparent

1123

澄ます

すます

to clear, to make clear, to be unruffled, to look unconcerned, to look demure, to look prim, to put on airs

1124

沈下

ちんか

sinking, subsidence

1125

沈思

ちんし

contemplation, meditation

1126

沈着

ちんちゃく

settling or depositing (at the bottom of something), deposition, pigmentation

1127

沈痛

ちんつう

grave, sad, mournful, sorrowful, pensive

1128

沈殿

ちんでん

precipitation, deposition, settlement (e.g. of sediment)

1129

消沈

しょうちん

depression, low spirits, dejection

1130

浮沈

ふちん

floating and sinking, rise and fall, ebb and flow, ups and downs

1131

珍奇

ちんき

strange, rare, novel, curious

1132

珍客

ちんきゃく

welcome visitor, rare guest

1133

珍重

ちんちょう

prizing, valuing highly, esteeming

1134

珍品

ちんぴん

curio, rare article

1135

珍味

ちんみ

delicacy, dainties

1136

珍妙

ちんみょう

queer, odd, fantastic

1137

抵抗

ていこう

resistance, opposition, standing up to

1138

抵触

ていしょく

collision, conflict、being contrary, being incompatible, being inconsistent, being contradictory

1139

抵当

ていとう

mortgage, security, hypothec, pledge

1140

大抵

たいてい

mostly, ordinarily, usually, generally

1141

堤防

ていぼう

bank, weir, embankment, levee

1142

防潮堤

ぼうちょうてい

tide embankment, seawall

1143

防波堤

ぼうはてい

breakwater, mole

1144

つつみ

bank, embankment, dike

1145

摘出

てきしゅつ

picking out, exposing, taking out, -ectomy (suf) (surgical removal)

1146

摘発

てきはつ

exposing, unmasking, laying bare

1147

摘要

てきよう

summary, outline

1148

指摘

してき

pointing out, identification

1149

摘み草

つみくさ

picking herbs and wildflowers

1150

茶摘み

ちゃつみ

tea harvesting (picking)

1151

滴下

てきか

drip, drop, distill

1152

一滴

いってき

drop (of fluid)

1153

雨滴

うてき

raindrops

1154

点滴

てんてき

intravenous drip, IV, drip-feed

1155

余滴

よてき

drippings

1156

しずく

drop (of water), drip

1157

滴る

したたる

to drip, to drop, to trickle

1158

兵役

へいえき

military service, conscription

1159

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1160

添加

てんか

addition, annexing

1161

添景

てんけい

persons or animals added to a picture, incidental details of a picture

1162

添乗

てんじょう

accompanying, escorting

1163

添付

てんぷ

attachment (e.g. email), appendix (e.g. of a report, document, etc), annex, appendage, annexure

1164

添え物

そえもの

addition, supplement

1165

添い寝

そいね

sleeping together

1166

添える

そえる

to garnish, to accompany (as a card does a gift)

1167

添う

そう

to meet (one's expectations, etc.), to satisfy, to comply with

1168

殿堂

でんどう

palace, hall, shrine, temple, sanctuary

1169

貴殿

きでん

you (primarily used by men in letters to their male equals or superiors)

1170

宮殿

きゅうでん

palace

1171

沈殿

ちんでん

precipitation, deposition, settlement (e.g. of sediment)

1172

御殿

ごてん

palace, court

1173

殿方

とのがた

gentlemen, men

1174

殿様

とのさま

feudal lord, daimyo

1175

吐息

といき

sigh, long breath

1176

吐血

とけつ

vomiting of blood

1177

吐露

とろ

express one's mind, speak out

1178

吐き気

はきけ

nausea, sickness in the stomach

1179

途上

とじょう

en route, half-way

1180

途方

とほう

way, destination, reason

1181

帰途

きと

on the way back, returning

1182

使途

しと

purpose for which money is spent, the way money is spent, how goods are used

1183

前途

ぜんと

future prospects, outlook, the journey ahead

1184

中途

ちゅうと

in the middle, half-way

1185

別途

べっと

special, special reserve (account)、separate

1186

用途

ようと

use, usefulness, utility, service, purpose

1187

渡河

とか

river crossing

1188

渡海

とかい

crossing the sea

1189

渡航

とこう

voyage

1190

渡米

とべい

going to USA, going to America

1191

渡来

とらい

visit (from abroad)、introduction (from abroad), importation

1192

過渡期

かとき

transition period

1193

世渡り