筋, 条, すじ

  • suji
JLPT 3

Definition of 筋,条,すじ

noun (common) (futsuumeishi)

  • muscle
  • tendon
  • sinew

  • vein
  • artery

  • fiber
  • fibre
  • string

  • line
  • stripe
  • streak

  • reason
  • logic

  • plot
  • storyline

  • lineage
  • descent

  • school (e.g. of scholarship or arts)

  • aptitude
  • talent

  • source (of information, etc.)
  • circle
  • channel

  • well-informed person (in a transaction)

  • logical move (in go, shogi, etc.)

  • ninth vertical line (shogi)

  • seam on a helmet

  • gristly fish paste (made of muscle, tendons, skin, etc.)

  • social position
  • status

noun, used as a suffix, noun (common) (futsuumeishi), nouns which may take the genitive case particle `no'

  • on (a river, road, etc.)
  • along

suffix, counter

  • counter for long thin things

  • (Edo period) counter for hundreds of mon (obsolete unit of currency)

Related Kanji

muscle, sinew, tendon, fiber, plot, plan, descent
article, clause, item, stripe, streak

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Examples of 筋,条,すじ in a Sentence

There isn't much logic in what you're saying.
Non-violence is the first article of my faith.
その小説わからない
I don't understand this novel's plot.
I heard about it from another source last year.
説明はもっともらしいが、ちっとも通ってない
Your explanation sounds plausible, but it just doesn't hold water.
I heard it on good authority.
He had the role of narrating the television drama.
これは確かなから情報
I heard this from a safe source.
The action of the story takes place on an island.
はそのニュース確かなから得た。
I got the news from a reliable source.
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