Definition of 旨

  • delicious
  • relish
  • show a liking for
  • purport
  • will
  • clever
  • expert

Readings

On'Yomi (音読み) Kun'yomi (訓読み)
  • むね
  • うま

Popular Words With This Kanji

旨い, 美味い, 甘い, 巧い, 上手い, 美い, うまい

skillful, clever, expert, wise, successful, delicious, appetizing, appetising, fortunate, splendid, promising

趣旨, 主旨, しゅし

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

趣旨, 主旨, しゅし

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

旨, 宗, むね

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

要旨, ようし

point, essentials, gist, summary, fundamentals

概ね, 大旨, おおむね

in general, generally, mostly, roughly, largely, mainly, on the whole, by and large, gist, point, main idea

内旨, ないし

emperor's secret orders

旨味, 旨み, うま味, うまみ

good flavor (flavour), good taste, deliciousness, umami (fifth category of taste, corresponding to the flavour of glutamates), skill, profit

旨味, 旨み, うま味, うまみ

good flavor (flavour), good taste, deliciousness, umami (fifth category of taste, corresponding to the flavour of glutamates), skill, profit

論旨, ろんし

point of an argument, drift of an argument


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