Definition of 細

  • dainty
  • get thin
  • taper
  • slender
  • narrow

Readings

On'Yomi (音読み) Kun'yomi (訓読み)
  • サイ
  • ほそ
  • ほそ
  • こま
  • こまかい

Popular Words With This Kanji

亜細亜, アジア, あじあ

Asia (esp. "the Far East"), Asian, Asiatic

細胞, さいぼう, さいほう

cell (biology)

詳細, しょうさい

detail, particulars

細かい, こまかい

small, fine, minute, minor, trivial, sensitive, attentive

細い, ほそい

thin, slender, fine, unlucky (billiards slang)

細菌, さいきん

bacillus, bacterium, germ

細部, さいぶ

details

細か, こまか

small, fine, detailed, stingy

細やか, ささやか

meagre, meager, modest

細工, さいく

work, craftsmanship, tactics, trick


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