Japanese Dictionary

Reading and JLPT level
腕利き, 腕きき
Kana Reading
Word Senses
  • Parts of speech
    nouns which may take the genitive case particle `no', adjectival nouns or quasi-adjectives (keiyodoshi)
    able; capable; competent
    Example sentence
    権限腕利き助手委任した He delegated his authority to his competent assistant.
  • Parts of speech
    noun (common) (futsuumeishi)
    able person; person of ability
    Example sentence
    その腕利き医者多く病気治療できた The clever doctor could cure many illnesses.

Examples of 腕利き, 腕きき, うできき in a sentence

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Kanji in this word


12 strokes

arm, ability, talent

On'Yomi: ワン

Kun'Yomi: うで

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7 strokes

profit, advantage, benefit


Kun'Yomi: き.く

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