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i adjective

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English Meaning(s) for きつい

i adjective
  1. tough; hard; severe; demanding; harsh (sometimes written 緊い)
  2. determined; strong-minded; forceful; formidable; fierce
  3. strong (e.g. sunlight, alcohol); severe; intense
  4. (too) tight; constricting; close
  5. extreme; unusually strong

Definition and Synonyms for きつい

Stiff having a strong physiological or chemical effect
Synonyms: きつい, こわい, どぎつい, 剛力, 強い, 強いる, 強力, 強烈, 激しい, , 濃い, 濃厚
Wicked intensely or extremely bad or unpleasant in degree or quality
Synonyms: きつい, すごい, ひどい, むごい, いかめしい, こっぴどい, ものすごい, とんでもない, 凄まじい, 厳しい, 大変, 峻烈, 恐ろしい, 深刻, 激しい, 激烈, 激甚, 猛烈, 甚だしい, 甚大, 痛烈, 苛烈, 酷烈
Strong not faint or feeble
Synonyms: きつい, こわい, おっきい, どぎつい, 強い, 強いる, 強勢, 激しい, 豪勢
Tight packed closely together
Synonyms: きつい
Demanding requiring more than usually expected or thought due
Synonyms: きつい
Rugged very difficult
Synonyms: タフ, きつい, つらい, づらい, 厳しい, 困難, 辛い
Hard characterized by effort to the point of exhaustion
Synonyms: きつい, つらい, づらい, ハード, ヘビー, ヘヴィ, しんどい, 困難, 大変, 懸命, 苦しい, 辛い, 重たい, 難しい
Hard unfortunate or hard to bear
Synonyms: タフ, きつい, つらい, ハード
Severe very bad in degree or extent
Synonyms: きつい, ひどい, おっきい, こっぴどい, 凄烈, 厳しい, 大きい, 強度, 強烈, 激しい, 激烈, 激甚, 猛烈, 甚だしい
Hard resisting weight or pressure
Synonyms: きつい, ごつい, ハード, カチカチ, , 堅し, , 硬い, 硬質
Tight closely constrained or constricted or constricting
Synonyms: きつい, タイト
Intense possessing or displaying a distinctive feature to a heightened degree
Synonyms: きつい, こわい, どぎつい, 強い, 強いる, 強烈, 激しい, 猛烈, 甚だしい
Demanding especially great patience and effort and skill
Synonyms: きつい
Hard especially physical effort
Synonyms: きつい, つらい, づらい, ハード, ヘビー, ヘヴィ, しんどい, 困難, 大変, 懸命, 苦しい, 辛い, 重たい, 難しい
Rugged severely testing stamina or resolution
Synonyms: タフ, きつい, つらい, づらい, 厳しい, 困難, 辛い

Stroke Order Diagrams for きつい

Conjugations for きつい

Adjective stem
Negative te-form
Adverbial Form
Plain Form
Present Indicative Form
Present Indicative Negative Form
Past Indicative Form
Past Indicative Negative Form
Provisional Form
Present Indicative Form
Present Indicative Negative Form
Present Indicative Negative Colloquial Form
Conditional Form
Present Indicative Form
Present Indicative Negative Form
Nominalized Form
Objective Form

Sample Sentences for きつい

I'll work that into my tight schedule.
She has a sharp tongue.
I can't stand an awful sweat like this.
600 problems will be tough going.
Tom held Mary tight.

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