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i adjective

English Meaning(s) for 鋭い

i adjective
  1. sharp (blade); pointed
  2. sharp (pain); stabbing; cutting (remark); stinging; pointed (question or look); screeching (noise)
  3. perceptive; keen; quick (mind); astute; shrewd; discerning
  4. nimble; agile; quick

Definition and Synonyms for 鋭い

Sensitive being susceptible to the attitudes, feelings, or circumstances of others
Synonyms: さとい, センシブル, センシティブ, 多情, 多情多感, 多感, 感じやすい, 敏感, 短慮, 神経質, 過敏, 鋭い, 鋭敏
Sharp changing suddenly in direction and degree
Synonyms: 急に, 鋭い
Sapiently in a shrewd manner
Synonyms: 敏感, 鋭い
Sharp marked by practical hardheaded intelligence
Synonyms: さとい, シャープ, 俊敏, 利口, 小賢しい, 慧敏, 抜け目ない, , 犀利, 穎敏, 聡明, 英明, 賢い, 鋭い, 鋭利, 鋭敏
Sharp harsh
Synonyms: 辛辣, 鋭い
Pointed having a point
Synonyms: 尖る, 尖った, 鋭い
Sharp ending in a sharp point
Synonyms: シャープ, 先鋭, 尖る, 尖った, 鋭い, 鋭利
Piercingly in a shrill voice
Synonyms: 甲高い, 鋭い
Pointed direct and obvious in meaning or reference
Synonyms: 鋭い
Discerning having or revealing keen insight and good judgment
Synonyms: さとい, 明哲, 明達, 鋭い
Sharp having or made by a thin edge or sharp point
Synonyms: シャープ, 先鋭, 尖る, 尖った, 犀利, 鋭い, 鋭利
Keen having a sharp cutting edge or point
Synonyms: 鋭い
Sharp keenly and painfully felt
Synonyms: 鋭い
Sharp quick and forceful
Synonyms: 鋭い
Sharp having or emitting a high-pitched and sharp tone or tones
Synonyms: けたたましい, 甲走る, 甲走った, 甲高, 甲高い, 鋭い, 高調子, 黄色い
Keen intense or sharp
Synonyms: シャープ, 鋭い, 鋭利, 鋭敏
Perceptive having the ability to perceive or understand
Synonyms: 慧眼, 慧眼, 炯眼, 穎悟, 鋭い
Discriminating having or demonstrating ability to recognize or draw fine distinctions
Synonyms: さとい, シャープ, , 明敏, 犀利, 穎敏, 聡明, 英明, 鋭い, 鋭利, 鋭敏
Pointed often unpleasant
Synonyms: 鋭い
Sharp as if caused by a sharp edge or point
Synonyms: 鋭い
Perceptive keen in discernment
Synonyms: 慧眼, 慧眼, 炯眼, 穎悟, 鋭い
Sharp suitable for cutting or piercing
Synonyms: シャープ, 先鋭, 尖る, 尖った, 犀利, 鋭い, 鋭利

Meanings for each kanji in 鋭い

pointed; sharpness; edge; weapon; sharp; violent Kanji Details »

Stroke Order Diagrams for 鋭い

Conjugations for 鋭い

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
Conditional Form
Present Indicative Form
Present Indicative Negative Form

Sample Sentences for 鋭い

I have a good sense of smell.
His observation is sharp, but he says very little.
All of a sudden, I felt a sharp pain in my stomach.
The newsman has a nose for news.
Birds have sharp eyes.

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