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[すこ()·]
sukoshi
adverb, noun

English Meaning(s) for 少し

adverb, noun
  1. small quantity; little; few; something
  2. little while
  3. short distance

Definition and Synonyms for 少し

Mildly to a moderate degree
Synonyms: 少し
A Trifle to a small degree
Synonyms: やや, ちっと, ちっとも, ちょっと, ぽっちり, ぽつぽつ, もそっと, ちょっくら, ちょびっと, ちっとやそっと, 一寸, 何らか, 僅か, 多少, 少々, 少し, 幾分, 心持ち, 若干
More Or Less to a small degree or extent
Synonyms: ちっと, ちょい, ちょっと, ちょびっと, 一寸, 多少, 少々, 少し, 幾分, 心成し, 心持ち
Piece an instance of some kind
Synonyms: 一つ, 少し
A Trifle somewhat
Synonyms: やや, ちっと, ちっとも, ちょっと, ぽっちり, ぽつぽつ, もそっと, ちょっくら, ちょびっと, ちっとやそっと, 一寸, 何らか, 僅か, 多少, 少々, 少し, 幾分, 心持ち, 若干

Meanings for each kanji in 少し

few; little Kanji Details »

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Stroke Order Diagrams for 少し

Sample Sentences for 少し

Is he anything of a scholar?
We took a short rest on the way.
That man was standing a little ways away, but he turned when he heard Tom shout.
She drinks a little wine at times.
I have few books.

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