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noun, noun, used as a suffix

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English Meaning(s) for 割

noun, noun, used as a suffix
  1. rate; ratio; proportion; percentage
  2. profit
  3. assignment
  4. 10%; unit of ten percent
  5. sumo match; schedule of sumo matches
  6. diluted with (of drinks); mixed with

Definition and Synonyms for 割

Assignment the act of distributing something to designated places or persons
Synonyms: アサインメント, , 割る, 割り当て, 割り当てる, 割り振り, 割り振る
Division the act or process of dividing
Synonyms: 分割, 分裂, , 割る
Parcel the allotment of some amount by dividing something
Synonyms: シェア, とりわけ, ポーション, 一口, 分け, 分ける, 分け前, , 割り当て, 割り当てる, 取り分, 取り前, 得分, 持ち分, 持ち前, 配分, 配当
Quota a proportional share assigned to each participant
Synonyms: とりわけ, クォータ, 分け前, , 割る, 割り前, 割り当て, 割り当てる, 取り分, 持ち分

Meanings for each kanji in 割

proportion; comparatively; divide; cut; separate; split Kanji Details »

Categories 割 is a member of

Separation the act of dividing or disconnecting
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Distribution the act of distributing or spreading or apportioning
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Allotment the act of distributing by allotting or apportioning
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Allotment a share set aside for a specific purpose
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Stroke Order Diagrams for 割

Sample Sentences for 割

Instead use words like "some", "many", "often", and begin statements with openers like, "In my experience, ...", "Excuse me if I'm wrong, but...", "In many instances, ...."
You can't make an omelette without breaking eggs.
I feel terrible, but I've just broken your ashtray.
I stepped on my Lady Gaga CD by mistake and broke it!
Japanese cultured pearls have come to monopolise as much as 60% of the world pearl market.

Comments for 割

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I learned this word with 時間割  (じかんわり ) .

But how would you use it with the #6 use;  diluted with (of drinks); mixed with ??


どうもありがとう !

#1 Posted by Mango J-Pop over 6 years ago

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