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i adjective

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English Meaning(s) for 険しい

i adjective
  1. precipitous; rugged; inaccessible; impregnable; steep
  2. grim; severe; stern

Definition and Synonyms for 険しい

Distressfulness the quality of arousing fear or distress
Synonyms: 由々しい, 険しい
Rocky full of hardship or trials
Synonyms: 大変, 険しい
Steep having a sharp inclination
Synonyms: 切り立つ, 切り立った, 奇峭, 峻厳, 峻険, 巌巌とした, , 急峻, 険しい, 険峻, 険阻
Precipitousness the property possessed by a slope that is very steep
Synonyms: 険しい
Critical being in or verging on a state of crisis or emergency
Synonyms: 危うい, 危ない, 深刻, 険しい
Sheer very steep
Synonyms: 険しい
Stern of a stern or strict bearing or demeanor
Synonyms: いかめしい, 厳い, 厳しい, 峻厳, 険しい, 険悪, 険相
Harsh unpleasantly stern
Synonyms: ひどい, むごい, こっぴどい, 厳しい, 峻険, 手ひどい, 手厳しい, 過酷, , 酷烈, 険しい
Steeply in a steep manner
Synonyms: 険しい
Fierce violently agitated and turbulent
Synonyms: 凄まじい, 凄絶, 大荒れ, 強烈, 激しい, , 猛烈, 荒い, 荒々しい, 荒っぽい, 険しい
Sheer having a prominent and almost vertical front
Synonyms: 険しい
Stern forbidding in aspect
Synonyms: いかめしい, 厳い, 厳しい, 峻厳, 険しい, 険悪, 険相

Meanings for each kanji in 険しい

» precipitous; inaccessible place; impregnable position; steep place; sharp eyes

Categories 険しい is a member of

Slope the property possessed by a line or surface that departs from the horizontal
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Badness used of the degree of something undesirable e.g. pain or weather
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Stroke Order Diagrams for 険しい

Conjugations for 険しい

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 険しい

They climbed the rugged north face.
We climbed the steep slope.
The steep path is the sole access to the border.
He stared at the steep slope.
Her stern look told the boys that they were in trouble.

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