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[きび()··]
kibishii
i adjective

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[きび()··]
kibishii

English Meaning(s) for 厳しい

i adjective
  1. severe; strict; rigid; unsparing; relentless
  2. hard (to do); difficult; tricky
  3. intense (e.g. cold); harsh (weather); inclement

Definition and Synonyms for 厳しい

Tight affected by scarcity and expensive to borrow
Synonyms: ピーピー, 厳しい, 窮屈
Unsparing not forbearing
Synonyms: 厳しい
Sternness the quality (as of scenery) being grim and gloomy and forbidding
Synonyms: 厳しい, 厳しさ
Badness used of the degree of something undesirable e.g. pain or weather
Synonyms: えらい, つらい, つらさ, づらい, にくい, まずい, こっぴどい, 厳しい, 厳しさ, 悪い, 悪さ, 憎い, 手ひどい, 手痛い, 苛烈, 辛い
Rigorousness excessive sternness
Synonyms: 不良, 厳しい, 厳しさ, 感度, 残酷, 激烈, 無情, 熾烈
Exacting severe and unremitting in making demands
Synonyms: 冷厳, 厳しい, 厳格, 峻厳, 峻峭, 手厳しい
Rugged very difficult
Synonyms: タフ, きつい, つらい, づらい, 厳しい, 困難, 辛い
Intense extremely sharp or intense
Synonyms: どぎつい, 凄烈, 厳しい, 強烈, 激しい, 激烈, 激甚, 猛烈, 甚だしい, 酷烈
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
Harsh severe
Synonyms: 厳しい
Majestic having or displaying great dignity or nobility
Synonyms: いかめしい, 厳しい, 堂々, 壮大, 荘厳, 荘厳, 荘重, 高大, 高尚, 高遠, 高邁
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
Severe unsparing and uncompromising in discipline or judgment
Synonyms: シビア, 厳しい, 厳格, 峻厳, 峻烈
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
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
Rigid incapable of compromise or flexibility
Synonyms: ゴリゴリ, いかめしい, 利かぬ気, 厳しい, 厳格, 厳重
Hard-And-Fast (of rules) stringently enforced
Synonyms: いかめしい, かしましい, やかましい, 厳しい, 厳密, 厳格, 厳重
Asperity something hard to endure
Synonyms: つらい, つらさ, づらい, こっぴどい, 厳い, 厳しい, 厳しさ, 手ひどい, 手厳しい, 手痛い, 苛烈, 辛い
Unsparing ruthless
Synonyms: 厳しい
Stern forbidding in aspect
Synonyms: いかめしい, 厳い, 厳しい, 峻厳, 険しい, 険悪, 険相
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

Meanings for each kanji in 厳しい

stern; strictness; severity; rigidity Kanji Details »

Categories 厳しい is a member of

Intensiveness high level or degree
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Sternness uncompromising resolution
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Asperity something hard to endure
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Difficulty the quality of being difficult
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Stroke Order Diagrams for 厳しい

Conjugations for 厳しい

Adjective stem
[きび()·]
kibishi
te-form
[きび()···]
kibishikute
Negative te-form
[きび()·····]
kibishikunakute
Adverbial Form
[きび()··]
kibishiku
Plain Form
Present Indicative Form
[きび()··]
kibishii
Present Indicative Negative Form
[きび()····]
kibishikunai
Past Indicative Form
[きび()····]
kibishikatta
Past Indicative Negative Form
[きび()······]
kibishikunakatta
Provisional Form
Present Indicative Form
[きび()····]
kibishikereba
Present Indicative Negative Form
[きび()······]
kibishikunakereba
Present Indicative Negative Colloquial Form
[きび()·····]
kibishikunakya
Conditional Form
Present Indicative Form
[きび()·····]
kibishikattara
Present Indicative Negative Form
[きび()·······]
kibishikunakattara
Nominalized Form
Objective Form
[きび()··]
kibishisa

Sample Sentences for 厳しい

I always tried to be strict with them and not to smile.
It's a grim world.
Some people live far removed from harsh realities.
He had a severe look on his face.
I was brought up under rigid discipline.

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