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Kanji Information Sheet for 却 ( PDF version )
on the contrary
Bushu (Radical) Info: 卩 (ふしづくり) – seal
Levels: JLPT N1 | JLPT 1 (old) | Grade 8
Frequency: #959 of the 2500 most used kanji in newspapers
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JLPT N2 Words
- 却って [かえって]
(adv) on the contrary; rather; all the more; instead [K] [D] [Jisho]
Other Popular Words Not Classified by JLPT
- 棄却 [ききゃく]
(n,vs) rejection; dismissal; abandoning; renunciation; waiver [K] [D] [Jisho]
- 却下 [きゃっか]
(n,vs) rejection; dismissal [K] [D] [Jisho]
- 減価償却 [げんかしょうきゃく]
(n) depreciation [K] [D] [Jisho]
- 償却 [しょうきゃく]
(n) repayment; redemption; amortization [K] [D] [Jisho]
- 焼却 [しょうきゃく]
(n,vs) incineration; destroy by fire [K] [D] [Jisho]
- 退却 [たいきゃく]
(n) retreat; withdrawal; retirement [K] [D] [Jisho]
- 脱却 [だっきゃく]
(n,vs) ridding (freeing) oneself [K] [D] [Jisho]
- 売却 [ばいきゃく]
(n,vs) sale; disposal by sale [K] [D] [Jisho]
- 返却 [へんきゃく]
(n,vs) return of something; repayment [K] [D] [Jisho]
- 忘却 [ぼうきゃく]
(n) lapse of memory; forgetfulness; oblivion [K] [D] [Jisho]
- 冷却 [れいきゃく]
(n,vs) cooling; refrigeration [K] [D] [Jisho]