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Kanji Information Sheet for 酷 ( PDF version )
Bushu (Radical) Info: 酉 (ひよみのとり) – sake
Levels: JLPT N1 | JLPT 1 (old) | Grade 8
Frequency: #1596 of the 2500 most used kanji in newspapers
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JLPT N4 Words
- 酷い [ひどい]
(adj) (uk) cruel; awful; severe; very bad; serious; terrible; heavy; violent [K] [D] [Jisho]
JLPT N1 Words
- 残酷 [ざんこく]
(adj-na,n) cruelty; harshness [K] [D] [Jisho]
- 冷酷 [れいこく]
(adj-na,n) cruelty; coldheartedness; relentless; ruthless [K] [D] [Jisho]
Other Popular Words Not Classified by JLPT
- 過酷 [かこく]
(adj-na,n) rigour; severity; cruelty; harsh [K] [D] [Jisho]
- 酷 [こく]
(adj-na,n) severe; harsh; stringent; rigorous; strict; unfair [K] [D] [Jisho]
- 酷使 [こくし]
(n) exploitation; overuse; abuse [K] [D] [Jisho]
- 酷似 [こくじ]
(n,vs) resemblance; resemble [K] [D] [Jisho]
- 酷暑 [こくしょ]
(n) intense heat [K] [D] [Jisho]
- 酷評 [こくひょう]
(n) severe criticism; damnation [K] [D] [Jisho]