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Kanji Information Sheet for 衰 ( PDF version )
Bushu (Radical) Info:
亠 (なべぶた) – lid
衣 (ころも) – clothing
Levels: JLPT N1 | JLPT 1 (old) | Grade 8
Frequency: #1432 of the 2500 most used kanji in newspapers
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JLPT N1 Words
- 衰える [おとろえる]
(v1) to become weak; to decline; to wear; to abate; to decay; to wither; to waste away [K] [D] [Jisho]
- 老衰 [ろうすい]
(n) senility; senile decay [K] [D] [Jisho]
Other Popular Words Not Classified by JLPT
- 衰え [おとろえ]
(n) weakening; emaciation; decline [K] [D] [Jisho]
- 衰弱 [すいじゃく]
(n) weakness; debility; breakdown; prostration [K] [D] [Jisho]
- 衰退 [すいたい]
(n,vs) decline; decay [K] [D] [Jisho]
- 盛衰 [せいすい]
(n) rise and fall; ups and downs; welfare; vicissitudes [K] [D] [Jisho]