Meaning of かげん in Japanese

It seems that かげん(kagen) is an inflection of かげる.
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Definition of かげん

  1. (n) (moon's) last quarter
  1. (n) lower limit
  1. (n) hypothesis
  1. (n) good words; wise saying
  1. (n, adj-na) addition and subtraction
  2. allowance for
  3. degree; extent; measure

    彼女は甘さ加減がよいかどうかケーキの味見をした。
    She tasted the cake to see if it was sweet enough.

  4. condition; state of health

    私は彼が笑っているのを見てやっと自分のばかさ加減に気がついた。
    It was not until I saw him laughing that I realized what a fool I had been.

  5. seasoning; flavor; flavour; moderation; adjustment
  6. influence (of the weather)
  7. chance
  1. (n, adj-na) reticence; taciturnity
  1. (n) source of misfortune
  1. (n) flowery words
かごん(kagon) · かげん(kagen) 過言

過言 Kanji Details

  1. (n) exaggeration; saying too much
  2. misstatement; slip of the tongue; blunt saying
  1. (n) Kagen era (1303.8.5-1306.12.14)
  1. (n) non-standard pronunciation; dialect
  2. mistaken rumor; baseless gossip

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