Meaning of たい in Japanese

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Definition of たい

  1. (n) ill will; malice; another intention; secret purpose; ulterior motive; fickleness; double-mindedness
  1. (n, n-suf) body; physique; posture
  2. shape; form; style

    If he had trained himself harder at that time, he would be healthier now.

  3. substance; identity; reality
  4. (math) field
  5. (ctr) counter for humanoid forms (e.g. dolls, statues, corpses, etc.)

    Up to now he had made nine humanoid robots but they were all demonstration models.

  1. (n, conj) opposite; opposition
  2. versus; vs

    There is going to be a game between Waseda and Keio today.

  3. to (i.e. "we won the game five to three")

    We won the game by three goals to one.

  4. equal footing; equal terms
  5. against ...; anti-; toward ...; to ...

    The company's exports to India amounted to $100 million last year.

  1. (n-suf) band (e.g. conduction, valence); belt (e.g. Van-Allen, asteroid, etc.)

    Her kimono and obi combination is smart, isn't it?

たい(tai) · タイ(tai)

鯛 Kanji Details

  1. (n) sea bream (Sparidae); porgy

    Throw a sprat to catch a whale.

  2. tai (species of reddish-brown Pacific sea bream, Pagrus major)
  1. (n, n-suf) party; group; crew; team; body

    He was a member of the expedition which climbed Mount Everest.

  2. company (of troops); corps; unit; squad
たい(tai) · タイ(tai)

泰 Kanji Details

  1. (n) Thailand

    Do you have any other guidebooks about Thailand?

  1. (aux-adj) (after the -masu stem of a verb) want to ... do something; would like to ...
  2. (prt) (at sentence-end) indicates emphasis
  3. (suf, adj-i) (after a noun or the -masu stem of a verb) very ... →Related words: めでたい
たい(tai) · はら(hara)

胎 Kanji Details

  1. (n) womb
  1. (n, n-suf) condition; figure; appearance
  2. (ling) voice →Related words: ボイス
  1. (suf, ctr) counter for things inside a bag

    The buildings are filled with bags of wheat.

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Sentences containing たい

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