Meaning of 軽い in Japanese

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Definition of 軽い

かるい(karui) · かろい(karoi) 軽い

軽 Kanji Details

  1. (adj-i) light (i.e. not heavy); feeling light (i.e. offering little resistance, moving easily)

    Although Eri's suitcase looks heavy, it's actually very light.

  2. light (i.e. of foot); nimble; agile

    I felt very light on my feet afterwards.

  3. non-serious; minor; unimportant; trivial

    However he wasn't seriously hurt and got away with light bruising.

  4. slight; small; gentle; soft

    I felt a light touch on my shoulder.

  5. easy; simple
  6. indiscriminate →Related words: 口が軽い

    I'm short-tempered, and a loose-tongued man.

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