遅 (slow) kanji
Slow
This kanji has 12 strokes. It is being learnt at grade 8.
This kanji belongs to jōyō (regular-use) kanji.
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Meaning:slow, late, back, later
On reading:
chi
Kun reading:おく-れる、おく-らす、おそ-い
oku-reru, oku-rasu, oso-i

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遅刻する
ちこくする
be late for, come late, be behind time
観光バスに乗り遅れる
かんこうばすにのりおくれる
miss the sightseeing bus
数日遅らせる
すうじつおくらせる
postpone ~ for a few days
今からじゃもう遅い
いまからじゃもうおそい
It is too late to start now.
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