締 (tighten) kanji
Tighten
This kanji has 15 strokes. It is being learnt at grade 8.
This kanji belongs to jōyō (regular-use) kanji.
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Meaning:tighten, tie, shut, lock, fasten
On reading:テイ
tei
Kun reading:し-まる、し-まり、し-める、-し-め、-じ-め
shi-maru, shi-mari, shi-meru, -shi-me, -ji-me

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平和条約を締結する
へいわじょうやくをていけつする
conclude a peace treaty
引き締まった~
ひきしまった
tightened, tight, tense, compact
シートベルトを締める
しーとべるとをしめる
fasten one's seat-belt (safety-belt)
気を引き締める
きをひきしめる
brace oneself
締め切り
しめきり
closing, a deadline
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