直 (straightaway) kanji
Straightaway
This kanji has 8 strokes. It is being learnt at grade 2.
This kanji belongs to jōyō (regular-use) kanji.
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Meaning:straightaway, honesty, frankness, fix, repair
On reading:チョク、ジキ、ジカ
choku, jiki, jika
Kun reading:ただ-ちに、なお-す、-なお-す、なお-る、なお-き、す-ぐ
tada-chini, nao-su, -nao-su, nao-ru, nao-ki, su-gu

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直接
ちょくせつ
directly, at first hand ☆=直に(じかに)
正直
しょうじき
honesty, veracity, uprightness, sincerity, rectitude, truthfulness, honest, upright, truthful
正直言うと
しょうじきいうと
to tell the truth, speaking truthfully ☆=ぶっちゃけ (slang),正直(しょうじき)
直ちに
ただちに
immediately, at once, urgently ☆=すぐに,至急(しきゅう)
機嫌を直す
きげんをなおす
restore a bad mood
居直る
いなおる
resign oneself and become strong, turn aggressive
直ぐ怒る
すぐおこる
be easily offended
直談判
じかだんぱん
direct negotiations
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