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  • on reading:
  • ケイ
  • kun reading:
  • かたむく   かたむける   かたぶく   かたげる   かしげる
  • meaning(s):
  • lean, incline, tilt, trend, wane, sink, ruin, bias
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うけい rightist; leaning to the right
けい lean; incline
いた かたむいたかうん fortunes on the wane (decline)
かたむき slope; inclination; list; tendency; trend; bent; disposition; bias
かたぶく to incline toward; to slant; to lurch; to heel over; to be disposed to; to trend toward; to be prone to; to go down (sun); to wane; to sink; to decline