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  • on reading:
  • kun reading:
  • す   さる   し   さし   とげ
  • meaning(s):
  • thorn, pierce, stab, prick, sting, calling card
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ぎゅうさし sliced raw beef
いら thorn; splinter; spine; biting words
calling card
とげ thorn; splinter; spine; biting words
いらいら getting nervous; irritation