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  • on reading:
  • ジュウ   シュウ
  • kun reading:
  • しぶ   しぶい   しぶ
  • meaning(s):
  • astringent, hesitate, reluctant, have diarrhea
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かいじゅう ambiguous; obscure; equivocal
かきしぶ (astringent) persimmon juice
くじゅう bitterness; mortification; difficulty in understanding; distress; affliction
しぶ astringent (puckery) juice (of unripe persimmons)
しぶしぶ reluctantly; unwillingly