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Meaning of 遅

slow, late, back, later




おく(れる)、 おそ(い)
oku(reru), oso(i)

Learn Japanese kanji: 【 チ / おく(れる)、 おそ(い) 】

Meaning: slow, late, back, later.

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Example #1

karera no keikaku ga okureru.
Their plans are delayed.
Example #2

kare wa itsumo henji ga osoi.
He always replies late.
Example #3

nebou shita node jugyou ni chikoku shita.
I was late for class because I overslept.
Example #4

paatii wa yoru osoku made tsudzuita.
The party continued late into the night.
Example #5

kyou no kaeri ga osoi kara, saki ni gohan wo tabete kudasai.
I'll be heading home late today, so go ahead and eat without me.

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