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sticky; tenacious
Kanji 1679

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Synopsis

Knowing this kanji enables us to talk about sticky substances (from natto and rice to Post-It notes) and about a stick-to-it attitude in life, in sports, and in business. Learn to say, "You hung in there very well, but I won." Find out which term for "tenacious" is positive (i.e., persevering) and which is negative (i.e., persistent). Also learn terms related to clay, adhesion, viscosity, and more.

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Kanji PDF
Cover of essay 1679 on 迭, titled "Sticking to It"
Mini Profile
JOYO ON-YOMI
ネン
JOYO KUN-YOMI
ねば-る
STROKES11
RADICAL米 (119: rice)
JLPTN1
HALPERN893/1212
HENSHALL1679
SPAHN6b5.4