noun, takes する

  1. cutting, trimming, shearing, pruning.


Pronunciation Kanji Kana Is Common
剪裁 せんさい

Contained Kanji Breakdown

clip, snip, cut
セン き.る つ.む (Kentei 1)
in front, before
まえ ゼン さき (2nd, N5)
grass, straw, herbs
to divide
one, one radical (no.1)
イチ いっ ひと- (1st, N5)
cutting off feet as form of punishment
ゲツ グチ ゴツ
month, moon
つき ゲツ ガツ (1st, N5)
knife, standing sword radical (no. 18)
sword, saber, knife
かたな トウ ち (2nd, N1)
tailor, judge, decision
サイ さば.く た.つ (6th, N1)
to cut, wound, hurt
ジュウ ジッ ジュッ (1st, N5)
halberd, arms, festival car
ほこ カ ほこづくり (Kentei 1)
katakana no radical (no. 4)
ヘツ えい よう (Kentei 1)
piling, ceremony radical (no. 56)
ヨク いぐるみ (Kentei 1)
garment, clothes, dressing
イ ころも きぬ (4th, N2)
kettle lid radical (no. 8)
トウ (Kentei 1)
garment(衣) variant