くし
 
 
 
 
 
 

expression

  1. missing important things here and there, full of gaps.
    Unorthodox version of 櫛の歯が欠けたよう.

Variations

Pronunciation Kanji Kana Is Common
くし
 
 
 
 
 
 
櫛の歯が抜けたよう くしのはがぬけたよう

Contained Kanji Breakdown

comb
くし シツ くしけず.る (Kentei Pre-1)
tree, wood
き こ- モク (1st, N5)
node, season, period
セツ ふし セチ (4th, N1)
bamboo
たけ チク たか (1st, N2)
individual(個) variant
knife, wrapping enclosure(勹) variant
feathered stick, barb radical (no. 6)
ケツ かぎ (Kentei 1)
instant, namely, as is
ソク つ.く すなわ.ち (7th, N1)
northeast (Oriental zodiac), stopping, good radical (no. 138)
コン うしとら (Kentei Pre-1)
day, sun, Japan
ひ ニチ ジツ (1st, N5)
garment, clothes, dressing
ころも イ きぬ (4th, N2)
kettle lid radical (no. 8)
トウ (Kentei 1)
garment(衣) variant
seal radical (no. 26)
セツ わりふ (Kentei 1)
tooth, cog
は シ よわい (3rd, N3)
stop, halt
と.まる や.める シ (2nd, N4)
divining, fortune-telling, divination or katakana to radical (no. 25)
ボク うらな.う うらない (Kentei Pre-1)
rice, USA, metre
こめ マイ ベイ (2nd, N3)
to divide
tree, wood
き こ- モク (1st, N5)
open box enclosure, open box radical (no. 17)
カン (Kentei 1)
slip out, extract, pull out
ぬ.く バツ ハイ (7th, N3)
hand, hand radical (no. 64)
シュ
friend
とも ユウ う (2nd, N5)
left hand, cliff(厂) variant
or again, furthermore, on the other hand
また ユウ やす (8th, N1)