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Learn JLPT N1 Vocabulary: 携帯 (keitai)

Learn JLPT N1 Vocabulary: 携帯 (keitai)

Kana: けいたい
Kanji: 携帯
Romaji: keitai

Type: Noun, のadjective, するverb
Meaning: something carried (in the hand), handheld, portable, mobile telephone, cell phone
JLPT level: N1

Example sentences:

サトルは携帯電話を耳に押し付けたまま、小さな円を描いて歩き回った。
satoru wa keitai denwa o mimi ni oshitsuketa mama, chiisa na e o kaite arukimawatta.
Satoru clutched his cell phone to his ear and paced in a tight circle.

二百ヤード離れた野外劇場の斜面を警官が続々とおりてきて、木立を探り、観光客に聞き込みをおこない、携帯無線機で交信している。
ni hyaku yaado hanareta yagai gekijou no shamen o keikan ga zokuzoku to orite kite, kodachi o saguri, kankoukyaku ni kikikomi o okonai, keitai musenki de koushin shite iru.
Two hundred yards away, on the slope above the amphitheater, a phalanx of police descend, searching groves, interviewing toursists, coordinating with one another on handheld radios.

携帯電話が何もかもを、少しずつ駄目にしていってるんです。
keitai denwa ga nani mo kamo o, sukoshi zutsu dame ni shite itte run desu.
Cell phones are slowly ruining everything.

イツキはすぐさま携帯電話を取り出し、発疹が出ている晴れ上がった指先を立ててみせた。
itsuki wa sugusama keitai denwa o toridashi, hasshin ga dete iru hareagatta yubisaki o tatete miseta.
Itsuki quickly pulled out his phone and held up his swollen, rashy fingertips.

Meaning in other languages:

Chinese: 手机 (shǒujī)
Korean: 휴대 (hyudae)

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