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昧 means 'dark'

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Strokes : 9    Frequency: 1898   JLPT: N1    Usefulness: 5    Study set: 5-35    Grade: 8   Intermediate lesson: -    Beginner lesson: -   Begins 0 words   Used in 37 words   Used in 12 names   Not used as a component
Jōyō (常用)
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   マイ
On    バイ
Kun    くら   むさぼ
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With 昧 you can describe wording or stances as vague and can call people stupid and ignorant. But the real fun comes in with a term that people use to discuss immersions, as in, “I’m spending my life indulging in fantasies, writing, and naps” or “He spent his days just reading books.” This term can also pull you over to the dark side: “He lived a short life as a result of the evil acts he committed.”
⿰   sun; day   not yet  
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In the most useful 10,000 words in Japanese, 昧 is used 1 time, read 1 way.
Across all words in Japanese, 昧 is used 31 times, read 1 way.
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1. vague; ambiguous; unclear
2. fuzzy  (mathematics, computer terminology)
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マイ    dark, foolish   
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ミ    not yet   
ニチ   ジツ   sun; day   ひ    -か    
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