Meaning

Primary

Characteristic

Alternative

Trait

Word Type

noun

Explanation

Your special quality is your characteristics or your traits.

Reading

とくしつ
Kyoko
(Tokyo accent, female)
Kenichi
(Tokyo accent, male)

Explanation

This is a jukugo word, which usually means on'yomi readings from the kanji. If you know the readings of your kanji you'll know how to read this as well.

Context

Context Sentences

笑いは人間だけの特質なのかな?それとも動物も笑うのかな?

Is laughter a characteristic that only humans have, or can animals laugh as well?

Kanji Composition