Dictionary definitions of English RTK keywords

I selected some less common keywords and copied definitions for them from New Oxford American Dictionary, which is used by Google's dictionary API and the dictionary application in OS X. I also included separate sections for ambiguous keywords and keywords that didn't have exact definitions in New Oxford American Dictionary.

There are still probably some errors, and particularly the section for ambiguous keywords in RTK3 could be expanded.

The lines in each section are sorted by the RTK frame numbers. The keywords and frame numbers are from the sixth edition of RTK1 and the third edition of RTK3.

As far as I'm concerned, the list is released in the public domain.

(Note that the Google Docs spreadsheet posted by frony0 below is based on an earlier version of this list. After it was made, I have changed the format of this list, added keywords for RTK3, fixed some errors, added and removed some words, and switched to sixth and third edition keywords.)

Definitions copied from New Oxford American Dictionary (RTK1)

derision 嘲 contemptuous ridicule or mockery
ladle 勺 a large long-handled spoon with a cup-shaped bowl, used for serving soup, stew, or sauce
den 洞 a wild animal's lair or habitation
grove 林 a small wood, orchard, or group of trees
paulownia 桐 a small Southeast Asian tree with heart-shaped leaves and fragrant lilac flowers
parch 燥 make or become dry through intense heat
seedling 苗 a young plant, esp. one raised from seed and not from a cutting
portent 兆 a sign or warning that something, esp. something momentous or calamitous, is likely to happen
spinal column 脊 the spine; the backbone
pagoda 塔 a Hindu or Buddhist temple or sacred building, typically a many-tiered tower, in India and the Far East
effulgent 旺 shining brightly; radiant
pig iron 銑 crude iron as first obtained from a smelting furnace, in the form of oblong blocks
angling 釣 the sport or pastime of fishing with a rod and line
rut 軌 a long deep track made by the repeated passage of the wheels of vehicles
graft 賂 practices, esp. bribery, used to secure illicit gains in politics or business; corruption
twig 条 a slender woody shoot growing from a branch or stem of a tree or shrub
happenstance 故 coincidence
admonish 警 warn or reprimand someone firmly
chastise 討 rebuke or reprimand severely
rebuke 諭 express sharp disapproval or criticism of (someone) because of their behavior or actions
revile 蔑 criticize in an abusive or angrily insulting manner
ford 渉 a shallow place in a river or stream allowing one to walk or drive across
levy 賦 impose (a tax, fee, or fine)
nativity 誕 the occasion of a person's birth
cornerstone 礎 a stone that forms the base of a corner of a building, joining two walls
canopy 幌 an ornamental cloth covering hung or held up over something, esp. a throne or bed
brocade 錦 a rich fabric, usually silk, woven with a raised pattern, typically with gold or silver thread
persimmon 柿 an edible fruit that resembles a large tomato and has very sweet flesh
irrigate 沃 supply water to (land or crops) to help growth, typically by means of channels
vie 競 compete eagerly with someone in order to do or achieve something
hoarse 喝 (of a person's voice) sounding rough and harsh, typically as the result of a sore throat or of shouting
briar 茨 any of a number of prickly scrambling shrubs, esp. the sweetbrier and other wild roses
ridgepole 棟 a horizontal beam along the ridge of a roof, into which the rafters are fastened
rouse 起 bring out of sleep; awaken
placenta 胞 a flattened circular organ in the uterus of pregnant eutherian mammals, nourishing and maintaining the fetus through the umbilical cord
consummate 遂 complete (a transaction or attempt); make perfect
char 焦 partially burn (an object) so as to blacken its surface
quandary 困 a state of perplexity or uncertainty over what to do in a difficult situation
matrimony 姻 the state or ceremony of being married; marriage
wick 芯 a strip of porous material up which liquid fuel is drawn by capillary action to the flame in a candle, lamp, or lighter
beguile 惑 charm or enchant (someone), sometimes in a deceptive way
repent 悔 feel or express sincere regret or remorse about one's wrongdoing or sin
chafe 摩 (of something restrictive or too tight) make (a part of the body) sore by rubbing against it
deliberation 議 long and careful consideration or discussion
beckon 招 make a gesture with the hand, arm, or head to encourage someone to come nearer or follow
brandish 揮 wave or flourish (something, esp. a weapon) as a threat or in anger or excitement
make headway 捗 move forward or make progress, esp. when circumstances make this slow or difficult
spiny 梗 full of or covered with prickles
husk 殻 the dry outer covering of some fruits or seeds
lewd 淫 crude and offensive in a sexual way
exhort 奨 strongly encourage or urge (someone) to do something
unclear 曖 open to more than one interpretation; ambiguous
allot 充 give or apportion (something) to someone as a share or task
bungling 拙 make or be prone to making many mistakes
promontory 崎 a point of high land that juts out into a large body of water; a headland
rend 破 tear (something) into two or more pieces
incur 被 become subject to (something unwelcome or unpleasant) as a result of one's own behavior or actions
ardent 烈 enthusiastic or passionate
interment 葬 the burial of a corpse in a grave or tomb, typically with funeral rites
entrails 臓 a person or animal's intestines or internal organs, esp. when removed or exposed
subjugate 征 bring under domination or control, esp. by conquest
penal 懲 of, relating to, or prescribing the punishment of offenders under the legal system
girder 桁 a large iron or steel beam or compound structure used for building bridges and the framework of large buildings
appellation 称 a name or title
entice 誘 attract or tempt by offering pleasure or advantage
chrysanthemum 菊 a popular plant of the daisy family, having brightly colored ornamental flowers and existing in many cultivated varieties
lacquer 漆 a liquid made of shellac dissolved in alcohol, or of synthetic substances, that dries to form a hard protective coating for wood, metal, etc
go-between 仲 an intermediary or negotiator
prostrated 伏 lying stretched out on the ground with one's face downward
provisional 仮 arranged or existing for the present, possibly to be changed later
reparation 償 the making of amends for a wrong one has done, by paying money to or otherwise helping those who have been wronged
municipality 府 a city or town that has corporate status and local government
sagacious 俊 having or showing keen mental discernment and good judgment; shrewd
furrow 畝 a long narrow trench made in the ground by a plow, esp. for planting seeds or for irrigation
hillock 塚 a small hill or mound
alms 施 (in historical contexts) money or food given to poor people
hem 裾 the edge of a piece of cloth or clothing that has been turned under and sewn
tassel 房 a tuft of loosely hanging threads, cords, or other material knotted at one end and attached for decoration to home furnishings, clothing, or other items
auspicious 祥 conducive to success; favorable
Nara 奈 a city in central Japan, on the island of Honshu; pop. 349,000
headland 岬 a narrow piece of land that projects from a coastline into the sea
encroach 侵 intrude on (a person's territory or a thing considered to be a right)
T'ang 唐 a dynasty ruling China 618– c. 906, a period noted for territorial conquest and great wealth and regarded as the golden age of Chinese poetry and art
cadet 曹 a young trainee in the armed services or police force
vat 槽 a large tank or tub used to hold liquid, esp. in industry
Big Dipper 斗 a prominent group of seven stars in the constellation Ursa Major (the Great Bear), containing the Pointers that indicate the direction to Polaris
bustle 奔 move in an energetic or noisy manner
consort 伴 a wife, husband, or companion, in particular the spouse of a reigning monarch
wisteria 藤 a climbing shrub of the pea family, with hanging clusters of pale bluish-lilac flowers
destitution 乏 poverty so extreme that one lacks the means to provide for oneself
turf 芝 grass and the surface layer of earth held together by its roots
halberd 矛 a combined spear and battle-ax
seethe 沸 (of a liquid) bubble up as a result of being boiled
adroit 巧 clever or skillful in using the hands or mind
filial piety 孝 respect owed to one's parents and ancestors
gorge 峡 a narrow valley between hills or mountains, typically with steep rocky walls and a stream running through it
nab 捉 take or grab (something)
marrow 髄 a soft fatty substance in the cavities of bones, in which blood cells are produced (often taken as typifying strength and vitality)
chink 隙 a narrow opening or crack, typically one that admits light
regiment 隊 a permanent unit of an army typically commanded by a colonel and divided into several companies, squadrons, or batteries and often into two battalions
kiln 窯 a furnace or oven for burning, baking, or drying, esp. one for calcining lime or firing pottery
hard up 窮 not having enough money to pay for necessities
darning 繕 the act of mending a hole in a garment with crossing threads
gauze 羅 a thin translucent fabric of silk, linen, or cotton
sutra 経 a rule or aphorism in Sanskrit literature, or a set of these on a technical subject
dainty 細 delicately small and pretty
affinity 縁 a spontaneous or natural liking or sympathy for someone or something
netting 網 open-meshed material made by knotting together twine, wire, rope, or thread
truss 縛 tie up the wings and legs of (a chicken or other bird) before cooking
shins 脚 the front of the leg below the knee
congeal 凝 solidify or coagulate, esp. by cooling
detain 留 keep (someone) in official custody, typically for questioning about a crime or in politically sensitive situations
hooch 酎 alcoholic liquor, esp. inferior or illicit whiskey
basin 盆 a bowl for washing, typically attached to a wall and having faucets connected to a water supply; a washbasin
Bldg. 館 building
mochi 餅 a short-grained, sweet, glutinous rice with a high starch content, used in Japanese cooking
rue 慨 bitterly regret (something one has done or allowed to happen)
superintend 宰 be responsible for the management or arrangement of (an activity or organization); oversee
tenacious 執 tending to keep a firm hold of something; clinging or adhering closely
mausoleum 陵 a building, esp. a large and stately one, housing a tomb or tombs
camellia 椿 an evergreen eastern Asian shrub related to the tea plant, grown for its showy flowers and shiny leaves
versify 吟 turn into or express in verse
sickle 鎌 a short-handled farming tool with a semicircular blade, used for cutting grain, lopping, or trimming
self-effacing 謙 not claiming attention for oneself; retiring and modest
ballot 票 a process of voting, in writing and typically in secret
godown 倉 (in eastern Asia, esp. India) a warehouse
repudiate 排 refuse to accept or be associated with
marquis 侯 (in some European countries) a nobleman ranking above a count and below a duke
eaves 宇 the part of a roof that meets or overhangs the walls of a building
precipitous 険 dangerously high or steep
frugal 倹 sparing or economical with regard to money or food
pox 痘 any of several viral diseases producing a rash of pimples that become pus-filled and leave pockmarks on healing
wretched 惨 (of a person) in a very unhappy or unfortunate state
checkup 診 a thorough examination, esp. a medical or dental one
vis-a-vis 対 in relation to; with regard to
astringent 渋 causing the contraction of body tissues, typically of the skin
vicarious 摂 experienced in the imagination through the feelings or actions of another person
so-and-so 某 a person or thing whose name the speaker does not need to specify or does not know or remember
withstand 堪 remain undamaged or unaffected by; resist
bequeath 遺 leave (a personal estate or one's body) to a person or other beneficiary by a will
thwart 阻 prevent (someone) from accomplishing something
deluge 洪 a severe flood
palisade 柵 a fence of wooden stakes or iron railings fixed in the ground, forming an enclosure or defense
bullrush 蒲 cat's-tail: tall marsh plant with cylindrical seed heads that explode when mature shedding large quantities of down
parcel post 逓 mail consisting of parcels
empress 后 a female emperor
phantasm 幻 a figment of the imagination; an illusion or apparition
gunwale 舷 the upper edge of the side of a boat or ship
conveyor 搬 a person or thing that transports or communicates something
hegemony 覇 leadership or dominance, esp. by one country or social group over others
acquiesce 承 accept something reluctantly but without protest
tusk 牙 a long, pointed tooth, esp. one specially developed so as to protrude from the closed mouth, as in the elephant, walrus, or wild boar
consign 託 deliver (something) to a person's custody, typically in order for it to be sold
apprehensive 畏 anxious or fearful that something bad or unpleasant will happen
abet 援 encourage or assist (someone) to do something wrong, in particular, to commit a crime or other offense
slacken 緩 make or become slack
hawser 綱 a thick rope or cable for mooring or towing a ship
countenance 貌 a person's face or facial expression
equestrian 騎 of or relating to horse riding
boisterous 騒 (of a person, event, or behavior) noisy, energetic, and cheerful; rowdy
fervent 篤 having or displaying a passionate intensity
frolic 戯 (of an animal or person) play and move about cheerfully, excitedly, or energetically
prudence 慮 the quality of being prudent; cautiousness
jubilation 慶 a feeling of great happiness and triumph
clod 塊 a lump of earth or clay
upbraid 嚇 find fault with (someone); scold
tempering 錬 improve the hardness and elasticity of (steel or other metal) by reheating and then cooling it
abide by 遵 accept or act in accordance with (a rule, decision, or recommendation)
cinnabar 丹 a bright red mineral consisting of mercury sulfide

Definitions copied from New Oxford American Dictionary (RTK3)

brushwood 柴 undergrowth, twigs, and small branches, typically used for firewood or kindling
whit 些 a very small part or amount
fowl 禽 a gallinaceous bird kept chiefly for its eggs and flesh; a domestic cock or hen
camelopard 麟 a giraffe
hermitage 庵 the dwelling of a hermit, esp. when small and remote
steed 駿 a horse being ridden or available for riding
quaff 呑 drink (something, esp. an alcoholic drink) heartily
penitential 懺 relating to or expressing penitence or penance
scurry 趨 (of a person or small animal) move hurriedly with short quick steps
mandala 曼 a geometric figure representing the universe in Hindu and Buddhist symbolism
chivalry 侠 courteous behavior, esp. that of a man toward women
wilt 凋 (of a plant, leaf, or flower) become limp through heat, loss of water, or disease; droop
stately 凛 having a dignified, unhurried, and grand manner; majestic in manner and appearance
despondent 厭 in low spirits from loss of hope or courage
insinuate 仄 suggest or hint (something bad or reprehensible) in an indirect and unpleasant way
reprehend 咎 reprimand
clamor 喧 a loud and confused noise, esp. that of people shouting vehemently
fib 嘘 a lie, typically an unimportant one
stammer 吃 speak with sudden involuntary pauses and a tendency to repeat the initial letters of words
wharf 埠 a level quayside area to which a ship may be moored to load and unload
harlot 娼 a prostitute or promiscuous woman
courtesan 妓 a prostitute, esp. one with wealthy or upper-class clients
assiduous 孜 showing great care and perseverance
venison 宍 meat from a deer
quire 帖 any collection of leaves one within another in a manuscript or book
cleaver 庖 a tool with a heavy broad blade, used by butchers for chopping meat
shire 庄 a county, esp. in England
lathe 挽 a machine for shaping wood, metal, or other material by means of a rotating drive that turns the piece being worked on against changeable cutting tools
clutch 掴 grasp or seize (something) tightly or eagerly
receptacle 托 an object or space used to contain something
commotion 擾 a state of confused and noisy disturbance
spoils 捷 goods stolen or taken forcibly from a person or place
gouge out 抉 cut or force something out roughly or brutally
wince 怯 give a slight involuntary grimace or shrinking movement of the body out of or in anticipation of pain or distress
infatuation 惚 an intense but short-lived passion or admiration for someone or something
seep 滲 (of a liquid) flow or leak slowly through porous material or small holes
douse 沐 pour a liquid over; drench
moat 濠 a deep, wide ditch surrounding a castle, fort, or town, typically filled with water and intended as a defense against attack
abounding 浩 very plentiful; abundant
souse 潅 soak in or drench with liquid
brimming 溢 fill or be full to the point of overflowing
inundate 湛 overwhelm (someone) with things or people to be dealt with
immaculate 淳 free from flaws or mistakes; perfect
strainer 濾 a device having holes punched in it or made of crossed wires for separating solid matter from a liquid
eddy 淀 a circular movement of water, counter to a main current, causing a small whirlpool
hatchet 斧 a small ax with a short handle for use in one hand
prodigal 蕩 spending money or resources freely and recklessly; wastefully extravagant
cocklebur 苓 a herbaceous plant of the daisy family, with broad leaves and burred fruits
plantain 芭 a low-growing plant that typically has a rosette of leaves and a slender green flower spike, widely growing as a weed in lawns
shingling 葺 roof or clad with shingles
stamen 蕊 the male fertilizing organ of a flower, typically consisting of a pollen-containing anther and a filament
thatching 苫 cover (a roof or a building) with straw or a similar material
bracken 蕨 a tall fern with coarse lobed fronds that occurs worldwide and can cover large areas
sedge 菅 a grasslike plant with triangular stems and inconspicuous flowers, growing typically in wet ground
tryst 逢 a private, romantic rendezvous between lovers
nook 隈 a corner or recess, esp. one offering seclusion or security
overarching 昴 comprehensive; all-embracing
morrow 晨 the following day
limpid 晃 (of a liquid) free of anything that darkens; completely clear
viscera 腑 the internal organs in the main cavities of the body, esp. those in the abdomen, e.g., the intestines
picket 杭 a pointed wooden stake driven into the ground, typically to form a fence or palisade or to tether a horse
roost 棲 a place where birds regularly settle or congregate to rest at night, or where bats congregate to rest in the day
nestle 栖 settle or lie comfortably within or against something
turret 櫓 a small tower on top of a larger tower or at the corner of a building or wall, typically of a castle
damson 李 a small purple-black plumlike fruit
escutcheon 楯 a shield or emblem bearing a coat of arms
bale 梱 a bundle of paper, hay, cotton, etc., tightly wrapped and bound with cords or hoops
loquat 枇 a small yellow egg-shaped acidic fruit
downspout 樋 a pipe to carry rainwater from a roof to a drain or to ground level
sumac 樗 a shrub or small tree of the cashew family, with compound leaves, fruits in conical clusters, and bright autumn colors and foul-smelling leaves
zelkova 槻 an Asian tree of the elm family, often cultivated as an ornamental, for its timber, or as a bonsai tree
cryptomeria 椙 a tall, conical, coniferous tree with long, curved, spirally arranged leaves and short cones
copious 彬 abundant in supply or quantity
kindle 焚 light or set on fire
moxa 灸 a downy substance obtained from the dried leaves of an Asian plant related to mugwort. It is burned on or near the skin in Eastern medicine as a counterirritant
soot 煤 a black powdery or flaky substance consisting largely of amorphous carbon, produced by the incomplete burning of organic matter
refulgent 灼 shining brightly
branding 烙 mark (an animal, formerly a criminal or slave) with a branding iron
lapis lazuli 琉 a bright blue metamorphic rock consisting largely of lazurite, used for decoration and in jewelry
burnish 瑳 polish (something, esp. metal) by rubbing
phlegm 痰 the thick viscous substance secreted by the mucous membranes of the respiratory passages, esp. when produced in excessive or abnormal quantities, e.g., when ring from a cold
measles 疹 an infectious viral disease causing fever and a red rash on the skin, typically occurring in childhood
pheasant 雉 a large long-tailed game bird native to Asia, the male of which typically has very showy plumage
crag 磐 a steep or rugged cliff or rock face
grapnel 碇 a small anchor with several flukes
grindstone 砥 a thick disk of stone or other abrasive material mounted so as to revolve, used for grinding, sharpening, or polishing metal objects
illustrious 碩 well known, respected, and admired for past achievements
whetstone 砺 a fine-grained stone used for sharpening cutting tools
beseech 祷 ask (someone) urgently and fervently to do something; implore; entreat
repose 靖 temporary rest from activity, excitement, or exertion, esp. sleep or the rest given by sleep
concubine 妾 a mistress
lapel 衿 the part on each side of a coat or jacket immediately below the collar that is folded back on either side of the front opening
winnow 簸 remove (chaff) from grain
lees 糟 dregs; refuse
twine 綸 strong thread or string consisting of two or more strands of hemp, cotton, or nylon twisted together
chinstrap 紘 a strap attached to a hat, helmet, or other headgear, designed to hold it in place by fitting under the wearer's chin
pongee 紬 a soft and typically unbleached type of Chinese plain-woven fabric, originally made from threads of raw silk and now also other fibers such as cotton, which are ed
damask 綾 a figured woven fabric with a pattern visible on both sides, typically used for table linen and upholstery
gimp 綬 twisted silk, worsted, or cotton with cord or wire running through it, used chiefly as upholstery trimming
gossamer 紗 a fine, filmy substance consisting of cobwebs spun by small spiders, which is seen esp. in autumn
rudder 舵 a flat piece, usu. of wood, metal, or plastic, hinged vertically near the stern of a boat or ship for steering
stole 袈 of a strip of fabric used as an ecclesiastical vestment, worn over the shoulders and hanging down to the knee or below
remonstrate 諌 make a forcefully reproachful protest
slander 誹 a false and malicious spoken statement
spoke 輻 each of the bars or wire rods connecting the center of a wheel to its outer edge
straddle 跨 sit or stand with one leg on either side of
whey 醍 the watery part of milk that remains after the formation of curds
ghee 醐 clarified butter made from the milk of a buffalo or cow, used in Indian cooking
malt 麹 barley or other grain that has been steeped, germinated, and dried, used esp. for brewing or distilling and vinegar-making
awl 錐 a small pointed tool used for piercing holes, esp. in leather
hoe 鍬 a long-handled gardening tool with a thin metal blade, used mainly for weeding and breaking up soil
rivet 鋲 a short metal pin or bolt for holding together two plates of metal, its headless end being beaten out or pressed down when in place
javelin 鑓 a light spear thrown in a competitive sport or as a weapon
quill 翰 a pen made from a main wing or tail feather of a large bird by pointing and slitting the end of the shaft
pliable 靭 easily bent; flexible
accolade 頌 an expression of praise or admiration
repast 餐 a meal
stretcher 駕 a framework of two poles with a long piece of canvas slung between them, used for carrying sick, injured, or dead people
piebald 騨 (of a horse) having irregular patches of two colors, typically black and white
sea bream 鯛 a deep-bodied marine fish that resembles the freshwater bream, in particular
cod 鱈 a large marine fish with a small barbel on the chin
bonito 鰹 a smaller relative of the tunas, with dark oblique stripes on the back and important as a food and game fish
roc 鵬 a gigantic mythological bird described in the Arabian Nights
parakeet 鸚 a small parrot with predominantly green plumage and a long tail
cormorant 鵜 a large diving bird with a long neck, long hooked bill, short legs, and mainly dark plumage
astute 慧 having or showing an ability to accurately assess situations or people and turn this to one's advantage
bemoan 歎 express discontent or sorrow over (something)
palanquin 輿 (in India and the East) a covered litter for one passenger, consisting of a large box carried on two horizontal poles by four or six bearers
lye 鹸 a strongly alkaline solution, esp. of potassium hydroxide, used for washing or cleansing
cyst 嚢 in the body, a membranous sac or cavity of abnormal character containing fluid
elation 欣 great happiness and exhilaration
stalwart 毅 loyal, reliable, and hardworking
conglomerate 叢 a number of different things or parts that are put or grouped together to form a whole but remain distinct entities
entreat 肴 ask someone earnestly or anxiously to do something
crock 壷 an earthenware pot or jar
chieftain 酋 the leader of a people or clan
supinate 臥 put or hold (a hand, foot, or limb) with the palm or sole turned upward
gourd 瓢 a fleshy, typically large fruit with a hard skin, some varieties of which are edible
ointment 膏 a smooth oily preparation that is rubbed on the skin for medicinal purposes or as a cosmetic
beaming 皓 (of a light or light source) shine brightly
tenebrous 黎 dark; shadowy or obscure
bodhisattva 薩 (in Mahayana Buddhism) a person who is able to reach nirvana but delays doing so out of compassion in order to save suffering beings
snapping turtle 鼈 a large American freshwater turtle with a long neck and strong hooked jaws

Ambiguous keywords (RTK1)

can 可 conditional
plane 削 sharpen, whittle
spring 泉 fountain
creek 江 bay
cape 埼 promontory
trunk 胴 torso
perfect 完 complete
fall 落 to fall
pupil 瞳 pupil (eye)
don 着 wear
recess 憩 rest
board 搭 get on
beat 撃 hit, defeat
current 流 stream
party 党 political party
pelt 皮 skin
file 列 row
post 職 occupation
draft 稿 manuscript
second 秒 second minute
fell 伐 cut down
adhere 付 attach
sultry 暑 hot and humid
strand 渚 shore
story 階 floor
depression 窪 hollow, indentation
thong 緒 strip
sire 紳 sir
specimen 鑑 instance
boom 盛 a period of prosperity
bracing 爽 refreshing
diamond 菱 rhombus
remains 骸 remains of a body
bond 債 financial bond
casting 鋳 casting of metals
confer 叙 grant, bestow
patent 彰 obvious
till 耕 plow
liner 舶 ocean liner, large ship
decline 衰 wane, weaken
poles 極 extremes
hearing 審 trial
bear 熊 a bear

Ambiguous keywords (RTK3)

chick 雛 young bird
mill 碓 pestle
rush 馳 run, gallop
swallow 燕 swallow (bird)
foot 呎 ft

Other meanings or definitions (RTK1)

measuring box 升 shō; about 1.8 l
decameron 旬 refers to Boccaccio's Il Decamerone (Ten Day's Work); one of the meanings of the kanji is ten days
eventide 汐 tide (the right side is 夕 / evening)
ri 里 village; about 4 km
rin 厘 1/1000 yen or about 0.3 mm
disconcerted 慌 unsettled
shouldering 担 to take on (a burden or responsibility)
Esq. 様 Esquire, a title placed after a surname
monme 匁 about 4 g
footgear 履 footwear
shaku 尺 about 30 cm
facsimile 謄 a misspelling of facsimile (an exact copy, esp. of written or printed material)
Heights 阪 used in the names of places
Inst. 院 institution
Point 岳 used in the names of mountains
wrench 捻 twisting, turning
flats 軒 a counter for houses
carrier 般 carrying (boat and missile primitives)

Other meanings or definitions (RTK3)

a 或 some
est 也 is
comma-design 巴 a comma-like shape
critters 疋 a counter for animals
shalt 莫 shall
Yamato 倭 Japan
authochthonous 坤 a misspelling of autochthonous (indigenous)
dugout 壕 shelter, trench
pennant 幟 flag, banner
licensed quarters 廓 enclosure, quarter, red-light district
bounding main 滉 open sea
a-un 狛 the syllable om or aum
in the nick of time 愈 just in time
firing 煉 refining metals, kneading over fire
hone 琢 sharpen
carpenter's square 矩 an L-shaped ruler
inkstone 硯 a mortar used for grinding ink
salarium 禄 salary
felicitation 禎 congratulations
obeisant 穆 respectful
rattan box 箪 a box made out of the thin pliable stems of a palm
winnowing fan 箕 a device used to separate the hull and inedible parts from grains
livraison 篇 French for delivery or a part of a text
settlings 粕 refers to the sediment left in making rice sake
vestiges 蹟 remnants
carillion 鉦 a misspelling of carillon (a set of bells in a tower, played using a keyboard or by an automatic mechanism similar to a piano roll)
auspices 斡 under the auspices of
small craft 艘 a counter for ships
kalpa 劫 a measure of time equal to about 4 billion years (used in Hindu and Buddhist cosmology)
ebisu 夷 a Japanization of the Ainu word "enchu" which means person
Utamaro 麿 used in the name of the ukiyo-e artist Kitagawa Utamaro (喜多川歌麿)
sapience 叡 intelligence
biwa 琵 a Japanese lute
ambrosial 馨 suggestive of ambrosia; fragrant or delicious
brahman 梵 a sound character for the Sanskrit word brahman
Sanskrit ka 迦 used to represent the sound ka when transcribing words from Sanskrit
Edited: 2013-08-27, 12:52 am
Thanks for sharing. Could you put this into a Google Docs or similar service? It would be more usable.

That or a page on the RtkWiki, would be better suited. Thank you.
I think plain text is a lot more usable than Google Docs though. If anyone wants to import the lists to a spreadsheet application, you can do a regex search and replace like this:

sed -E $'s/([ -~]+) (.) (.+)/\\1\t\\2\t\\3/g' input.txt > output.txt

The lists are also posted on my website.
Edited: 2012-11-21, 3:51 am
I agree. I save all spreadsheets as csv or similar files.

Nevertheless, done:

If someone wants to copy that to their own docs please do
I'm also going through RTK1 (say approximately 1400) and so I may be wrong, but would it be possible to verify the following:

328|津|haven|A place of safety or refuge
Does it instead mean "A harbour or anchorage protected from the sea."?

540|遂|consummate|Make (a marriage or relationship) complete by having sexual intercourse
Does it instead mean "To bring (a task, project, goal etc.) to completion; to accomplish."?

Does it mean "ward" in the sense of ward off/protect/defend?

(definitions from wiktionary)

Thank you for the list!

Edit: Also, I *think* 均 means the following: 160|均|level|balanced or (mathematical) average

Edit 2: About 680|型|mould|[British spelling of mold], I believe "mold" *not* in the sense of the fungus, but in the sense of a mold in shaping things.

Edit 3: I think 1455 "specimen" is ambiguous because it does not refer to an animal specimen, but rather "An individual instance that represents a class; an example. [e.g.] early specimens of the art of Picasso"
Edited: 2012-05-28, 3:41 pm
Thanks, I updated the list and fixed a few other errors as well. I also removed words that appeared on both lists from the first one.