Definition of 執

  • tenacious
  • take hold
  • grasp
  • take to heart


On'Yomi (音読み) Kun'yomi (訓読み)
  • シツ
  • シュウ

Popular Words With This Kanji

執行部, しっこうぶ

executive, executives

執行, しっこう, しゅぎょう, しゅうぎょう, しぎょう

execution, carrying out, performance, enforcement, exercise, service, lead monk performing various tasks in a temple

執筆, しっぴつ

writing (e.g. as a profession)

執行猶予, しっこうゆうよ

stay of execution, suspended sentence

固執, こしつ, こしゅう

adherence (e.g. to ideas, beliefs, a pet theory) (negative nuance), persistence, insistence, stubbornness

執行委員, しっこういいん

executive committee

執務, しつむ

performance of one's official duties

執念, しゅうねん

tenacity, implacability

確執, かくしつ

discord, antagonism

執る, とる

to take (trouble), to attend (to business), to command (army)

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