Definition of 質

  • substance
  • quality
  • matter
  • temperament

Readings

On'Yomi (音読み) Kun'yomi (訓読み)
  • シツ
  • シチ
  • たち
  • ただ
  • もと
  • わりふ

Popular Words With This Kanji

質問, しつもん

question, inquiry, enquiry

質, しつ

quality

物質, ぶっしつ

material, substance

実質, じっしつ

substance, essence

体質, たいしつ

constitution (physical), genetic make-up, predisposition (to disease)

実質的, じっしつてき

substantial

質疑, しつぎ

question, interpellation

本質, ほんしつ

essence, true nature, substance, reality

品質, ひんしつ

(material) quality

人質, ひとじち

hostage, prisoner


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