Definition of 縦

  • vertical
  • length
  • height
  • self-indulgent
  • wayward

Readings

On'Yomi (音読み) Kun'yomi (訓読み)
  • ジュウ
  • たて

Popular Words With This Kanji

縦, 竪, 経, たて

the vertical, height, front-to-back, length, north-to-south, vertical (relationship), hierarchy, (weaving) warp

操縦, そうじゅう

flying (a plane), management, handling, control, manipulation

縦横, じゅうおう, たてよこ

length and width, length and breadth, lengthwise and crosswise, longitude and latitude, vertical and horizontal, four cardinal points, every direction, as one wishes, as one pleases, at will, warp and weft, warp and woof

縦断, じゅうだん

flying through, cutting across, longitudinal slice

縦割行政, 縦割り行政, たてわりぎょうせい

vertically segmented administrative system, overcompartmentalized bureaucracy, system in which interministerial rivalry diminishes overall efficiency, (bureaucratic) sectionalism, interministerial rivalry, bureaucratic fiefdoms

縦割行政, 縦割り行政, たてわりぎょうせい

vertically segmented administrative system, overcompartmentalized bureaucracy, system in which interministerial rivalry diminishes overall efficiency, (bureaucratic) sectionalism, interministerial rivalry, bureaucratic fiefdoms

縦割り, たてわり

dividing vertically, vertical split, top-to-bottom sectioning, division into sections, splitting lengthwise

縦書き, 縦書, たてがき

vertical writing

縦書き, 縦書, たてがき

vertical writing

縦走, じゅうそう

traverse, walk along the ridge


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