Definition of 処

  • dispose
  • manage
  • deal with
  • sentence
  • condemn
  • act
  • behave
  • place

Readings

On'Yomi (音読み) Kun'yomi (訓読み)
  • ショ
  • ところ
  • -こ

Popular Words With This Kanji

所, 処, 處, ところ, とこ

place, spot, scene, site, address, district, area, locality, one's house, point, part, space, room, whereupon, as a result, (after present form of a verb) about to, on the verge of

此処, 此所, 茲, 爰, ここ

here (place physically close to the speaker, place pointed by the speaker while explaining), this place, these last (followed by a duration noun and a past sentence: time period before the present time of the speaker), these next ... (followed by a duration noun and a non past sentence: time period after the present time of the speaker), the next ...

何処, 何所, どこ, いずこ, いずく, いどこ

where, what place, how much (long, far), what extent

其処, そこ

there (place relatively near listener), there (place just mentioned), that place, then (of some incident just spoken of), that (of point just raised), you

処理, しょり

processing, dealing with, treatment, disposition, disposal

処分, しょぶん

disposal, dealing (with a problem), disposition, measure, procedure, punishment, putting down (e.g. diseased animal)

其処で, そこで

so, accordingly, now, then, thereupon, therefore

対処, たいしょ

deal with, cope

目処, 目途, めど

aim, goal, prospect, outlook

処置, しょち

treatment, measure, step


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