Definition of 伸

  • expand
  • stretch
  • extend
  • lengthen
  • increase

Readings

On'Yomi (音読み) Kun'yomi (訓読み)
  • シン
  • びる
  • ばす
  • べる

Popular Words With This Kanji

伸び, 延び, のび, ノビ

growth, development, stretching (e.g. body when waking up), spread, elongation, extension, carry (e.g. of sound), sustain

伸びる, 延びる, のびる

to stretch, to extend, to lengthen, to spread, to make progress, to grow (beard, body height), to grow stale (soba), to be straightened, to be flattened, to be smoothed, to be exhausted, to be postponed, to be prolonged

伸ばす, 延ばす, のばす

to grow long (beard, hair, etc.), to lengthen, to extend, to stretch, to reach out, to hold out, to straighten, to smooth out, to spread evenly (dough, cream, etc.), to dilute, to thin out, to postpone, to prolong, to strengthen, to develop, to expand

伸び率, 延び率, のびりつ

growth rate, coefficient of extension

伸び悩む, のびなやむ

to be sluggish (business)

伸し掛かる, 圧し掛かる, 伸し掛る, のしかかる

to lean on, to weigh on, to bend over, to lean forward

伸し掛かる, 圧し掛かる, 伸し掛る, のしかかる

to lean on, to weigh on, to bend over, to lean forward

引き延ばす, 引き延す, 引延ばす, 引延す, 引き伸ばす, 引き伸す, 引伸ばす, 引伸す, 引きのばす, ひきのばす

to stretch larger, to enlarge (photos), to delay (e.g. the end of a meeting)

引き延ばす, 引き延す, 引延ばす, 引延す, 引き伸ばす, 引き伸す, 引伸ばす, 引伸す, 引きのばす, ひきのばす

to stretch larger, to enlarge (photos), to delay (e.g. the end of a meeting)

引き延ばす, 引き延す, 引延ばす, 引延す, 引き伸ばす, 引き伸す, 引伸ばす, 引伸す, 引きのばす, ひきのばす

to stretch larger, to enlarge (photos), to delay (e.g. the end of a meeting)


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