Definition of 浸

  • immersed
  • soak
  • dip
  • steep
  • moisten
  • wet
  • dunk

Readings

On'Yomi (音読み) Kun'yomi (訓読み)
  • シン
  • ひた
  • ひた

Popular Words With This Kanji

浸透, 滲透, しんとう

permeation, penetration, soaking, osmosis

染みる, 沁みる, 滲みる, 浸みる, 泌みる, しみる

to pierce, to penetrate, to soak in, to permeate, to (enter a wound or sensitive area and) sting, to be infected (with vice), to be steeped (with prejudice)

浸水, しんすい

inundation, submersion, flood

浸る, 漬る, ひたる

to be soaked in, to be flooded, to be submerged, to be immersed in (joy, memories, alcohol, etc.), to give oneself over to

浸す, ひたす

to soak, to dip, to drench

漬ける, 浸ける, つける

to soak, to seep, to dip in, to pickle

浸漬, しんし, しんせき

dipping, soaking, immersing

浸かる, 漬かる, つかる

to be pickled, to be well seasoned, to be submerged, to be soaked, to be totally immersed (in a condition, e.g. laziness)

浸食, 浸蝕, しんしょく

erosion, corrosion

浸食, 浸蝕, しんしょく

erosion, corrosion


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