Definition of 舌

  • tongue
  • reed
  • clapper

Readings

On'Yomi (音読み) Kun'yomi (訓読み)
  • ゼツ
  • した

Popular Words With This Kanji

舌, した

tongue, tongue-like object, clapper (of a bell), talon (of a lock)

弁舌, べんぜつ

speech

舌戦, ぜっせん

war of words

毒舌, どくぜつ

wicked tongue, abusive language

冗舌, 饒舌, じょうぜつ

garrulity, loquacity, talkativeness

冗舌, 饒舌, じょうぜつ

garrulity, loquacity, talkativeness

二枚舌, にまいじた

double-dealing, duplicity, equivocation, double-tongued

筆舌, ひつぜつ

written and spoken words, description

舌打ち, したうち

smacking lips, clicking tongue, tut-tut

百舌, 百舌鳥, 鵙, もず, モズ

shrike (any bird of family Laniidae), bull-headed shrike (Lanius bucephalus), butcher bird


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