Definition of 狙

  • aim at
  • sight
  • shadow
  • stalk

Readings

On'Yomi (音読み) Kun'yomi (訓読み)
  • ショ
  • ねら
  • ねら

Popular Words With This Kanji

狙う, ねらう

to aim at

狙い, ねらい

aim

狙撃, そげき

shooting, sniping

狙い撃ち, ねらいうち

sharpshooting, shooting, sniping

狙撃兵, そげきへい

sniper, sharpshooter

付け狙う, 附け狙う, つけねらう

to prowl after, to keep watch on

付け狙う, 附け狙う, つけねらう

to prowl after, to keep watch on

穴狙い, あなねらい

aiming for a lucky break (e.g. in horse racing, betting on an unlikely horse)

狙い所, ねらいどころ

target, objective

受け狙い, 受けねらい, うけねらい

attention-grabbing, popularity-grabbing, aiming for laughs, hit-driven


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