Definition of 捉

  • catch
  • capture

Readings

On'Yomi (音読み) Kun'yomi (訓読み)
  • ソク
  • サク
  • とらえる

Popular Words With This Kanji

捕らえる, 捕える, 捉える, とらえる

to seize, to capture, to arrest, to grasp, to perceive, to treat (as)

掴む, 摑む, 攫む, 把む, 捉む, つかむ

to seize, to catch, to grasp, to grip, to grab, to hold, to catch hold of, to lay one's hands on, to clutch, to understand, to grasp, to comprehend

捕らわれる, 捕われる, 囚われる, 捉われる, とらわれる

to be caught, to be captured, to be taken prisoner, to be arrested, to be apprehended, to be seized with (fear, etc.), to be a slave to, to stick to, to adhere to, to be swayed by

捕まる, 掴まる, 捉まる, 摑まる, つかまる

to be caught, to be arrested, to hold on to, to grasp, to find (e.g. proof), to get (e.g. a taxi), to be detained by

捕まえる, 捉まえる, 掴まえる, つかまえる

to catch, to arrest, to seize

捕捉, 捕そく, ほそく

capture, seizure

手づかみ, 手掴み, 手捉み, てづかみ

grasping (with one's bare hands), holding, grabbing, seizing, catching

把捉, はそく

grasping (a meaning)

心を捉える, こころをとらえる

to impress, to charm

捉え所の無い, 捉え所のない, 捕らえ所の無い, 捕らえ所のない, とらえどころのない

subtle, elusive, slippery


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