Definition of 駄

  • burdensome
  • pack horse
  • horse load
  • send by horse

Readings

On'Yomi (音読み) Kun'yomi (訓読み)

Popular Words With This Kanji

駄目, だめ, ダメ

no good, not serving its purpose, useless, broken, hopeless, wasted, in vain, purposeless, cannot, must not, not allowed

無駄, むだ

futility, uselessness, pointlessness

下駄, げた

geta, Japanese wooden clogs, turn (in set-type proofing), upside-down character

無駄遣い, 無駄使い, むだづかい

wasting ... on (e.g. money), squandering, waste, frittering away

無駄遣い, 無駄使い, むだづかい

wasting ... on (e.g. money), squandering, waste, frittering away

駄菓子, だがし

cheap sweets

下駄箱, げた箱, げたばこ

shoe rack (in genkan), cupboard (for shoes and clogs)

無駄話, むだばなし

gossip, idle talk, chat

ダメ押し, 駄目押し, だめ押し, ダメおし, だめおし

making doubly sure, insurance runs (baseball)

駄, だ

poor, low-grade, trivial, insignificant, worthless, load, pack, horse load, packhorse


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