Definition of 遠

  • distant
  • far

Readings

On'Yomi (音読み) Kun'yomi (訓読み)
  • エン
  • オン
  • とお

Popular Words With This Kanji

遠い, とおい

far, distant

遠く, とおく

far away, distant, at a distance, distant place, by far

遠征, えんせい

expedition, campaign, (performer's) tour, away series (baseball)

敬遠, けいえん

pretending to respect someone while in fact staying distant from him, keeping at a distance, kicking upstairs, giving a batter an "intentional walk"

永遠, えいえん

eternity, perpetuity, immortality, permanence

程遠い, ほど遠い, ほどとおい

far off or away

程遠い, ほど遠い, ほどとおい

far off or away

遠慮, えんりょ

diffidence, restraint, reserve, discretion, tact, thoughtfulness

遠退く, 遠のく, とおのく

to become distant, to recede

遠退く, 遠のく, とおのく

to become distant, to recede


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