Definition of 汚

  • dirty
  • pollute
  • disgrace
  • rape
  • defile

Readings

On'Yomi (音読み) Kun'yomi (訓読み)
  • けが
  • けがれる
  • けがらわしい
  • よご
  • よごれる
  • きたな

Popular Words With This Kanji

汚染, おせん

pollution, contamination

汚職, おしょく

corruption

汚れ, 穢れ, けがれ

uncleanness, impurity, disgrace

汚れる, 穢れる, けがれる

to be violated, to be corrupted, to be polluted, to be stained

汚い, 穢い, 汚ない, きたない

dirty, filthy, foul, unclean, disordered, messy, untidy, poor (e.g. handwriting), indecent (language, etc.), dirty, vulgar, coarse, dastardly, mean, base, underhanded, stingy, greedy

汚い, 穢い, 汚ない, きたない

dirty, filthy, foul, unclean, disordered, messy, untidy, poor (e.g. handwriting), indecent (language, etc.), dirty, vulgar, coarse, dastardly, mean, base, underhanded, stingy, greedy

汚す, 穢す, よごす, けがす

to pollute, to contaminate, to soil, to make dirty, to stain, to disgrace, to dishonour, to dishonor, to defile

汚濁, おだく

pollution, contamination, corruption, graft

汚名, おめい

stigma, dishonour, dishonor, infamy

汚水, おすい

filthy water, sewage


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