Definition of 遅

  • slow
  • late
  • back
  • later

Readings

On'Yomi (音読み) Kun'yomi (訓読み)
  • おくれる
  • おくらす
  • おそ

Popular Words With This Kanji

遅れる, 後れる, おくれる

to be late, to be delayed, to fall behind schedule, to be overdue

遅い, 鈍い, 晩い, 遲い, おそい

slow, late (e.g. "late at night"), too late, dull, stupid

遅れ, 後れ, おくれ

delay, lag, postponement, falling behind

遅らせる, 後らせる, おくらせる

to put something off

出遅れる, でおくれる

to get a late start

遅くとも, おそくとも

at the latest

遅延, ちえん

delay, latency

乗り遅れる, のりおくれる

to miss (train, bus, etc.)

遅刻, ちこく

lateness, late coming

立ち後れる, 立ち遅れる, たちおくれる

to start slowly, to lag behind


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