Definition of 透

  • transparent
  • permeate
  • filter
  • penetrate

Readings

On'Yomi (音読み) Kun'yomi (訓読み)
  • トウ
  • かす
  • ける
  • とう
  • とう

Popular Words With This Kanji

見通し, 見透し, 見通, みとおし

unobstructed view, perspective, visibility, vista, forecast, outlook, prospect, prediction, insight, foresight

不透明, ふとうめい

opacity

透明, とうめい

transparency, cleanness

通る, 徹る, 透る, とおる

to go by, to go past, to go along, to travel along, to pass through, to use (a road), to take (a route), to go via, to go by way of, to run (between), to operate (between), to connect, to go indoors, to go into a room, to be admitted, to be shown in, to be ushered in, to come in, to penetrate, to pierce, to skewer, to go through, to come through, to permeate, to soak into, to spread throughout, to carry (e.g. of a voice), to reach far, to be passed on (e.g. of a customer's order to the kitchen), to be relayed, to be conveyed, to pass (a test, a bill in the House, etc.), to be approved, to be accepted, to go by (a name), to be known as, to be accepted as, to have a reputation for, to be coherent, to be logical, to be reasonable, to be comprehensible, to be understandable, to make sense, to get across (e.g. of one's point), to be understood, to be straight (e.g. wood grain), to be well-informed, to be wise, to do ... completely, to do ... thoroughly

通す, 徹す, 透す, とおす

to let pass, to overlook, to continue, to keep, to make way for, to persist in

浸透, 滲透, しんとう

permeation, penetration, soaking, osmosis

浸透, 滲透, しんとう

permeation, penetration, soaking, osmosis

隙間, すき間, 透き間, 透間, 隙き間, すきま

crevice, crack, gap, opening

隙間, すき間, 透き間, 透間, 隙き間, すきま

crevice, crack, gap, opening

透かす, すかす

to look through, to hold up to the light, to make an opening, to leave space, to space (lines), to prune (trees), to fart without making a sound


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