Definition of 捻

  • twirl
  • twist
  • play with

Readings

On'Yomi (音読み) Kun'yomi (訓読み)
  • ネン
  • ジョウ
  • じる
  • ねじ
  • ひねくる
  • ひね

Popular Words With This Kanji

捻る, 拈る, 撚る, ひねる

to twist, to wrench, to turn (a switch on or off, etc.), to wring (a neck), to puzzle over, to defeat easily

捩れる, 捻れる, 拗れる, 捻じれる, 捩じれる, ねじれる

to twist, to wrench, to screw

捩れる, 捻れる, 拗れる, 捻じれる, 捩じれる, ねじれる

to twist, to wrench, to screw

螺子, 捻子, 捩子, 螺旋, ねじ, らし

screw, key (of a clock, watch, etc.), spring (of a clock, watch, etc.)

捩る, 捻る, 拗る, 捩じる, 捻じる, 拗じる, ねじる, よじる, もじる

to screw, to twist, to distort, to parody, to make a pun, to torture, to wrest

捩る, 捻る, 拗る, 捩じる, 捻じる, 拗じる, ねじる, よじる, もじる

to screw, to twist, to distort, to parody, to make a pun, to torture, to wrest

捻くれる, 拈くれる, ひねくれる

to be contrary, to be uncooperative, to be rebellious

捻じ伏せる, ねじ伏せる, 捩じ伏せる, 捻伏せる, 捩伏せる, ねじふせる

to hold down, to twist one's arm

紙縒り, 紙縒, 紙撚り, 紙撚, 紙捻り, 紙捻, こより, かみより

string made from twisted paper

捻じ伏せる, ねじ伏せる, 捩じ伏せる, 捻伏せる, 捩伏せる, ねじふせる

to hold down, to twist one's arm


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