Definition of 紐

  • string
  • cord
  • braid
  • lace
  • tape
  • strap
  • ribbon

Readings

On'Yomi (音読み) Kun'yomi (訓読み)
  • チュウ
  • ジュウ
  • ひも

Popular Words With This Kanji

紐, ひも

string, cord, man who is financially dependent on a woman (such as a gigolo or, in the case of a prostitute, a pimp), pimp

繙く, 紐解く, ひもとく

to peruse (a book), to untie a scroll

組み紐, 組紐, くみひも

braid, plaited cord

組み紐, 組紐, くみひも

braid, plaited cord

紐帯, ちゅうたい

important connection, important social foundation, close relation, tight relationship, intimate relation, close link

紐革, ひもかわ

strap, thong

羽織紐, 羽織ひも, はおりひも

string tied across the open chest of a haori

財布の紐を握る, さいふのひもをにぎる

to hold the purse strings

投石紐, とうせきひも

sling (weapon)

紐付き, ひもつき

conditions, strings attached, restriction, restrictions, controls, something that has a cord or string attached (e.g. clothes), criminal, someone bound by ropes, having a lover (for a woman), lover


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