Definition of 負

  • defeat
  • negative
  • -
  • minus
  • bear
  • owe
  • assume a responsibility

Readings

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

Popular Words With This Kanji

負担, ふたん

burden, charge, responsibility

勝負, しょうぶ

victory or defeat, match, contest, game, bout

負ける, 敗ける, まける

to lose, to be defeated, to succumb, to give in, to surrender, to yield, to be inferior to, to break out in a rash due to (e.g. lacquer, shaving, etc.), to reduce the price, to lower the price, to give a discount on

負う, おう

to bear, to carry on one's back, to take responsibility for, to accept a duty, to be injured, to owe

負傷, ふしょう

injury, wound

負け, まけ

defeat, loss, losing (a game)

背負う, 脊負う, せおう, しょう

to be burdened with, to take responsibility for, to carry on back or shoulder, to have (something) in the background, to be in front (of something)

背負う, 脊負う, せおう, しょう

to be burdened with, to take responsibility for, to carry on back or shoulder, to have (something) in the background, to be in front (of something)

負債, ふさい

debt, liabilities

負, ふ

negative, minus


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