Definition of 撲

  • slap
  • strike
  • hit
  • beat
  • tell
  • speak

Readings

On'Yomi (音読み) Kun'yomi (訓読み)
  • ボク

Popular Words With This Kanji

相撲, 角力, すもう, すまい

sumo wrestling, sumo wrestler, rikishi

大相撲, おおずもう

professional sumo wrestling

殴る, 擲る, 撲る, なぐる

to strike, to hit

打撲, だぼく

blow, hit (on the body), beating

撲滅, ぼくめつ

extermination

四つ相撲, よつずもう

sumo wrestling in which both wrestlers grasp the other's belt with both hands

押し相撲, おしずもう

pushing sumo, a classic way of wrestling without using the belt

独り相撲, 一人相撲, ひとりずもう

fighting (tilting at) windmills, working oneself up even though there really isn't anything to fight at, single-person mimicking a wrestling match

独り相撲, 一人相撲, ひとりずもう

fighting (tilting at) windmills, working oneself up even though there really isn't anything to fight at, single-person mimicking a wrestling match

相撲取り, すもうとり, すまいとり

sumo wrestler, rikishi


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