Definition of 摩

  • chafe
  • rub
  • polish
  • grind
  • scrape

Readings

On'Yomi (音読み) Kun'yomi (訓読み)
  • する
  • する

Popular Words With This Kanji

摩擦, まさつ

friction, rubbing, rubdown, chafe

誤魔化す, 誤摩化す, 胡麻化す, 誤魔かす, 胡魔化す, ごまかす

to deceive, to falsify, to misrepresent, to cheat, to swindle, to tamper, to juggle, to manipulate, to dodge, to beg the question (issue, difficulties), to varnish over, to gloss over

薩摩, さつま

Satsuma (ancient province located in present-day Kagoshima prefecture), sweet potato (Ipomoea batatas)

擦れる, 磨れる, 摩れる, 擂れる, すれる

to rub, to chafe, to wear out, to become worn, to lose one's innocence, to become sly

すり替える, 摩り替える, 擦り替える, 掏り替える, 掏替える, 摺り替える, すりかえる

to switch (secretly), to substitute, to sidestep (an issue)

摩り寄る, 擦り寄る, すり寄る, 摩寄る, 擦寄る, すりよる

to draw close to, to edge up to, to snuggle up to, to nestle close to, to cuddle with, to draw closer to

摩り寄る, 擦り寄る, すり寄る, 摩寄る, 擦寄る, すりよる

to draw close to, to edge up to, to snuggle up to, to nestle close to, to cuddle with, to draw closer to

摩る, 擦る, 摩する, さする

to pat, to stroke, to rub off, to polish, to grind, to graze, to scrape, to be equal to, to be about to reach

摩る, 擦る, 摩する, さする

to pat, to stroke, to rub off, to polish, to grind, to graze, to scrape, to be equal to, to be about to reach

研磨, 研摩, けんま

grinding, polishing, studying


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