Definition of 臥

  • bend down
  • bow
  • lie prostrate

Readings

On'Yomi (音読み) Kun'yomi (訓読み)
  • ふせ
  • せる

Popular Words With This Kanji

草臥れる, くたびれる

to get tired, to wear out

臥せる, ふせる

to lie down, to retire, to go to bed

画龍点睛, 画竜点睛, 画竜天睛, 臥龍点睛, がりょうてんせい, がりゅうてんせい

finishing touch, completing (something) by executing the final, critical step

臥薪嘗胆, がしんしょうたん

going through thick and thin to attain one's objective, enduring unspeakable hardships for the sake of vengeance

安臥, あんが

quiet rest

横臥, おうが

lying on one's side

偃臥, えんが

lying face down

臥す, ふす

to lie down (in bed)

臥し転ぶ, ふしまろぶ

to fall and roll over, wriggle about

平臥, へいが

lying down, being laid up


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