Definition of 憂

  • melancholy
  • grieve
  • lament
  • be anxious
  • sad
  • unhappy

Readings

On'Yomi (音読み) Kun'yomi (訓読み)
  • ユウ
  • うれえる
  • うれ

Popular Words With This Kanji

憂慮, ゆうりょ

anxiety, concern, fear

憂鬱, 憂欝, 憂うつ, 幽鬱, 幽欝, ゆううつ

depression, melancholy, dejection, gloom

憂鬱, 憂欝, 憂うつ, 幽鬱, 幽欝, ゆううつ

depression, melancholy, dejection, gloom

憂鬱, 憂欝, 憂うつ, 幽鬱, 幽欝, ゆううつ

depression, melancholy, dejection, gloom

憂える, 愁える, うれえる

to grieve, to lament, to be anxious, to be distressed

一喜一憂, いっきいちゆう

now rejoicing, now worrying, swinging from joy to sorrow, glad and sad by turns, alternating hope and fear, unable to put one's mind at ease

憂い, うい

unhappy, sad, gloomy

憂き目, 憂目, うきめ

bitter experience, misery, distress, grief, sad thoughts, hardship

憂き目, 憂目, うきめ

bitter experience, misery, distress, grief, sad thoughts, hardship

杞憂, きゆう

absurd fear, needless anxiety


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