Definition of 慾

  • covetousness
  • greed
  • passion
  • desire
  • craving

Readings

On'Yomi (音読み) Kun'yomi (訓読み)
  • ヨク

Popular Words With This Kanji

欲, 慾, よく

greed, craving, desire, avarice, wants

意欲, 意慾, いよく

will, desire, ambition

食欲, 食慾, しょくよく

appetite (for food)

欲望, 慾望, よくぼう

desire, appetite, lust

無欲, 無慾, むよく

unselfish, disinterested, unavaricious, free of avarice

性欲, 性慾, せいよく

sexual desire

物欲, 物慾, ぶつよく

greed, worldly or materialistic desires

愛欲, 愛慾, あいよく

passion, sexual desire, lust, attachment (esp. to one's family or a member of the opposite sex)

貪欲, 貪慾, どんよく, とんよく, たんよく

avarice, greed, covetousness, raga (desire)

強欲, 強慾, ごうよく

greed, avarice


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