Definition of 濫

  • excessive
  • overflow
  • spread out


On'Yomi (音読み) Kun'yomi (訓読み)
  • ラン
  • みだりに
  • みだりがましい

Popular Words With This Kanji

乱用, 濫用, らんよう

abuse, misuse, misappropriation, using to excess

乱発, 濫発, らんぱつ

random firing, reckless firing, excessive issue

乱獲, 濫獲, らんかく

excessive fishing, overfishing

乱伐, 濫伐, らんばつ

reckless deforestation, overcutting of forests

氾濫, 汎濫, はんらん

overflowing, flood

氾濫, 汎濫, はんらん

overflowing, flood

濫造, 乱造, らんぞう

overproduction, careless manufacture, churning out (substandard goods)

妄りに, 濫りに, 猥りに, みだりに

without authority, without reason, arbitrarily, unnecessarily, indiscriminately, recklessly

乱費, 濫費, らんぴ

waste, lavish spending, dissipation

紙幣の濫発, しへいのらんぱつ

excessive (reckless) issue of bank notes

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