Definition of 咳

  • cough
  • clear throat

Readings

On'Yomi (音読み) Kun'yomi (訓読み)
  • カイ
  • ガイ
  • しわぶ
  • せき
  • しわぶき

Popular Words With This Kanji

咳, せき, しわぶき

cough, coughing, tussis

百日咳, 百日ぜき, ひゃくにちぜき

whooping cough, pertussis

咳払い, 咳き払い, せきばらい

clearing one's throat, cough

咳払い, 咳き払い, せきばらい

clearing one's throat, cough

咳き込む, 咳込む, せきこむ

to cough violently, to have a coughing fit

咳き込む, 咳込む, せきこむ

to cough violently, to have a coughing fit

謦咳, けいがい

cough, hawking, laughing and talking at the same time, speak laughing

乾咳, 空咳, からせき, からぜき

dry cough, hacking cough, intentional cough (i.e. to get someone's attention)

労咳, ろうがい

pulmonary tuberculosis

咳止め, せきどめ

cough medicine, cough syrup, cough lozenge


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