Definition of 嗅

  • smell
  • sniff
  • scent

Readings

On'Yomi (音読み) Kun'yomi (訓読み)
  • キュウ

Popular Words With This Kanji

嗅覚, きゅうかく

the sense of smell

嗅ぎ付ける, 嗅ぎつける, かぎつける

to sniff out, to get wind of

嗅ぎ付ける, 嗅ぎつける, かぎつける

to sniff out, to get wind of

嗅ぐ, かぐ

to sniff, to smell

嗅神経, きゅうしんけい

olfactory nerve

嗅ぎ煙草, 嗅ぎタバコ, 嗅煙草, かぎたばこ, かぎタバコ

snuff

嗅ぎ当てる, かぎあてる

to sniff out, to catch the scent of

嗅ぎ分ける, かぎわける

to scent out, to discern

嗅ぎ回る, かぎ回る, かぎまわる

to sniff around (looking for)

見る目嗅ぐ鼻, みるめかぐはな

Yama's pole with a human head on the top (able to discern good and evil of the dead), (being a) fuss-pot, complaining about things in the public eye


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