Definition of 喝

  • hoarse
  • scold


On'Yomi (音読み) Kun'yomi (訓読み)
  • カツ

Popular Words With This Kanji

恐喝, きょうかつ

blackmail, extortion, threat (to extort money)

一喝, いっかつ

cry in a thundering voice, one roar

喝采, かっさい

acclamation, applause, ovation, cheers

恫喝, どうかつ

intimidation, threat, bluster

喝破, かっぱ

arguing someone down, scolding, rebuking, correcting, proclaiming (the truth), expounding

喝, かつ

exclamation used to scold practitioners (in Zen), scolding or threatening with a shout

大喝一声, だいかついっせい

shouting in a thunderous voice, blustering out

喝食, かっしき

type of No-mask

喝上げ, かつあげ

extortion of money or goods (e.g. from lower year students), shakedown

脅喝, きょうかつ

threat, intimidation, menace

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