Definition of 拗

  • crooked
  • twisted
  • distorted
  • perverted
  • cross

Readings

On'Yomi (音読み) Kun'yomi (訓読み)
  • オウ
  • ヨウ
  • イク
  • ユウ
  • ねじれる
  • こじれる
  • ねる
  • ねじける

Popular Words With This Kanji

拗ねる, すねる

to be peevish, to sulk, to pout

捩れる, 捻れる, 拗れる, 捻じれる, 捩じれる, ねじれる

to twist, to wrench, to screw

拗れる, こじれる

to get complicated, to grow worse, to turn sour

捩る, 捻る, 拗る, 捩じる, 捻じる, 拗じる, ねじる, よじる, もじる

to screw, to twist, to distort, to parody, to make a pun, to torture, to wrest

捩る, 捻る, 拗る, 捩じる, 捻じる, 拗じる, ねじる, よじる, もじる

to screw, to twist, to distort, to parody, to make a pun, to torture, to wrest

拗らせる, こじらせる

to aggravate, to complicate, to make worse

執拗, しつよう

persistent, obstinate, tenacious, relentless, insistent, importunate, persevering, stubborn

拗音, ようおん

contracted sound, palatised sound

拗らす, こじらす

to make worse (e.g. disease), to aggravate, to complicate

拗くれる, ねじくれる

to curve, to twist, to be rebellious


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