Definition of 攫

  • abduct

Readings

On'Yomi (音読み) Kun'yomi (訓読み)
  • カク
  • さら
  • つか

Popular Words With This Kanji

掴む, 摑む, 攫む, 把む, 捉む, つかむ

to seize, to catch, to grasp, to grip, to grab, to hold, to catch hold of, to lay one's hands on, to clutch, to understand, to grasp, to comprehend

一獲千金, 一攫千金, いっかくせんきん

getting rich quick

人さらい, 人攫い, ひとさらい

kidnapping, kidnaping, abduction, kidnapper, kidnaper, abductor

掻っ攫う, 掻っさらう, 掻攫う, かっさらう

to nab, to snatch

掻っ攫う, 掻っさらう, 掻攫う, かっさらう

to nab, to snatch

攫う, 掠う, さらう

to carry off, to run away with, to kidnap, to abduct, to monopolize, to make one's own

一攫千金を夢見る, いっかくせんきんをゆめみる

to dream of making a fortune at one stroke

鳶に油揚げをさらわれる, 鳶に油揚げを攫われる, 鳶に油揚を攫われる, とびにあぶらあげをさらわれる

to be robbed of one's due, to have one's fried tofu snatched by a black kite

鳶に油揚げをさらわれる, 鳶に油揚げを攫われる, 鳶に油揚を攫われる, とびにあぶらあげをさらわれる

to be robbed of one's due, to have one's fried tofu snatched by a black kite

人気をさらう, 人気を掠う, 人気を攫う, にんきをさらう

to capture all the popularity, to steal the show, to upstage


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