Definition of 涎

  • saliva
  • slobber

Readings

On'Yomi (音読み) Kun'yomi (訓読み)
  • セン
  • エン
  • よだれ

Popular Words With This Kanji

涎, よだれ

drool

垂涎, すいぜん, すいえん, すいせん

watering at the mouth, covetousness

商いは牛のよだれ, 商いは牛の涎, あきないはうしのよだれ

one should not rush to make a profit, business is best run when sales flow like a cow's drool: long and thin

よだれを垂らす, 涎を垂らす, よだれをたらす

to drool, to dribble, to slobber

涎掛け, よだれかけ

bib

竜涎香, りゅうぜんこう

ambergris

垂涎三尺, すいぜんさんじゃく

avid desire, drooling over (something), watering at the mouth


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