Definition of 虐

  • tyrannize
  • oppress

Readings

On'Yomi (音読み) Kun'yomi (訓読み)
  • ギャク
  • しいたげる

Popular Words With This Kanji

苛める, 虐める, いじめる

to tease, to torment, to persecute, to chastise

虐殺, ぎゃくさつ

atrocity, massive killing

虐待, ぎゃくたい

abuse, ill-treatment, maltreatment, mistreatment, cruelty

残虐, ざんぎゃく

cruelty, brutality

凌虐, 陵虐, りょうぎゃく

humiliation, indignity, affront, assault

凌虐, 陵虐, りょうぎゃく

humiliation, indignity, affront, assault

暴虐, ぼうぎゃく

tyranny, outrage, atrocity, cruel

虐げる, しいたげる

to oppress, to persecute, to tyrannize

自虐, じぎゃく

masochism, inflicting damage to oneself

嗜虐, しぎゃく

sadism


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