Definition of 急

  • hurry
  • emergency
  • sudden
  • steep

Readings

On'Yomi (音読み) Kun'yomi (訓読み)
  • キュウ
  • いそ
  • いそ

Popular Words With This Kanji

急, きゅう

urgent, sudden, abrupt, sharp, steep, precipitous, rapid, swift, fast, emergency, crisis, hurrying, haste, (in gagaku or noh) end of a song

緊急, きんきゅう

urgent, pressing, emergency

急ぐ, いそぐ

to hurry, to rush, to hasten, to make something happen sooner

急増, きゅうぞう

rapid increase, proliferation, surge, explosion

急速, きゅうそく

rapid (e.g. progress)

早急, さっきゅう, そうきゅう

urgent

急激, 急劇, きゅうげき

sudden, precipitous, radical

急激, 急劇, きゅうげき

sudden, precipitous, radical

急性, きゅうせい

acute (e.g. illness)

屹度, 急度, きっと

surely, undoubtedly, almost certainly, most likely (e.g. 90 percent), sternly, severely


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