Definition of 誡

  • admonish
  • warn
  • prohibit

Readings

On'Yomi (音読み) Kun'yomi (訓読み)
  • カイ
  • いましめる

Popular Words With This Kanji

戒める, 誡める, 警める, いましめる

to admonish, to warn, to remonstrate, to prohibit, to forbid, to be cautious, to punish

戒め, 誡め, 警め, いましめ

caution, admonition, warning, lesson, prohibition, ban, commandment, precept, punishment, caution, guard

訓戒, 訓誡, くんかい

warning, admonition, lesson or a phrase that teaches you not to do something

十戒, 十誡, じっかい

the 10 precepts, Ten Commandments, Decalogue, Decalog

教誨, 教戒, 教誡, きょうかい

counselling (often of imprisoned criminals by a chaplain, etc.), giving guidance, admonishment, scolding, exhortation

遺戒, 遺誡, いかい

one's last caution

誡告, かいこく

warning, caution


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