Definition of 曲

  • bend
  • music
  • melody
  • composition
  • pleasure
  • injustice
  • fault
  • curve
  • crooked
  • perverse
  • lean

Readings

On'Yomi (音読み) Kun'yomi (訓読み)
  • キョク
  • がる
  • げる
  • くま

Popular Words With This Kanji

曲, きょく

tune, piece of music

作曲, さっきょく

composition, setting (of music)

廓, 郭, 曲輪, くるわ, かく

district, quarter, enclosure, area enclosed by earthwork, red-light district

協奏曲, きょうそうきょく

concerto

交響曲, こうきょうきょく

symphony

歌曲, かきょく

melody, tune, song

戯曲, ぎきょく

play, drama

曲がる, 曲る, まがる

to bend, to curve, to warp, to wind, to twist, to turn, to be awry, to be askew, to be crooked

曲がる, 曲る, まがる

to bend, to curve, to warp, to wind, to twist, to turn, to be awry, to be askew, to be crooked

曲折, きょくせつ

windings, meanderings, complications


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