Definition of 靡

  • flutter
  • wave
  • bow to
  • obey
  • seduce

Readings

On'Yomi (音読み) Kun'yomi (訓読み)
  • なび
  • ない
  • ける

Popular Words With This Kanji

靡く, なびく

to bend, to flutter, to wave, to bow to, to yield to, to obey, to be swayed by

風靡, ふうび

overwhelming, conquer, dominate

萎靡, いび

decline, decay

淫靡, いんび

impurity, obscenity

靡かす, なびかす

to seduce, to win over, to conquer

靡かせる, なびかせる

to fly, to flutter, to win over, to win one's heart, to subdue

一世風靡, いっせいふうび

ruling the times, holding sway over the minds of the people

一世を風靡する, いっせいをふうびする

take the world by storm, to hold sway over the minds of the people


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