Definition of 齧

  • gnaw
  • nibble
  • munch
  • have a smattering of

Readings

On'Yomi (音読み) Kun'yomi (訓読み)
  • ゲツ
  • ケツ
  • かじ

Popular Words With This Kanji

齧る, 噛る, 囓る, かじる

to chew, to bite (at), to gnaw, to nibble, to munch, to crunch, to have a smattering of, to dabble in (e.g. hobby, instrument)

齧り付く, 齧りつく, 噛り付く, 噛りつく, かじりつく, かぶりつく

to bite into, to stick to

齧り付く, 齧りつく, 噛り付く, 噛りつく, かじりつく, かぶりつく

to bite into, to stick to

聞き齧る, ききかじる

to have a smattering knowledge of

齧歯目, げっ歯目, げっしもく

Rodentia, rat-like, rodential

齧り散らす, かじりちらす

to gnaw at and scatter around, to start a lot of things without finishing any

親の脛を齧る, 親の脛を囓る, 親のすねを囓る, 親のすねをかじる, おやのすねをかじる

to depend on one's parents' (financial) support

石にかじりついても, 石に齧りついても, いしにかじりついても

(to get something done) even if through hell and high water

石にかじりついてでも, 石に齧りついてでも, 石に齧り付いてでも, いしにかじりついてでも

(to get something done) even if through hell and high water

齧歯類, げっ歯類, げっしるい

rodent


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