Definition of 膏

  • fat
  • grease
  • lard
  • paste
  • ointment
  • plaster

Readings

On'Yomi (音読み) Kun'yomi (訓読み)
  • コウ
  • あぶら

Popular Words With This Kanji

脂, 膏, 膩, あぶら

fat, tallow, lard, grease

軟膏, なんこう

ointment, salve

脂汗, 膏汗, 油汗, あぶらあせ

cold sweat, greasy sweat

石膏, せっこう

plaster, gypsum, calcium sulphate (sulfate)

絆創膏, ばんそうこう, バンソーコー, バンソーコ

adhesive plaster, sticking plaster, bandage, band-aid

膏血, こうけつ

(hard-earned rewards of) sweat and blood

二股膏薬, ふたまたこうやく, ふたまたごうやく

double-dealer, timeserver, moving back and forth between two sides in a conflict

膏薬, 脂薬, 油薬, こうやく, あぶらぐすり

plaster, patch, ointment, liniment

膏腴, こうゆ

fertile soil, fertile land, fertility

膏肓, こうこう, こうもう

incurable disease


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