Definition of 骨

  • skeleton
  • bone
  • remains
  • frame

Readings

On'Yomi (音読み) Kun'yomi (訓読み)
  • コツ
  • ほね

Popular Words With This Kanji

骨, こつ, コツ

knack, skill, trick, secret, know-how, the ropes, hang

骨髄, こつずい

bone marrow, medulla, true spirit, one's mind

骨子, こっし

bones, marrow, essentials

骨格, 骨骼, こっかく

skeleton, skeletal structure, build, frame, physique, framework

骨格, 骨骼, こっかく

skeleton, skeletal structure, build, frame, physique, framework

遺骨, いこつ

remains, ashes of deceased

骨折, こっせつ

bone fracture

鉄骨, てっこつ

steel frame

露骨, ろこつ

frank, blunt, plain, outspoken, conspicuous, open, broad, suggestive, lewd

骨抜き, ほねぬき

boned (e.g. fish, etc.), watered down (e.g. plan, bill, etc.), mutilated, lacking integrity or moral backbone


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