Definition of 砕

  • smash
  • break
  • crush
  • familiar
  • popular

Readings

On'Yomi (音読み) Kun'yomi (訓読み)
  • サイ
  • くだ
  • くだける

Popular Words With This Kanji

火砕流, 火災流, かさいりゅう

pyroclastic flow (type of volcanic eruption), stone wind

砕く, 摧く, くだく

to break, to smash

粉砕, ふんさい

pulverization, pulverisation, smashing, demolishing

打ち砕く, うちくだく, ぶちくだく

to smash, to crush

砕ける, 摧ける, くだける

to break (into pieces), to be broken, to be smashed, to collapse, to crumble, to decline, to cool (e.g. enthusiasm), to dampen (e.g. one's will to fight), to become less formal, to throw off reserve, to become affable, to become easy to understand (e.g. a story), to be worried

玉砕, 玉摧, ぎょくさい

honourable defeat, honorable defeat, honourable death, honorable death, death without surrender

破摧, 破砕, はさい

crushing, smashing, cracking to pieces

噛み砕く, 噛砕く, かみくだく

to crunch, to masticate, to simplify, to explain plainly

噛み砕く, 噛砕く, かみくだく

to crunch, to masticate, to simplify, to explain plainly

砕石, さいせき

broken stone, rubble


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