Sign In

Dictionary

Comments for 刺

Search by Japanese Word

字▼

Search by English Meaning

[とげ()]
toge
noun

Alternate Written Forms:

[とげ()]
toge

English Meaning(s) for 刺

noun
  1. thorn; spine; prickle
  2. splinter (esp. lodged in one's flesh); hard sharp item (esp. lodged in one's throat, e.g. fish bone)
  3. biting words

Definition and Synonyms for 刺

Sticker a small sharp-pointed tip resembling a spike on a stem or leaf
Synonyms: , , , , 荊棘
Shaggily in a shaggy manner
Synonyms: もじゃもじゃ, , ,
Barb one of the parallel filaments projecting from the main shaft of a feather
Synonyms: ,
Ratty dirty and infested with rats
Synonyms: , ,
Spine a sharp rigid animal process or appendage
Synonyms: , , ,
Ratty of or characteristic of rats
Synonyms: , ,
Barb a subsidiary point facing opposite from the main point that makes an arrowhead or spear hard to remove
Synonyms: ,
Barb the pointed part of barbed wire
Synonyms: ,
Dig an aggressive remark directed at a person like a missile and intended to have a telling effect
Synonyms: , , 当てこすり, 当てこする, 穿鑿, 耳擦り, 酷評
Brush a dense growth of bushes
Synonyms: やぶ, , 叢林, , 茂み, 茂り, 茂る, , 雑木林
Spine as a porcupine quill or a ridge on a bone or a ray of a fish fin
Synonyms: , , ,

Meanings for each kanji in 刺

thorn; pierce; stab; prick; sting; calling card Kanji Details »

Categories 刺 is a member of

Point sharp end
Show all words in category »
Process a natural prolongation or projection from a part of an organism either animal or plant
Show all words in category »
Remark a statement that expresses a personal opinion or belief or adds information
Show all words in category »
Flora all the plant life in a particular region or period
Show all words in category »
Fibril a very slender natural or synthetic fiber
Show all words in category »
Aculeus a stiff sharp-pointed plant process
Show all words in category »

Stroke Order Diagrams for 刺

Sample Sentences for 刺

My harsh words bruised her feeling.
I ran a splinter into my finger.
Beautiful flowers have thorns.
There's a thorn in my finger and I can't get it out.
It is better to be stung by a nettle than pricked by a rose.

Comments for 刺

If you have any questions about this entry, or would like to write a sample sentence using the vocabulary, please do so below. Your comment will appear in the forum for other users of the site to view and discuss.

Only registered users may post comments. You can register your free 楽しい Japanese account here.

This site uses the EDICT and KANJIDIC dictionary files. These files are the property of the Electronic Dictionary Research and Development Group, and are used in conformance with the Group's licence.