Japanese Dictionary Japanese Translation

JLearn.net Online Japanese Dictionary and Study portal

Login / Register
   HomeDictionaryKanji DictionaryKanji by RadicalJLPT StudyStudy ListsReferencesAccountAbout/Donate

Kanji information for

Please use the
controls below
to view
stroke orders
  Words starting with    Words containing    Words ending with
 
On-yomi
コウ
kou
Kun-yomi
しぼ.る
shibo.ru
し.める
shi.meru
し.まる
shi.maru
Meaning strangle, constrict, wring

Some example words with 絞
Remove word?
Add Vocabulary to list
You need to log in to be able to create your own Study Lists.

New features are planned to utilise both the public JLPT lists and any personal lists you may create, so start building your lists!

Kanji
 
Kana
Definition
絞る しぼる
shiboru
  1. Godan-ru verb transitive verb to wring (towel, rag), to squeeze
  2. to squeeze (fruit to extract juice), to press, to extract, to milk, to express milk
  3. to rack (one's brains), to strain (one's voice)
  4. to extort, to exploit
  5. to chew out, to reprimand severely, to rake over the coals, to give a sound scolding, to tell someone off, to scold, to rebuke
  6. to drill into, to train
  7. to narrow down (one's focus), to whittle down
  8. to gather up (curtain, etc.), to tighten (drawstring)
  9. to stop down (lens)
  10. to turn down (e.g. radio)
  11. to bend (bow), to draw
  12. sumo term to hold down, to constrict, to immobilize
Common word
ADD +
お絞り おしぼり
oshibori
noun usually kana wet towel (supplied at table), hot, moistened hand towel
Common word
ADD +
絞り しぼり
shibori
  1. noun auxillary suru verb tye-dye, tye-dyeing
  2. aperture (e.g. camera, iris of the eye), aperture stop, stop
  3. contraction, squeezing, choke
Common word
ADD +
絞り込む しぼりこむ
shiborikomu
  1. Godan-mu verb transitive verb to squeeze, to wring out
  2. to narrow down, to refine
Common word
ADD +
絞殺 こうさつ
kousatsu
noun auxillary suru verb strangulation, strangling
Common word
ADD +
絞める しめる
shimeru
Ichidan verb transitive verb to strangle, to constrict
Common word
ADD +
絞首刑 こうしゅけい
koushukei
noun death by hanging
Common word
ADD +
振り絞る ふりしぼる
furishiboru
  1. Godan-ru verb transitive verb to muster (one's strength)
  2. to strain (e.g. one's voice)
Common word
ADD +
御絞り おしぼり
oshibori
noun usually kana wet towel (supplied at table), hot, moistened hand towel
Common word
ADD +
絞込む しぼりこむ
shiborikomu
  1. Godan-mu verb transitive verb to squeeze, to wring out
  2. to narrow down, to refine
Common word
ADD +
振絞る ふりしぼる
furishiboru
  1. Godan-ru verb transitive verb to muster (one's strength)
  2. to strain (e.g. one's voice)
Common word
ADD +
引き絞る ひきしぼる
hikishiboru
Godan-ru verb transitive verb to draw bow to limit, to draw aside curt
引絞る ひきしぼる
hikishiboru
Godan-ru verb transitive verb to draw bow to limit, to draw aside curt
絞まる しまる
shimaru
Godan-ru verb intransitive verb to be strangled, to be constricted
絞首台 こうしゅだい
koushudai
noun gallows
知恵を絞る ちえをしぼる
chiewoshiboru
Expression Godan-ru verb to rack one's brain
絞め上げる しめあげる
shimeageru
  1. Ichidan verb transitive verb to screw up, to put the screws on (a person)
  2. to constrict (someone, something)
脳味噌を絞る のうみそをしぼる
noumisowoshiboru
Expression Godan-ru verb to rack one's brains
油を絞る あぶらをしぼる
aburawoshiboru
  1. Expression Godan-ru verb to chew out, to reprimand severely, to rake over the coals, to give a sound scolding, to tell someone off, to scold, to rebuke
  2. to press oil
豆絞り まめしぼり
mameshibori
noun spotted pattern
絞首 こうしゅ
koushu
noun auxillary suru verb hanging, strangling to death
絞り染め しぼりぞめ
shiborizome
noun tie-dye
絞り染 しぼりぞめ
shiborizome
noun tie-dye
絞り上げる しぼりあげる
shiboriageru
  1. Ichidan verb transitive verb to squeeze (to the utmost), to wring
  2. to strain one's voice
  3. to scold
絞り出す しぼりだす
shiboridasu
Godan-su verb transitive verb to squeeze out, to wring out
絞り取る しぼりとる
shiboritoru
Godan-ru verb transitive verb to squeeze or wring out from
液を絞る えきをしぼる
ekiwoshiboru
Expression Godan-ru verb to squeeze the juice (from)
首が絞まる くびがしまる
kubigashimaru
Expression Godan-ru verb to have one's neck wrung
首を絞める くびをしめる
kubiwoshimeru
Expression Ichidan verb to wring the neck, to strangle
絞罪 こうざい
kouzai
noun execution by hanging, hanging
絞刑 こうけい
koukei
noun death by hanging
絞刑吏 こうけいり
koukeiri
noun hangman
絞り汁 しぼりじる
shiborijiru
noun squeezed juice (e.g. of a lemon)
絞り込み しぼりこみ
shiborikomi
noun refinement, narrowing-down
岩根絞り いわねしぼり
iwaneshibori
noun usually kana Camellia japonica 'Iwaneshibori' (cultivar of common camellia)
的を絞る まとをしぼる
matowoshiboru
Expression Godan-ru verb to narrow in (on), to home in, to focus, to target
絞め技 しめわざ
shimewaza
noun martial arts shime-waza (judo stranglehold)
絞技 しめわざ
shimewaza
noun martial arts shime-waza (judo stranglehold)
袂を絞る たもとをしぼる
tamotowoshiboru
Expression Godan-ru verb to shed many tears, to weep, to wring dry one's sleeve (which has been soaked by tears)
自分の首を絞める じぶんのくびをしめる
jibunnokubiwoshimeru
Expression Ichidan verb to ask for trouble, to dig your own grave, to cut your own throat
真綿で首を絞める まわたでくびをしめる
mawatadekubiwoshimeru
Expression Ichidan verb to drag things out, to creep up slowly on the point, to strangle (execute) slowly with a silk cord (instead of quickly with a rope)
鹿の子絞り かのこしぼり
kanokoshibori
noun cloth dyed in a dapple pattern
鹿の子絞 かのこしぼり
kanokoshibori
noun cloth dyed in a dapple pattern
鹿子絞り かのこしぼり
kanokoshibori
noun cloth dyed in a dapple pattern
ニンニク絞り器 ニンニクしぼりき
ninnikushiboriki
noun garlic press
絞殺死体 こうさつしたい
kousatsushitai
noun body of a strangled person
葡萄絞り機 ぶどうしぼりき
budoushiboriki
noun winepress, wine-press
葡萄絞り器 ぶどうしぼりき
budoushiboriki
noun winepress, wine-press
絞り器 しぼりき
shiboriki
noun wringer (clothes), squeezer (fruit, etc.), press (grapes, etc.)
絞り機 しぼりき
shiboriki
noun wringer (clothes), squeezer (fruit, etc.), press (grapes, etc.)
See Also