Kanji details for

 
Common kanji
Uses 6 strokes
Taught in grade 1

Search words that:
- start with 休
- end with 休
- contain 休
rest, day off, retire, sleep
KUN:
  • やす.む
    yasu.mu
  • やす.まる
    yasu.maru
  • やす.める
    yasu.meru
ON:
  • キュウ
    kyuu
Written with 6 strokes
Taught in grade 1
Radicals:
Example words(showing 1-10 of 215 results)

noun
summer vacation, summer holiday

noun
1.
rest, recess, respite
2.
vacation, holiday, absence, suspension
3.
dormancy (of a silkworm prior to moulting)

Godan-mu verb, intransitive verb
1.
to be absent, to take a day off
2.
to rest, to have a break
3.
to go to bed, to (lie down to) sleep, to turn in, to retire
4.
to stop doing some ongoing activity for a time, to suspend business

adverbial noun, noun (temporal)
lunch break, noon recess, noon rest period

noun
holiday, day off, furlough, absence (from work)

noun, auxillary suru verb
rest, break, recess, intermission
Other readings:
休けい【きゅうけい】

noun, auxillary suru verb
closed (e.g. store), business suspended, shutdown, holiday

noun, auxillary suru verb, no-adjective
rest, break, recreation, recuperation, convalescence

noun, auxillary suru verb, no-adjective
rest, relief, relaxation
Other readings:
休足【きゅうそく】

noun
regular holiday, fixed day off, regular closing day
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Example sentences(showing 1-20 of 751 results)

I want to take a rest

した
明日
いちにち
1日
Will you let me have a holiday tomorrow

やす
休め
Stand at ease

Let's take a rest for a while

Let's take a short break

Let's stop and take a rest

すわ
座って
ひとやす
ひと休み
Let's sit down and catch our breath

Let's take a rest

Good night, sleep tight

きゅうそ
休息
Take a rest

ひとやす
一休み
Let's take a rest

10
ふん
きゅうけ
休憩
Let's take a 10-minute break

What do you say to having a coffee break

ごと
仕事
はんぶん
半分
きゅうけ
休憩
I've done half the work, and now I can take a break

かれ
きゅうけ
休憩
はた
働き
つづ
続けた
He went on working without a break last night

くる
すこ
少し
Why don't you pull over and take a rest for a while

いっしゅうか
一週間
I took a week off

われわれ
我々
ひる
はた
働き
よる
やす
休む
We work by day, and rest by night

せんしゅ
先週
いちにち
一日
やす
休み
I took a day off last week

Good night and sweet dreams