Kanji details for

 
Common kanji
Uses 6 strokes
Taught in grade 3

Search words that:
- start with 向
- end with 向
- contain 向
yonder, facing, beyond, confront, defy, tend toward, approach
KUN:
  • む.く
    mu.ku
  • む.い
    mu.i
  • -む.き
    -mu.ki
  • む.ける
    mu.keru
  • -む.け
    -mu.ke
  • む.かう
    mu.kau
  • む.かい
    mu.kai
  • む.こう
    mu.kou
  • む.こう-
    mu.kou-
  • むこ
    muko
  • むか.い
    muka.i
ON:
  • コウ
    kou
Nanori:
  • こお
    koo
  • ta
  • na
  • むか
    muka
  • むかい
    mukai
  • むこう
    mukou
Written with 6 strokes
Taught in grade 3
Radicals:
Example words(showing 1-10 of 398 results)

noun
1.
opposite side, other side, opposite direction
2.
over there, that way, far away, beyond
3.
the other party, the other person
4.
future (starting now)

Godan-u verb, intransitive verb
1.
to face
2.
to go towards, to head towards
Other readings:
向う【むかう】
対う【むかう】

noun
1.
direction, orientation, bearing, way
2.
course (e.g. of action)

noun, auxillary suru verb
tendency, trend, inclination

noun, no-adjective
facing, opposite, across the street, other side
Other readings:
向かい【むかい】
対い【むかい】

Godan-ku verb, intransitive verb
1.
to turn toward, to look (up, down, etc.)
2.
to face (e.g. east), to look out on
3.
to point to
4.
to be suited to, to be fit for
5.
to go in the direction of, to lean towards (of a feeling)

Ichidan verb, transitive verb
to turn towards, to point

noun
intention, idea, inclination, wish
Other readings:
意嚮【いこう】

noun, auxillary suru verb
elevation, rise, improvement, advancement, progress

noun
trend, tendency, movement, attitude
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Example sentences(showing 1-20 of 973 results)

I fell asleep while studying at my desk

Let me know it as soon as you get there

しょ
辞書
こうこうせい
高校生
This dictionary is adapted for high school students

Turn toward me, please

みち
がわ
向こう側
みせ
くだ
下さい
You'll have to try the store across the street

I saw a man coming toward me

こうふく
幸福
もくひょ
目標
どりょく
努力
こと
Happiness consists of working toward one's goals

わか
若い
ひと
かん
考える
けいこう
傾向
Young people tend to think so

I was walking to the station then

わた
わか
別れた
あと
かれ
えき
After parting from me, he approached the station

The young man came out of the house opposite

The dog growled at a little boy

あめ
だい
次第
いえ
しゅっぱ
出発しよう
We shall leave for home as soon as it stops raining

I don't think he is fit for the job

If you turn around, I'll fasten your dress for you

Turn to the right

Turn to the left

She gave me a shy smile

つよ
強い
ひと
がい
以外
しょ
No one but a strong man is fit for the post

He made for the light he saw in the distance