Kanji details for

 
Common kanji
Uses 16 strokes
Taught in Junior high

Search words that:
- start with 壊
- end with 壊
- contain 壊
demolition, break, destroy
KUN:
  • こわ.す
    kowa.su
  • こわ.れる
    kowa.reru
  • やぶ.る
    yabu.ru
ON:
  • カイ
    kai
  • e
Written with 16 strokes
Taught in Junior high
Radicals:
Example words(showing 1-10 of 112 results)

Godan-su verb, transitive verb
1.
to break, to destroy, to demolish
2.
to wreck, to ruin, to spoil, to damage
3.
to break (a bill, etc.)
Other readings:
毀す【こわす】

Ichidan verb, intransitive verb
1.
to be broken, to break
2.
to fall through, to come to nothing
Other readings:
毀れる【こわれる】

noun, auxillary suru verb
1.
collapse, crumbling, breaking down, caving in
2.
(radioactive) decay, disintegration(physics term)
See also:α崩壊
Other readings:
崩潰【ほうかい】

noun, auxillary suru verb
1.
destruction, disruption
2.
(application) crash(computer term)

noun, auxillary suru verb, no-adjective
destruction, annihilation, devastation, catastrophe
Other readings:
潰滅【かいめつ】

noun, auxillary suru verb
damage, destruction

noun
demolition, pulling down, destruction, dismantling
Other readings:
取壊し【とりこわし】
取り毀し【とりこわし】
取毀し【とりこわし】

noun, auxillary suru verb
destruction, collapse, crumbling
Other readings:
倒潰【とうかい】

Godan-su verb, transitive verb
to demolish, to tear down, to pull down
Other readings:
取壊す【とりこわす】
取り毀す【とりこわす】
取毀す【とりこわす】

noun, auxillary suru verb, no-adjective
necrosis
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Example sentences(showing 1-20 of 272 results)

The building may crash at any time

かれ
彼の
くる
こわ
壊れた
His car was seriously damaged

The building was completely destroyed

I fix broken radios

These cups are all broken

かれ
わた
私の
こわ
壊れた
けい
時計
なん
何とか
やくそく
約束
He promised to see about my broken watch

わた
私の
もつ
荷物
My suitcase is broken

かれ
彼の
せいけん
政権
ほうかい
崩壊
His regime is bound to collapse

しょうね
少年
まど
こわ
壊した
こと
てい
否定
This boy denied having broken the window

This telephone is out of order

This watch is broken

This desk is broken

かれ
こわ
壊れた
とこ
ようきゅ
要求
He demanded a replacement for the broken part

とう
ほうかい
崩壊
The tower fell into ruin

He broke the machine by using it incorrectly

The fire destroyed the tall building

こわ
壊れた
にんぎょ
人形
わた
私の
The broken doll is mine

He found an old, broken chair and sat down at the piano

あら
まち
ぜんたい
全体
かい
破壊
The storm destroyed the whole town

The machine broke because he had not looked after it properly