Kanji details for

 
Common kanji
Uses 9 strokes
Taught in Junior high

Search words that:
- start with 威
- end with 威
- contain 威
intimidate, dignity, majesty, menace, threaten
KUN:
  • おど.す
    odo.su
  • おど.し
    odo.shi
  • おど.かす
    odo.kasu
ON:
  • i
Nanori:
  • いさ
    isa
  • たけ
    take
  • たけし
    takeshi
Written with 9 strokes
Taught in Junior high
Radicals:
Example words(showing 1-10 of 90 results)

Godan-su verb, transitive verb
1.
to threaten, to menace, to intimidate
2.
to startle, to frighten, to scare
All readings:
脅かす【おどかす】
嚇かす【おどかす】
威かす【おどかす】

Godan-ru verb, intransitive verb
to put on airs, to act big, to throw one's weight about, to be overbearing, to be domineering, to be bossy, to be pushy, to be proud, to be haughty, to be arrogant, to swagger, to boast, to brag
Other readings:
威張る【えばる】
意張る【いばる】[1]
Notes:
  1. word containing irregular kanji usage

noun
authority, power, influence

noun
power, might, authority, influence
Other readings:
偉力【いりょく】

Godan-su verb, transitive verb
to threaten, to menace, to frighten (into doing)
All readings:
脅す【おどす】
威す【おどす】
嚇す【おどす】

noun, auxillary suru verb
threat, menace

noun
(pitcher's) stuff(baseball term)

noun
1.
threat
2.
bird-scaring device (scarecrow, gun, etc.)
All readings:
脅し【おどし】
嚇し【おどし】
威し【おどし】

noun, auxillary suru verb
threat, intimidation, menace
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Example sentences(showing 1-20 of 71 results)

You can't just come in here and start ordering people around

きょうい
脅威
へん
変化
つづ
続ける
しん
進化
ぼうぎょ
防御
意味
The threat increases; a defence that doesn't evolve is meaningless

けんちく
建築家
けん
権威
しょ
じゅしょ
受賞
まん
自慢
The architect boasted that he had received a prestigious award

かのじょ
彼女
よう
様子
She has an important air about her

はつめい
発明
さい
だんせい
男性
けん
権威
しょ
はじ
初めて
じゅしょ
受賞
The ingenious man received the prestigious award for the first time

Who said you can swagger around like that just because you're one year ahead of me

1995
ねん
、安藤
けんちく
建築
けん
権威
しょ
じゅしょ
受賞
In 1995, Andou received architecture's most prestigious award

しゃ
医者
げん
威厳
たい
態度
かんじゃ
患者
しんさつ
診察
The doctor looked gravely at the patient

しゃ
医者
ども
子供
びょうき
病気
ちょめい
著名な
けん
権威
The doctor is a great authority on children's diseases

がくせい
学生
けん
権威
はんこう
反抗
The students revolted against authority

かのじょ
彼女
げん
威厳
ぶん
自分
ざい
無罪
こう
抗議
With dignity she protested her innocence

He is haughty to his juniors

かれ
てんもんがく
天文学
すな
即ち
てんもん
天文
がくもん
学問
だい
偉大な
けん
権威
He was a great authority on astronomy, or the science of the heavenly bodies

わた
私の
あに
てつがく
哲学
けん
権威
My brother's an authority on philosophy

かれ
ひと
ぶんがく
文学
けん
権威
He is an authority on the humanities

さいきん
最近
ほん
日本
ちちおや
父親
げん
威厳
じゅうようせ
重要性
げんしょ
減少
Recently, the dignity and importance of the Japanese father has diminished

He said that with dignity

いっせい
一世紀
はん
こんらん
混乱
つづ
続いた
あと
こくおう
国王
けん
権威
かいふく
回復
Only after a century and a half of confusion was the royal authority restored

He is the last man to submit to authority

かれ
ちゅうご
中国
かん
関する
けん
権威
He is an authority on China