Kanji details for

 
Common kanji
Uses 11 strokes
Taught in grade 5

Search words that:
- start with 寄
- end with 寄
- contain 寄
draw near, stop in, bring near, gather, collect, send, forward
KUN:
  • よ.る
    yo.ru
  • -よ.り
    -yo.ri
  • よ.せる
    yo.seru
ON:
  • ki
Nanori:
  • よせ
    yose
  • より
    yori
  • よろ
    yoro
Written with 11 strokes
Taught in grade 5
Radicals:
Example words(showing 1-10 of 239 results)

Godan-ru verb, intransitive verb
1.
to approach, to draw near, to come near, to be close to
2.
to gather (in one place), to come together, to meet
3.
to stop by (while on one's way to another place), to drop by, to make a short visit
4.
to grow old, to grow high (number, etc.)
See also:年が寄る
5.
to grow (wrinkly)(in the form of しわが寄る)
6.
to lean against, to recline on(also written as 倚る, 凭る)
7.
to push one's opponent while holding their belt(sumo term)
8.
to decide on a price and come to a deal
9.
to be swayed by (a person), to yield to(archaism)

noun, auxillary suru verb
contribution, donation
Other readings:
寄附【きふ】

noun, no-adjective
1.
old person, elderly person, senior citizen
noun
2.
trustee of the Japan Sumo Association, retired high-ranking wrestler who is licensed to coach and receives retirement pay(sumo term)
3.
senior statesman (of the Tokugawa shogunate)
4.
important local official (under the Tokugawa Shogunate)
Other readings:
年寄【としより】
年より【としより】

Ichidan verb, transitive verb
1.
to come near, to let someone approach
2.
to bring near, to bring together, to collect, to gather
3.
to deliver (opinion, news, etc.), to send (e.g. a letter), to contribute, to donate
4.
to let someone drop by
5.
to add (numbers)
6.
to have feelings for (love, goodwill, trust, etc.)
7.
to rely upon for a time, to depend on
8.
to use as a pretext
9.
to put aside
10.
to press, to push, to force
11.
to include, to welcome (in a group), to let in(Kansai-ben (dialect))

Godan-ru verb, intransitive verb
1.
to lean (to one side), to incline
2.
to be unbalanced (e.g. diet), to be unduly weighted towards, to be concentrated on
3.
to be partial, to be biased, to be prejudiced
All readings:
偏る【かたよる】
片寄る【かたよる】

Godan-ru verb, intransitive verb
to approach, to draw near
Other readings:
近よる【ちかよる】

Godan-su verb, transitive verb
1.
to send, to forward(usually kana)
2.
to hand over (e.g. money)(usually kana)
Other readings:
よこす《寄こす》
よこす《遣す》

noun, auxillary suru verb
donation, presentation, gift
Other readings:
寄贈【きそう】

noun, auxillary suru verb
contribution, service

Godan-ru verb, intransitive verb
to stop by, to drop in for a short visit
Other readings:
立寄る【たちよる】
立ちよる【たちよる】
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Example sentences(showing 1-20 of 368 results)

Let's drop in for a drink

Why don't you stop by for a little while

Drop in now and again

はんぶん
半分
Give me half of it

Please drop in on us

Please drop by when you go out for shopping sometimes

いえ
かえ
帰る
とちゅう
途中
わた
私の
いえ
Please drop in at my house on your way home

I'm just going to run down to the bank

Send me somebody right away

Let's call at his house

Please drop in at my house on your way home

Please drop in to see us any time you're in town

ゆうがた
夕方
かいしゃ
会社
Drop by my office this evening

Please drop by my home

Please visit us in our new office

"Let's head back." "Shall we drop by McDonald's?

If I have time, I'll drop in

Won't you come in for a moment

You know, there are more and more old people

Please drop by and see me