Kanji details for

 
Common kanji
Uses 15 strokes
Taught in Junior high

Search words that:
- start with 憂
- end with 憂
- contain 憂
melancholy, grieve, lament, be anxious, sad, unhappy
KUN:
  • うれ.える
    ure.eru
  • うれ.い
    ure.i
  • う.い
    u.i
  • う.き
    u.ki
ON:
  • ユウ
    yuu
Nanori:
  • yu
Written with 15 strokes
Taught in Junior high
Radicals:
Example words(showing 1-10 of 59 results)

noun, na-adjective
depression, melancholy, dejection, gloom, despondency
Other readings:
憂うつ【ゆううつ】
憂欝【ゆううつ】
悒鬱【ゆううつ】
幽鬱【ゆううつ】
幽欝【ゆううつ】
悒欝【ゆううつ】

noun, auxillary suru verb
anxiety, concern, fear

Ichidan verb, transitive verb
1.
to worry about, to be anxious about, to be concerned about
2.
to lament, to grieve, to feel sorrow for
Other readings:
愁える【うれえる】

expression
now rejoicing, now worrying, swinging from joy to sorrow, glad and sad by turns, alternating hope and fear, unable to put one's mind at ease(yojijukugo)

noun
bitter experience, misery, distress, grief, sad thoughts, hardship
Other readings:
憂目【うきめ】[1]
うき目【うきめ】
Notes:
  1. irregular okurigana usage

noun, no-adjective
patriotic concern for the future of one's country

noun
1.
sorrow, grief, anguish, distress
2.
trouble, affliction, anxiety, fear, misgivings
Other readings:
愁い【うれい】
患い【うれい】

noun
1.
fleeting life, this transient world, floating world
2.
sad world, world of grief and worry(esp. 憂き世)
3.
the world of the living, this life, this world, the present world
4.
(the world of the) red light districts
All readings:
浮世【うきよ】
浮世【ふせい】
浮き世【うきよ】
憂き世【うきよ】
憂世【うきよ】

noun
needless fear, groundless apprehension, unfounded worry
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Example sentences(showing 1-20 of 23 results)

I often get the blues

かれ
彼の
こえ
ゆううつ
憂鬱な
ちょうし
調子
We sensed a melancholy note in his voice

かのじょ
彼女の
こと
言葉
ゆううつ
憂鬱
Her words were filled with melancholy

ゆううつ
憂鬱な
ぶん
気分
I have the blues today

げつよう
月曜日
ゆううつ
憂鬱
I always feel blue on Mondays

It was all the more depressing because it was raining

ブライアン
ゆううつ
憂鬱
Brian looks blue

かれ
ゆううつ
憂鬱
じょうた
状態
He was in a mood of depression

かれ
あい
試合
けっ
結果
いっいちゆう
一喜一憂
He is now glad, now sad at the progress of the game

いちにちじゅ
1日中
ゆううつ
憂鬱な
ぶん
気分
I was feeling blue all day

わた
びょうき
病気の
ゆううつ
憂うつ
I am depressed by my illness

Her cheerful voice responded just like that. Guess I was worrying over nothing..

かおいろ
顔色
いっいちゆう
一喜一憂
まいにち
毎日
ごと
仕事
I can't keep this up. It's an emotional roller coaster around here and all we have to do is look at the boss's face to know whether everybody is going to be happy or sad

かのじょ
彼女
ゆううつ
憂鬱
She felt blue

ゆううつ
憂鬱
Hence, loathed melancholy

かれ
ゆううつ
憂うつな
かんじょ
感情
He was overcome by a feeling of melancholy

ちち
びょうじょう
病状
いっいちゆう
一喜一憂
My father's condition seems to improve one moment, but the next moment he sinks again

You are truly an antidote for my melancholy

This will bring you to grief

ひょうめんて
表面的な
ものごと
物事
いっいちゆう
一喜一憂
ひと
ひと
かん
管理
たち
立場
Somebody who wavers between hope and fear over superficial things should not be appointed to a management position