Kanji details for

 
Common kanji
Uses 13 strokes
Taught in grade 4

Search words that:
- start with 戦
- end with 戦
- contain 戦
war, battle, match
KUN:
  • いくさ
    ikusa
  • たたか.う
    tataka.u
  • おのの.く
    onono.ku
  • そよ.ぐ
    soyo.gu
  • わなな.く
    wanana.ku
ON:
  • セン
    sen
Nanori:
  • se
Written with 13 strokes
Taught in grade 4
Radicals:
Example words(showing 1-10 of 739 results)

noun, auxillary suru verb
1.
war
2.
fighting, fierce competition

noun
battle, fight, struggle, conflict
Other readings:
闘い【たたかい】

noun
great war, great battle

Godan-u verb, intransitive verb
1.
to make war (on), to wage war (against), to go to war (with), to fight (with), to do battle (against)(esp. 戦う)
2.
to compete (against)(esp. 戦う)
3.
to struggle (against adversities, etc.), to fight, to contend, to resist(esp. 闘う)
Other readings:
闘う【たたかう】

noun
1.
tactics, strategy
2.
military operation, naval operation(military)
Other readings:
策戦【さくせん】

noun, auxillary suru verb, no-adjective
battle, fight, combat

noun, auxillary suru verb
challenge, defiance, dare, attempt, try

noun, no-adjective
tactics

noun, auxillary suru verb
defeat, lost battle, losing a war

noun
1.
war potential, military strength, fighting power
2.
ability (to compete), capabilities, valuable asset
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Example sentences(showing 1-20 of 666 results)

The long war came to an end at last

せんそう
戦争
10
ねんかん
年間
つづ
続いた
The war lasted nearly ten years

I hope the time will soon come when there would be no more war

Even today, however, women struggle against discrimination

ぞく
家族
せんそう
戦争
ちゅ
せいかつ
生活
The family lived a wretched life during the war

せんそう
戦争
とつぜん
突然
War suddenly broke out

The two teams fought very hard

ばや
素早い
ども
子供
きょうそ
競争
おそ
遅い
たた
戦う
A fast child may win the race, but even a slow child can compete

くに
せんそう
戦争
ちょくご
直後
ひじょう
非常に
The country is very different from what it was just after the war

しき
組織
せん
戦後
This institution came into being after the war

がいしょ
外相
せんそう
戦争
The Foreign Minister said that war was inevitable

せん
戦後
おお
大きな
へん
変化
しょ
生じた
A great change has come about after the war

おと
おん
せんそう
戦争
さん
参加
Men and women went into battle

こうはい
荒廃
あと
かれ
せんそう
戦争
意味
じゅうぶ
十分に
かい
理解
The sight of the ruins brought home to him the meaning of war

There's a possibility of war

かれ
彼らの
とうちゃ
到着
まえ
せんとう
戦闘
The battle ended before they got there

くに
せんそう
戦争
こうはい
荒廃
The country was wasted by war

The capture of the prince by the king led to another war

かのじょ
彼女
広島
せんそう
戦争
The war broke out when she was in Hiroshima

かれ
彼ら
はげ
激しく
たた
戦った
They fought a fierce battle