Kanji details for

 
Common kanji
Uses 15 strokes
Taught in Junior high

Search words that:
- start with 撲
- end with 撲
- contain 撲
slap, strike, hit, beat, tell, speak
ON:
  • ボク
    boku
Written with 15 strokes
Taught in Junior high
Radicals:
Example words(showing 1-10 of 61 results)

Godan-tsu verb, transitive verb
1.
to hit (a person), to strike, to beat(usually kana)
2.
to deliver (a speech), to give (an address)(usually kana)
All readings:
ぶつ《打つ》
ぶつ《撃つ》
ぶつ《撲つ》

noun
1.
sumo wrestling(sumo term)
2.
wrestler, rikishi(abbreviation, sumo term)
See also:相撲取り
Other readings:
相撲【すまい】[1]
角力【すもう】
角力【すまい】[1]
Notes:
  1. out-dated or obsolete kana usage

Godan-ru verb, transitive verb
to strike, to hit, to beat, to punch
All readings:
殴る【なぐる】
擲る【なぐる】
撲る【なぐる】

noun, auxillary suru verb
blow, hit (on the body), beating

noun, auxillary suru verb
eradication, extermination, destruction, suppression

noun
wrestler, rikishi(sumo term)
Other readings:
相撲取り【すまいとり】

noun
wrestling in which both wrestlers grasp the other's belt with both hands(sumo term)

expression
1.
fighting (tilting at) windmills, working oneself up even though there really isn't anything to fight at(yojijukugo)
2.
single-person mimicking a wrestling match
Other readings:
一人相撲【ひとりずもう】
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Example sentences(showing 20 results)

かれ
彼ら
ぼくめつ
撲滅
うんどう
運動
They are waging a campaign against AIDS

わた
ろん
議論
がいこくじん
外国人
おお
多い
げんてい
限定
Here, I'll confine this discussion to why many foreigners enjoy sumo

Sumo is the traditional sport of Japan

They are Japanese sumo wrestlers

You know quite a lot about Sumo

Your sister enjoys watching sumo wrestling on TV

Jane wishes she could see sumo in England

He watched the Sumo wrestling with folded arms

がくしゃ
科学者
ぼくめつ
撲滅
けんめい
懸命に
どりょく
努力
Scientists are working hard to put an end to AIDS

Have you ever watched sumo wrestling

せい
政府
ぼくめつ
撲滅
けつ
決意
The government is determined to put an end to terrorism

Sumo is great fun; otherwise she wouldn't be interested in it

かれ
おお
大きな
かる
軽い
だぼくしょう
打撲傷
However he wasn't seriously hurt and got away with light bruising

You look tiny next to a sumo wrestler

In the near future, we will be able to put an end to AIDS

かれ
すもうと
相撲取り
すこ
少し
かる
軽い
He is a little light for a sumo wrestler

250
すもうと
相撲取り
なみはず
並外れた
たいじゅ
体重
Two hundred fifty kilograms is an extraordinary weight even for a sumo wrestler

わん
左腕
だぼくしょう
打撲傷
I got my left arm bruised

かれ
だい
大の
きょ
He has great enthusiasm

だぼくしょう
打撲傷
I have a bruise