Kanji details for

 
Common kanji
Uses 8 strokes
Taught in grade 3

Search words that:
- start with 放
- end with 放
- contain 放
set free, release, fire, shoot, emit, banish, liberate
KUN:
  • はな.す
    hana.su
  • -っぱな.し
    -ppana.shi
  • はな.つ
    hana.tsu
  • はな.れる
    hana.reru
  • こ.く
    ko.ku
  • ほう.る
    hou.ru
ON:
  • ホウ
    hou
Nanori:
  • はなれ
    hanare
Written with 8 strokes
Taught in grade 3
Radicals:
Example words(showing 1-10 of 485 results)

noun, auxillary suru verb, no-adjective
broadcast, broadcasting

Godan-su verb, transitive verb
1.
to release, to let go, to free, to set free, to let loose, to turn loose
2.
to add (pieces of eggplant, potato, etc.) to water, broth, etc.

noun, auxillary suru verb
1.
opening (a door, window, etc.), leaving open
2.
opening up (e.g. to the public), allowing (public) access

noun, auxillary suru verb
1.
release, unleashing, liberation, emancipation, setting free
2.
deallocation (of computer memory)(computer term)

Godan-ru verb, transitive verb
1.
to throw, to fling, to hurl, to toss
2.
to neglect, to abandon, to leave alone, to give up on, to leave undone, to leave unfinished
Other readings:
放る【ほる】
抛る【ほうる】
抛る【ほる】

Ichidan verb, intransitive verb
to get free (from), to be freed, to be released

noun, auxillary suru verb
1.
exile, banishment, eviction, deportation, purge, expulsion, ousting
2.
elimination (e.g. of poverty), removal

noun, auxillary suru verb
abandonment, renunciation, resignation, abdication (responsibility, right)
Other readings:
抛棄【ほうき】

noun, auxillary suru verb
release, emission, ejection
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Example sentences(showing 1-20 of 400 results)

Never let me go

ほう
放課後
つだ
お手伝い
Could you help us after school

Please be careful not to let the dog loose

わた
ほうそう
放送
かん
時間
I was on the air for two hours yesterday

いま
I'm not available right now

しょくぶ
植物
えいよう
栄養
もの
さん
酸素
ほうしゅ
放出
Plants give off oxygen as they make food

かのじょ
彼女
じん
婦人
かいほう
解放
うんどう
運動
せっきょくて
積極的に
かつやく
活躍
She took an active part in the women's lib movement

She set the bird free from the cage

Record the broadcast on tape

いま
ほうそう
放送
ちゅ
They are on the air now

He took hold of my arm and never let me loose

うで
はな
放して
Let go of my arm

ばんぐみ
番組
いま
ほうそう
放送
ちゅ
The program is on the air

かいしゃ
会社
けいかく
計画
ほう
放棄
The company abandoned that project

Did you go straight home after school yesterday

かれ
かん
考え
ほう
放棄
He abandoned the idea

ほう
放課後
けいかく
計画
そうだん
相談しよう
Let's talk over the plan after school

かのじょ
彼女
じん
婦人
かいほう
解放
うんどう
運動
せっきょくて
積極的な
やくわり
役割
She played a part in the women's lib movement

ものごと
物事
はじ
始めた
いじょう
以上
とちゅう
途中
ほう
放棄
Once you have begun to do something, don't give up

だれ
誰か
いえ
ほう
放火
Someone set fire to the house