Kanji details for

Common kanji
Uses 6 strokes
Jinmeiyou Kanji (used in names)

Search words that:
- start with 曳
- end with 曳
- contain 曳
pull, tug, jerk, admit, install, quote, refer to
KUN:
  • ひ.く
    hi.ku
ON:
  • エイ
    ei
Nanori:
  • ひき
    hiki
  • びき
    biki
Written with 6 strokes
Jinmeiyou Kanji (used in names)
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Example words(showing 1-10 of 22 results)

Godan-ku verb, transitive verb
1.
to pull, to tug, to lead (e.g. a horse)
2.
to draw (attention, sympathy, etc.), to attract (e.g. interest)
3.
to draw back (e.g. one's hand), to draw in (one's chin, stomach, etc.), to pull in
4.
to draw (a card, mahjong tile, etc.)
5.
to draw (a line, plan, etc.)
6.
to catch (a cold)
7.
to play (a stringed or keyboard instrument)
8.
to look up (in a dictionary, phone book, etc.), to consult, to check
9.
to haul, to pull (vehicles)(esp. 牽く)
10.
to subtract, to deduct
11.
to recede, to ebb, to fade
12.
to be descend from, to inherit (a characteristic)
13.
to quote, to cite, to raise (as evidence)
14.
to lay on (electricity, gas, etc.), to install (e.g. a telephone), to supply (e.g. water)
15.
to hold (e.g. a note)
16.
to apply (e.g. lipstick), to oil (e.g. a pan), to wax (e.g. a floor)
Godan-ku verb, intransitive verb
17.
to move back, to draw back, to recede
18.
to lessen, to subside, to ebb
19.
to resign, to retire, to quit
Other readings:
曳く【ひく】
牽く【ひく】

noun
1.
tug of war (orig. a form of divination to predict whether the year will be favourable or unfavourable)
2.
forward puller (of a rickshaw)
Other readings:
綱曳き【つなひき】

noun
trawl (net)
Other readings:
底曳き網【そこびきあみ】
底引網【そこびきあみ】
底曳網【そこびきあみ】

noun, auxillary suru verb
(secret) date, clandestine meeting, assignation, tryst, rendezvous
Other readings:
逢い引き【あいびき】
逢引き【あいびき】
媾曳【あいびき】
媾曳き【あいびき】

noun
heaving, pulling
Other readings:
曳曳【えいえい】

noun, auxillary suru verb
towing (a ship)
Other readings:
えい航【えいこう】

noun
1.
tugboat, tug, towboat
noun, auxillary suru verb
2.
tugging (a boat), towing, towage
Other readings:
曳船【ひきふね】
引船【ひきふね】
引き船【ひきふね】
曳き船【ひきふね】
引き舟【ひきふね】
引舟【ひきふね】

noun
1.
seine fishing, seining
2.
seine, seine net(abbreviation)
See also:地曳網
Other readings:
地曳き【じびき】
地引【じびき】
地曳【じびき】[1]
Notes:
  1. irregular okurigana usage
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Horses used to pull road-rollers, but the steamroller arrived with the invention of the steam engine