Kanji details for

 
Common kanji
Uses 6 strokes
Taught in Junior high

Search words that:
- start with 汚
- end with 汚
- contain 汚
dirty, pollute, disgrace, rape, defile
KUN:
  • けが.す
    kega.su
  • けが.れる
    kega.reru
  • けが.らわしい
    kega.rawashii
  • よご.す
    yogo.su
  • よご.れる
    yogo.reru
  • きたな.い
    kitana.i
ON:
  • o
Written with 6 strokes
Taught in Junior high
Radicals:
Example words(showing 1-10 of 108 results)

adjective
1.
dirty, filthy, foul, unclean
2.
disordered, messy, untidy, poor (e.g. handwriting)
3.
indecent (language, etc.), dirty, vulgar, coarse
4.
dastardly, mean, base, underhanded
5.
stingy, greedy
Other readings:
穢い【きたない】
汚ない【きたない】[1]
Notes:
  1. irregular okurigana usage

Ichidan verb, intransitive verb
1.
to get dirty, to become dirty
2.
to become sullied, to become corrupted, to lose one's chastity

noun, auxillary suru verb
pollution, contamination

Godan-su verb, transitive verb
1.
to pollute, to contaminate, to soil, to make dirty, to stain
2.
to disgrace, to dishonour, to dishonor, to defile(esp. けがす)
Other readings:
汚す【けがす】
穢す【けがす】

noun, no-adjective
corruption

noun
dirt, filth, stain, blot, spot

noun, auxillary suru verb
pollution, contamination, corruption, graft

noun
stigma, dishonour, dishonor, infamy

noun
stain, blot, flaw, disgrace
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Example sentences(showing 1-20 of 186 results)

かれ
彼の
部屋
きた
汚い
His room is untidy

These trousers are dirty

きた
汚い
がっこう
学校
まえ
あら
洗う
ひつよう
必要
That shirt is very dirty. It needs washing before you go to school

きた
汚い
いぬ
だいどこ
台所
Don't bring that dirty dog through the kitchen

きた
汚い
わた
私の
ほん
Don't handle my books with dirty hands

He told me about an old school behind a high wall in a dirty street

かんきょ
環境
せん
汚染
こうじょ
工場
Some factories pollute the environment

うし
失い
とき
おれ
ぶん
自分
よご
汚れた
ここ
When I was on the verge of losing you, I saw how sinful my soul was

かれ
彼ら
おしょく
汚職
なに
何か
かんけい
関係
They have something to do with the scandal

みず
あぶ
きた
汚く
The water was fouled by oil

We must get rid of this foul garbage right away

Please clean the dirty floor

ちょうさ
調査
けっ
結果
かわ
ちかごろ
近頃
せん
汚染
Research has shown how polluted the rivers are these days

These clothes are dirty and need washing

This river is so polluted that fish can no longer live in it

さけ
おと
わた
私の
えり
きた
汚い
こと
言葉
The drunken man grasped my collar and swore at me

He soiled his white shirt when he changed the ink cartridge

I saw a dirty dog coming into the garden

きた
汚い
ふく
かれ
彼の
けっぱく
潔白
しょうめ
証明
あた
新しい
しょうこ
証拠
These dirty clothes could be a new piece of evidence to prove his innocence

The suitcase contained nothing but dirty clothes