Kanji details for

 
Common kanji
Uses 6 strokes
Taught in Junior high

Search words that:
- start with 缶
- end with 缶
- contain 缶
tin can, container, jar radical (no. 121)
KUN:
  • かま
    kama
ON:
  • カン
    kan
Nanori:
  • fu
  • be
Written with 6 strokes
Taught in Junior high
Radicals:
Example words(showing 1-10 of 47 results)

noun, counter
1.
can, tin
noun
2.
canned food(abbreviation)
See also:缶詰
Other readings:
【かん】[1][2]
【かん】[1][2]
カン
Notes:
  1. ateji (phonetic) reading
  2. word containing out-dated kanji

noun, no-adjective
1.
canned food, tinned food
noun
2.
confining someone (e.g. so they can concentrate on work)(usu. 缶詰にする)
3.
being stuck in a confined space(usu. 缶詰になる)
Other readings:
缶詰め【かんづめ】
罐詰め【かんづめ】[1]
罐詰【かんづめ】[1]
Notes:
  1. word containing out-dated kanji

noun
kettle(usually kana)
Other readings:
やかん《薬罐》[1]
やかん《薬鑵》[1]
やかん《藥罐》[1]
Notes:
  1. word containing out-dated kanji

noun
empty can
Other readings:
空缶【あきかん】

noun
canned coffee

noun
drum (e.g. oil, gasoline), metal barrel

noun
aluminium can, aluminum can

noun
eighteen litre drum
Other readings:
一斗缶【いっとかん】

noun, auxillary suru verb
opening a can

noun
punch-style can opener (punches a round or V-shaped hole in a can of liquid)
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Example sentences(showing 1-20 of 30 results)

This can holds about 4 gallons

He cut his finger in opening a can

The fire isn't very hot, so it won't heat the kettle

They're only $50 with two cans of shoe polish free of charge

Taking out a knife, he tried to open the can

I have nothing to open the can with

かん
薬缶
ふっとう
沸騰
The kettle must be boiling

The kettle is steaming

She put a kettle on the gas

かれ
彼ら
くだもの
果物
ぞん
保存
かんづめ
缶詰め
They canned the fruits to preserve them

かのじょ
彼女
ふっとう
沸騰
だいどこ
台所
She left the kitchen with the kettle boiling

He was playing football with an old tin

He picked up cans in the street

Don't throw away cans on the street

Could I get one more beer, please

There was no fresh meat in the market today, so you'll have to content yourselves with something out of a tin

Empty cans were scattered about the place

かん
から
空っぽ
The can is empty

Nashi are tinned in this factory

メグ
かんづめ
缶詰
Meg bought a can of tomatoes