Kanji details for

Common kanji
Uses 13 strokes
Taught in grade 6

Search words that:
- start with 蒸
- end with 蒸
- contain 蒸
steam, heat, sultry, foment, get musty
KUN:
  • む.す
    mu.su
  • む.れる
    mu.reru
  • む.らす
    mu.rasu
ON:
  • ジョウ
    jou
  • セイ
    sei
Written with 13 strokes
Taught in grade 6
Radicals:
Example words(showing 1-10 of 89 results)

noun
1.
steam, vapour, vapor
2.
steamboat, steam locomotive(abbreviation)
Other readings:
蒸汽【じょうき】

Godan-su verb, transitive verb
1.
to steam (food, towel, etc.)
See also:蒸かす
Godan-su verb, intransitive verb
2.
to be hot and humid, to be sultry

noun, auxillary suru verb, no-adjective
1.
evaporation
2.
disappearance (of people intentionally concealing their whereabouts), unexplained disappearance

adjective
humid, sultry
Other readings:
むし暑い【むしあつい】
蒸暑い【むしあつい】

noun, noun (suffix)
steaming

Godan-su verb, transitive verb
to steam (food)
Other readings:
蒸す【ふかす】[1]
Notes:
  1. irregular okurigana usage

noun
steamed bun, steamed bread
Other readings:
蒸パン【むしパン】

Godan-su verb, transitive verb
1.
to reheat, to steam over
2.
to bring up again (a problem that has been dealt with), to take up again, to drag up, to rehash
Other readings:
蒸返す【むしかえす】
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Example sentences(showing 1-20 of 41 results)

It was very sultry that night

It is less muggy today than it was yesterday

すいぶん
水分
じょうは
蒸発
Water evaporates when it is heated

It gets hot and humid in summer

つゆ
たいよう
太陽
のぼ
昇る
じょうは
蒸発
The dew evaporated when the sun rose

The steam has fogged my glasses

He complained about the room being too hot and humid

This ship is driven by steam

あつ
暑い
みず
はや
早く
じょうは
蒸発
In hot weather, water evaporates quickly

The engine is driven by steam

あつ
蒸し暑い
よる
かのじょ
彼女
まど
ぜん
全部
Though it was a muggy night, she went to bed with all the windows closed

はちがつ
8月
あつ
蒸し暑い
よる
あた
新しい
げきじょ
劇場
On a sultry night in August a new theatre opened for business

It was too muggy for me to get to sleep last night

じょうき
蒸気
ばくはつ
爆発
のうせい
可能性
Steam boilers may explode

みず
じょうき
蒸気
Water changes into steam

かれ
じょうき
蒸気
ふね
うご
動かす
せいこう
成功
He succeeded in applying steam to navigation

ほん
日本
なつ
あつ
蒸し暑い
Japan is hot and sticky in summer

ねつ
みず
じょうき
蒸気
Heat turns water into steam

ねつ
みず
すいじょうき
水蒸気
Heat turns water into steam

りょうし
両親
しゃっき
借金
のこ
残して
じょうは
蒸発
I've heard about it. Your parents disappeared, running out on their debt didn't they