Kanji details for

 
Common kanji
Uses 12 strokes
Taught in grade 3

Search words that:
- start with 遊
- end with 遊
- contain 遊
play
KUN:
  • あそ.ぶ
    aso.bu
  • あそ.ばす
    aso.basu
ON:
  • ユウ
    yuu
  • yu
Nanori:
  • あす
    asu
  • u
Written with 12 strokes
Taught in grade 3
Radicals:
Example words(showing 1-10 of 252 results)

Godan-bu verb, intransitive verb
1.
to play (games, sports), to enjoy oneself, to have a good time
2.
to mess about (with alcohol, gambling, philandery, etc.)
3.
to be idle, to do nothing, to be unused
4.
to meet up (with friends), to hang out
5.
to give oneself up (to gambling, drinking, etc.)
6.
to go to (for pleasure or for study)(as 〜に遊ぶ)
7.
to tease (somebody), to play (with)
8.
to intentionally throw a ball to lower the batter's concentration(baseball term)
Other readings:
遊ぶ【あすぶ】[1]
Notes:
  1. out-dated or obsolete kana usage

noun, noun (suffix)
1.
playing
2.
play (margin between on and off, gap before pressing button or lever has an effect)(usually kana)

noun, auxillary suru verb, no-adjective
nomadism

Godan-mu verb, transitive verb
to hum (a tune), to sing to oneself, to croon
All readings:
口ずさむ【くちずさむ】
口遊む【くちずさむ】
口吟む【くちずさむ】
口号む【くちずさむ】[1]
Notes:
  1. word containing irregular kanji usage

noun, auxillary suru verb
election tour, election campaign, stumping

noun, auxillary suru verb
foreign travel

noun, auxillary suru verb
1.
raid, military attack by a mobile unit, hit-and-run attack, search-and-kill mission, search-and-destroy mission, military action without a predetermined target, attacking the enemy or assisting allies as the opportunity arises
noun
2.
shortstop, short(abbreviation, baseball term)
See also:遊撃手
Other readings:
游撃【ゆうげき】
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Example sentences(showing 1-20 of 332 results)

Let's play

ごと
仕事
はや
速い
かた
片づけて
あそ
遊ぼう
Let's finish the work quickly and enjoy ourselves

He failed by playing all the time

あそ
遊ぶ
かん
時間
けっこう
結構
I still have a lot of time for fun

かのじょ
彼女
とき
いもうと
She was playing with her sister at that time

べんきょ
勉強
あい
べんきょ
勉強
あそ
遊ぶ
あい
あそ
遊べ
Work while you work, play while you play

かい
機械
いま
The machine is lying idle

わた
トニー
きみ
あそ
遊んだ
I played with Tony yesterday

When the cat's away, the mice do play

せいしゅ
青春
あそ
遊んで
こうかい
後悔
I regret having idled away my youth

わた
あそ
遊び
I am tired from playing

かい
機械
いま
The machines are idle now

Let's play something

Tell me how to play the game

You must not play

Come and see me tomorrow

Come and see me from time to time

わた
いま
いそ
忙しい
きみ
I am busy now and can't play with you

Where do you want to go today? An amusement park, or maybe a movie

Come and see me any time you like