Kanji details for

Common kanji
Uses 18 strokes
Taught in Junior high

Search words that:
- start with 顎
- end with 顎
- contain 顎
jaw, chin, gill
KUN:
  • あご
    ago
  • あぎと
    agito
ON:
  • ガク
    gaku
Written with 18 strokes
Taught in Junior high
Radicals:
Example words(showing 1-10 of 32 results)

noun
1.
jaw, chin
2.
barb (of a fishhook)
Other readings:
【がく】
【あご】
【あご】[1]
【あご】[1]
【あご】[1]
【あご】[1]
【がく】[1]
アゴ
Notes:
  1. word containing out-dated kanji

noun
1.
chin, jaw(archaism)(esp. 顎門, 顎, 腮)
See also:あご
2.
gills, branchia(archaism)(esp. 鰓)
See also:鰓 (えら)
Other readings:
【あぎと】
【あぎと】
【あぎと】

noun, no-adjective
paid expenses (meals and transport)(usually kana)
Other readings:
あごあしつき《あご足付き》

expression, Ichidan verb
to have a protruding chin, to have a turned-up chin

expression, Godan-ru verb
to lose one's means of livelihood, to become unable to earn a living
Other readings:
顎が干上がる【あごがひあがる】

noun
suddenly lifting somebody's face by their chin (in a domineering yet romantic fashion)(colloquialism)
Other readings:
アゴクイ

つか
agodetsukau
expression, Godan-u verb
1.
to set somebody to work in an arrogant fashion, to push somebody around, to indicate by pointing one's chin
2.
to chatter, to jaw, to jabber(slang)
Other readings:
アゴで使う【アゴでつかう】
顎で使う【あごでつかう】

expression
(person) with a turned-up chin

expression, noun
jawbone, mandible
See also:顎骨
Other readings:
あごの骨【あごのほね】

noun
forktongue goby (Chaenogobius annularis), chestnut goby(usually kana)
Other readings:
あごはぜ《顎鯊》
アゴハゼ
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Example sentences(showing 20 results)

I hit him on the chin

かのじょ
彼女
おっ
つか
使う
She has him at her beck and call

The punch on the jaw brought me to my knees

Her arms were wrapped around her knees, her chin rested on her locked hands

He thought of growing a beard but gave that up

His beard made him look older by ten years

He received a tremendous punch on the jaw from his opponent

かれ
きゅうか
休暇
ちゅ
He grew a beard while he was on holiday

I landed him a blow on the chin

かれ
あごひげ
顎鬚
He has a beard

The bearded god had promised to return someday in the same way he had left

かれ
彼の
かれ
ちちおや
父親
こと
You can see from his chin that takes after his father

He sat at the table with his chin cupped in one hand

I know that German with a long beard

ひま
そう
掃除
。」「
あに
兄貴
あごつか
アゴで使う
"Oh? If you're free get the cleaning done." "What's up with that? Don't order your brother around!

I was laughing so hard I nearly dislocated my jaw

He tucked the napkin under his chin

The beard does not make the philosopher

I will not be dictated to by some idiot in the personnel department

かのじょ
彼女
わた
私の
あご
She slapped me on the chin