Kanji details for

 
Common kanji
Uses 9 strokes
Taught in grade 2

Search words that:
- start with 食
- end with 食
- contain 食
eat, food
KUN:
  • く.う
    ku.u
  • く.らう
    ku.rau
  • た.べる
    ta.beru
  • は.む
    ha.mu
ON:
  • ショク
    shoku
  • ジキ
    jiki
Nanori:
  • ぐい
    gui
Written with 9 strokes
Taught in grade 2
Radicals:
Example words(showing 1-10 of 812 results)

noun
1.
dining room, dining hall, cafeteria, canteen, messroom
2.
restaurant, eatery, snack bar, diner

noun
food
Other readings:
食べもの【たべもの】

Ichidan verb, transitive verb
1.
to eat
2.
to live on (e.g. a salary), to live off, to subsist on
Other readings:
喰べる【たべる】[1]
Notes:
  1. word containing irregular kanji usage

noun, auxillary suru verb
1.
meal, dinner
noun
2.
diet

noun
food, food products, foodstuffs

noun
food (esp. staple food such as rice or wheat), provisions, rations, food supply

noun
1.
lunch, midday meal
2.
food served at a tea party (tea ceremony)(usu. 中食)
Other readings:
昼食【ちゅうじき】
昼食【ひるげ】
中食【ちゅうじき】
昼餉【ひるげ】

noun, no-adjective
dining table
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Example sentences(showing 1-20 of 2324 results)

Let's catch a bite

いち
一度
くだ
下さい
Please try one

I can't eat any more

した
明日
しょくじ
食事
I was wondering if you'd like to join me for dinner tomorrow

Let's catch a quick bite

Did you make anything I can start on now

I can't eat any more

こんばん
今晩
がいしょ
外食
Let's eat out tonight

So I'll get you something to eat

かれ
ふた
再び
ある
歩き
はじ
始めた
As soon as he finished eating, he began to walk again

I ate nothing but bread and butter

This curry is too hot to eat

Now that we have eaten, let's go

Did you eat anything bad

Let's occasionally change where we go to eat out

まいにち
毎日
しんせん
新鮮な
さい
野菜
We eat a fresh, green salad every day

This dog eats almost anything

まいにち
毎日
せん
しょ
じゅんび
準備
That restaurant prepares two thousand meals every day

Don't eat for at least three hours

He ate three and said he could eat as many again