Definition of 盾

  • shield
  • escutcheon
  • pretext


On'Yomi (音読み) Kun'yomi (訓読み)
  • ジュン
  • たて

Popular Words With This Kanji

矛盾, むじゅん

contradiction, inconsistency

盾, 楯, たて

shield, buckler, escutcheon, pretext

後ろ盾, 後ろ楯, うしろだて

backing, support, backer, supporter, patron, sponsor, shield that protects one's back

楯突く, 盾突く, 楯つく, たてつく

to oppose, to resist, to defy

矛盾撞着, むじゅんどうちゃく


矛盾原理, むじゅんげんり

principle of contradiction (logic)

前後矛盾, ぜんごむじゅん

self-contradiction, self-inconsistency

矛盾律, むじゅんりつ

law of contradiction (logic)

撞着矛盾, どうちゃくむじゅん


盾の両面を見よ, たてのりょうめんをみよ

Look at both sides of the thing

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