Definition of 尖

  • be pointed
  • sharp
  • taper
  • displeased
  • angry
  • edgy

Readings

On'Yomi (音読み) Kun'yomi (訓読み)
  • セン
  • とが
  • さき
  • するど

Popular Words With This Kanji

先端, 尖端, せんたん

pointed end, tip, fine point, spearhead, cusp, vanguard, advanced, leading edge, apex (of a curve)

尖る, 尖がる, 尖んがる, とがる, とんがる

to taper to a point, to become sharp, to look displeased, to look sour, to be on edge, to be touchy

尖る, 尖がる, 尖んがる, とがる, とんがる

to taper to a point, to become sharp, to look displeased, to look sour, to be on edge, to be touchy

尖る, 尖がる, 尖んがる, とがる, とんがる

to taper to a point, to become sharp, to look displeased, to look sour, to be on edge, to be touchy

先鋭, 尖鋭, せんえい

radical, acute, sharp

尖らす, とがらす

to sharpen (e.g. pencil), to pout (e.g. lips), to get nervous, to raise one's voice

薙刀, 長刀, 薙鉈, 眉尖刀, なぎなた, ちょうとう

halberd, long sword

先塔, 尖塔, せんとう

spire, steeple, pinnacle, minaret

尖頭, せん頭, せんとう

point, pointed end, cusp

尖兵, せんぺい

vanguard, advance-guard point, advance detachment


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