Definition of 穿

  • put on (to the feet)
  • dig
  • pierce
  • drill

Readings

On'Yomi (音読み) Kun'yomi (訓読み)
  • セン
  • うが

Popular Words With This Kanji

履く, 佩く, 穿く, 着く, 帯く, はく

to put on (or wear) lower-body clothing (i.e. pants, skirt, etc.), to put on (or wear) footwear, to affix a sword to one's hip, to affix a bowstring to a bow

穿つ, うがつ

to drill, to bore, to pierce, to put on, to wear, to be true to (nature), to hit (the mark)

穿る, ほじる, ほじくる

to dig up, to peck at, to pick (nose, teeth, etc.), to pry into, to examine, to dredge up

穿孔, せんこう

perforation, punching (a hole), rupture, punch

穿通, せんつう

penetration

穿山甲, せんざんこう

pangolin

穿鑿, せんさく

scrutiny, digging into, excavation, inquiry into, enquiry into, prying

穿孔機, せん孔機, せんこうき

drill, perforator, (hole) puncher, keypunch

掻っ穿る, 掻っ穿じる, かっぽじる

to dig up, to peck at

スポット穿孔機, スポットせんこうき

spot punch


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