Definition of 漸

  • steadily
  • gradually advancing
  • finally
  • barely


On'Yomi (音読み) Kun'yomi (訓読み)
  • ゼン
  • やや

Popular Words With This Kanji

稍, 漸, やや

a little, partially, somewhat, slightly, semi-, -ish, on the ... side, a short time, a while

漸く, ようやく

finally, at last, barely, narrowly, hardly, only just, gradually, little by little, by degrees

軈て, 頓て, 漸て, やがて

before long, soon, almost, nearly, finally, in the end, eventually

漸進, ぜんしん

gradual progress, steady advance

漸次, ぜんじ

gradually, slowly, little by little, incrementally

漸増, ぜんぞう

gradual increase

漸減, ぜんげん

gradual decrease, decline

東漸, とうぜん

eastward advance

漸新世, ぜんしんせい

Oligocene epoch

西漸, せいぜん

westward advance

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