Definition of 訴

  • accusation
  • sue
  • complain of pain
  • appeal to


On'Yomi (音読み) Kun'yomi (訓読み)
  • うったえる

Popular Words With This Kanji

訴える, うったえる

to raise, to bring to (someone's attention), to appeal to, to call for, to complain, to sue (a person), to take someone to court, to resort to (e.g. arms, violence)

訴訟, そしょう

litigation, lawsuit

起訴, きそ

prosecution, indictment

提訴, ていそ

presenting a case, suing

訴え, うったえ

lawsuit, complaint

控訴, こうそ

koso appeal (initial appeal to a higher court)

告訴, こくそ

accusation, complaint, charge, legal action

訴状, そじょう

petition, complaint, (legal) brief

勝訴, しょうそ

winning a lawsuit

敗訴, はいそ

loss of a court-case

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