Definition of 増

  • increase
  • add
  • augment
  • gain
  • promote


On'Yomi (音読み) Kun'yomi (訓読み)
  • ゾウ
  • える
  • やす

Popular Words With This Kanji

増える, 殖える, ふえる

to increase, to multiply

増, ぞう


増加, ぞうか

increase, increment, addition

殖やす, 増やす, ふやす

to increase, to add to, to augment

急増, きゅうぞう

rapid increase, proliferation, surge, explosion

増す, ます

to increase, to grow

増税, ぞうぜい

tax increase

益々, 益益, 益, 増す増す, ますます

increasingly, more and more, decreasingly, less and less

増大, ぞうだい

enlargement, increase

増殖, ぞうしょく

increase, multiplication, propagation

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