Definition of 造

  • create
  • make
  • structure
  • physique


On'Yomi (音読み) Kun'yomi (訓読み)
  • ゾウ
  • つく
  • つく
  • -づく

Popular Words With This Kanji

作る, 造る, 創る, つくる

to make, to produce, to manufacture, to build, to construct, to prepare (food), to brew (alcohol), to raise, to grow, to cultivate, to train, to till, to draw up (a document), to make out, to prepare, to write, to create (an artistic work, etc.), to compose, to coin (a phrase), to organize, to organise, to establish, to found, to have (a child), to make up (one's face, etc.), to fabricate (an excuse, etc.), to form (a line, etc.), to set (a record), to commit (a sin, etc.)

構造, こうぞう

structure, construction

作り, 造り, づくり

making, forming, cultivating, growing, form, appearance

製造, せいぞう

manufacture, production

改造, かいぞう

remodeling, remodelling, restructuring, modding

偽造, ぎぞう

forgery, falsification, fabrication, counterfeiting

創造, そうぞう


木造, もくぞう

wooden, made of wood

作り出す, 造り出す, 創り出す, つくりだす

to manufacture, to produce, to raise (crops), to invent, to dream up

造船, ぞうせん


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