Definition of 速

  • quick
  • fast


On'Yomi (音読み) Kun'yomi (訓読み)
  • ソク
  • はや
  • はや-
  • はやめる
  • すみやか

Popular Words With This Kanji

早い, 速い, 疾い, 捷い, はやい

fast, quick, hasty, brisk, early (in the day, etc.), premature, (too) soon, not yet, (too) early, easy, simple, quick

急速, きゅうそく

rapid (e.g. progress)

高速, こうそく

high speed, high gear, highway, freeway, expressway, motorway

加速, かそく

acceleration, speed up, accelerator

速球, そっきゅう


速報, そくほう

news flash, prompt report, bulletin, quick announcement

減速, げんそく


高速道路, こうそくどうろ

highway, freeway, expressway, motorway

時速, じそく

speed (per hour)

速度, そくど

speed, velocity, rate

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