Definition of 退

  • retreat
  • withdraw
  • retire
  • resign
  • repel
  • expel
  • reject


On'Yomi (音読み) Kun'yomi (訓読み)
  • タイ
  • しりぞ
  • しりぞける
  • ける

Popular Words With This Kanji

撤退, てったい

evacuation, withdrawal, revocation, repeal, retreat

退職, たいしょく

retirement (from office)

後退, こうたい

retreat, backspace, BS

引退, いんたい


辞める, 罷める, 退める, やめる

to resign, to retire, to quit, to leave (one's job, etc.)

退陣, たいじん

retreat, withdrawal, retirement

脱退, だったい

secession, retirement, withdrawal (e.g. from a lawsuit)

退任, たいにん

retirement, resignation, stepping down

退ける, 斥ける, 却ける, しりぞける

to repel, to drive away, to repulse, to reject

退院, たいいん

leaving hospital, discharge from hospital

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