Definition of 注

  • pour
  • irrigate
  • shed (tears)
  • flow into
  • concentrate on
  • notes
  • comment
  • annotate


On'Yomi (音読み) Kun'yomi (訓読み)
  • チュウ
  • そそ

Popular Words With This Kanji

注目, ちゅうもく

notice, attention, observation

注意, ちゅうい

caution, being careful, attention (heed), warning, advice

注文, 註文, ちゅうもん

order, request

受注, じゅちゅう

accepting orders

発注, 発註, はっちゅう

ordering (materials), placing an order, order

注ぐ, 灌ぐ, 潅ぐ, 濺ぐ, 漑ぐ, そそぐ

to pour (into), to fill, to sprinkle on from above, to shed (e.g. tears), to concentrate one's spirit or strength on, to fall onto (of rain, snow)

注射, ちゅうしゃ


注視, ちゅうし

gazing steadily at, observing (a person) closely, maintain a watch over

注, 註, ちゅう

annotation, explanatory note, comment

注ぎ込む, つぎ込む, つぎこむ

to invest in, to sink money into, to put into, to lay out (funds), to inject, to impregnate, to infuse, to instill, to implant, to imbue, to focus (attention, efforts)

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