Definition of 轍

  • rut
  • wheel track

Readings

On'Yomi (音読み) Kun'yomi (訓読み)
  • テツ
  • わだちい
  • わだち

Popular Words With This Kanji

途轍も無い, 途轍もない, とてつもない

extravagant, absurd, unbelievable, preposterous, unreasonable

途轍も無い, 途轍もない, とてつもない

extravagant, absurd, unbelievable, preposterous, unreasonable

轍, わだち, てつ

rut, wheel track, furrow

轍鮒, てっぷ

imminent danger, like a carp stuck in a puddle on the road

前轍, ぜんてつ

wheel tracks left by vehicles that have passed before

轍を踏む, てつをふむ

to repeat a mistake (of somebody), to make the same mistake as that of ..., to follow the rut (left by someone else)

前車の轍を踏む, ぜんしゃのてつをふむ

to repeat the mistake of somebody, to make the same mistake as that of ..., to follow the rut of the preceding cart

前轍を踏む, ぜんてつをふむ

to repeat the mistake of somebody, to make the same mistake as that of ...

転轍, てんてつ

switching or shunting (of a rail car)

轍鮒の急, てっぷのきゅう

imminent danger, impending hardship


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