Definition of 投

  • throw
  • discard
  • abandon
  • launch into
  • join
  • invest in
  • hurl
  • give up
  • sell at a loss


On'Yomi (音読み) Kun'yomi (訓読み)
  • トウ
  • げる
  • -な

Popular Words With This Kanji

投資, とうし


投票, とうひょう

voting, poll

投手, とうしゅ

(baseball) pitcher

投げる, なげる

to throw, to cast away, to face defeat, to give up

投, とう

pitching ability (in baseball), counter for pitches

国民投票, こくみんとうひょう

national referendum

投球, とうきゅう

pitching, throwing a ball, bowling (in cricket), pitched ball

投入, とうにゅう

throwing into, inserting, depositing, investment, putting in (personnel, etc.), release of a product, making (an electrical circuit)

完投, かんとう

going the whole distance, pitching a whole game

投じる, とうじる

to throw, to cast, to invest

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