Definition of 服

  • clothing
  • admit
  • obey
  • discharge


On'Yomi (音読み) Kun'yomi (訓読み)
  • フク

Popular Words With This Kanji

飲む, 呑む, 飮む, 服む, のむ

to drink, to gulp, to swallow, to smoke (tobacco), to engulf, to overwhelm, to keep down, to suppress, to accept (e.g. demand, condition), to make light of, to conceal

服, ふく

clothes (esp. Western clothes), counter for doses of medicine, gulps of tea, drags of a cigarette, etc.

克服, こくふく

conquest (problem, disease, handicap, etc. e.g. poverty, illness), overcoming, bringing under control, subjugation, victory over

制服, せいふく


服装, ふくそう

garments, attire

不服, ふふく

dissatisfaction, discontent, disapproval, objection, complaint, protest, disagreement

洋服, ようふく

Western-style clothes (cf traditional Japanese clothes)

衣服, いふく


服用, ふくよう

taking medicine, dosing

服役, ふくえき

penal servitude, military service

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