Definition of 奔

  • run
  • bustle


On'Yomi (音読み) Kun'yomi (訓読み)
  • ホン
  • はし

Popular Words With This Kanji

走る, 奔る, 趨る, はしる

to run, to travel (movement of vehicles), to hurry to, to retreat (from battle), to take flight, to run away from home, to elope, to tend heavily toward

奔走, ほんそう

running about, efforts, activity

奔放, ほんぽう

wild, uninhibited, extravagant, rampant

東奔西走, とうほんせいそう

busying oneself about (something), being on the move, bestirring oneself, on the go, taking an active interest

狂奔, きょうほん

rushing around, running wild

奔流, ほんりゅう

torrent, violently rushing stream, tumbling (water)

出奔, しゅっぽん

flight, elopement, running away, absconding

奔出, ほんしゅつ

gushing out

自由奔放, じゆうほんぽう

free and uncontrolled, behaving with abandon, freewheeling

淫奔, いんぽん

lewdness, lasciviousness

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