Definition of 遊

  • play


On'Yomi (音読み) Kun'yomi (訓読み)
  • ユウ
  • あそ
  • あそばす

Popular Words With This Kanji

遊び, あそび

playing, play (margin between on and off, gap before pressing button or lever has an effect)

遊ぶ, あそぶ, あすぶ

to play, to enjoy oneself, to have a good time, to mess about (with alcohol, gambling, philandery, etc.), to be idle, to do nothing, to be unused, to go to (for pleasure or for study), (in baseball) to intentionally throw a ball to lower the batter's concentration

遊説, ゆうぜい

election tour, election campaign, stumping

外遊, がいゆう

foreign travel

遊園地, ゆうえんち

amusement park

遊撃, 游撃, ゆうげき

raid, military attack by a mobile unit, hit-and-run attack, search-and-kill mission, search-and-destroy mission, military action without a predetermined target, attacking the enemy or assisting allies as the opportunity arises, shortstop

遊牧, ゆうぼく


遊撃手, ゆうげきしゅ


浮遊, 浮游, ふゆう

floating, wandering, suspension

遊歩, ゆうほ

walk, promenade

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