Definition of 毀

  • break
  • destroy
  • censure
  • be chipped
  • be scratched
  • be broken
  • be ruined


On'Yomi (音読み) Kun'yomi (訓読み)
  • こぼ
  • こわ
  • こぼれる
  • こわれる
  • そし
  • やぶ

Popular Words With This Kanji

壊す, 毀す, こわす

to break, to destroy, to demolish, to wreck, to ruin, to spoil, to damage, to break (a bill, etc.)

壊れる, 毀れる, こわれる

to be broken, to break, to fall through, to come to nothing

破棄, 破毀, はき

tearing up and discarding (e.g. documents), disposal (e.g. weaponry), revocation, annulment, breaking (e.g. treaty), reversing (e.g. an original judgment) (judgement), discard, cancellation, repeal

名誉毀損, 名誉棄損, 名誉き損, めいよきそん

libel, defamation, slander, character assassination

取り壊す, 取り毀す, 取壊す, 取毀す, とりこわす

to demolish, to tear or pull down

取り壊す, 取り毀す, 取壊す, 取毀す, とりこわす

to demolish, to tear or pull down

毀損, 棄損, き損, きそん

damage, injury, defamation, waste

ブチ壊す, 打ち壊す, 打壊す, 打ち毀す, ぶち壊す, ブチこわす, うちこわす, ぶちこわす

to destroy, to spoil, to crush, to break by striking, to wreck

毀棄, きき

destroying, demolishing, damage

毀誉褒貶, きよほうへん

praise and censure, public criticisms

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