Definition of 抓

  • pick
  • pinch
  • summarize

Readings

On'Yomi (音読み) Kun'yomi (訓読み)
  • ソウ
  • ねる
  • める
  • つね
  • つま

Popular Words With This Kanji

摘む, 摘まむ, 撮む, 抓む, つまむ

to pinch, to hold, to pick up

抓る, つねる

to pinch

我が身をつねって人の痛さを知れ, 我が身を抓って人の痛さを知れ, わがみをつねってひとのいたさをしれ

you can't appreciate others' suffering until you've gone through it yourself, pinch oneself and know others' pain

狐につままれる, 狐に抓まれる, きつねにつままれる

to be bewitched by a fox, to be confused

摘み, 摘まみ, 撮み, 抓み, つまみ

knob, handle, button, (file) handle, snack (to have with a drink), side dish, a pinch (e.g. of salt), picking, harvesting


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