Definition of 既

  • previously
  • already
  • long ago


On'Yomi (音読み) Kun'yomi (訓読み)
  • すで

Popular Words With This Kanji

既に, 已に, すでに, すんでに

already, too late

既存, きそん, きぞん


既成, きせい

established, completed, existing

既婚, きこん

marriage, married

既得権, きとくけん

vested rights

既定, きてい

default, established, pre-arranged, fixed, predetermined

既成事実, きせいじじつ

established fact, fait accompli

既刊, きかん

already published

既設, きせつ

established, existing

既成概念, きせいがいねん

stereotype, preconceived idea, preconceived notion

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