Definition of 蛆

  • worm
  • grub
  • maggot

Readings

On'Yomi (音読み) Kun'yomi (訓読み)
  • ショ
  • うじ

Popular Words With This Kanji

男やもめに蛆がわく, 男やもめにうじがわく, 男鰥に蛆が湧く, おとこやもめにうじがわく

Widowers are untidy, A man alone soon goes to seed, A man goes to pieces without a woman to look after him

男やもめに蛆がわく, 男やもめにうじがわく, 男鰥に蛆が湧く, おとこやもめにうじがわく

Widowers are untidy, A man alone soon goes to seed, A man goes to pieces without a woman to look after him

蛆虫, うじむし

maggot, worm (used figuratively as a term of abuse)

土蛍, 地蛍, 蛍蛆, つちぼたる

glowworm

蛆, うじ

maggot, larva, grub


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