Definition of 矯

  • rectify
  • straighten
  • correct
  • reform
  • cure
  • control
  • pretend
  • falsify

Readings

On'Yomi (音読み) Kun'yomi (訓読み)
  • キョウ
  • める

Popular Words With This Kanji

矯める, ためる

to straighten, to correct, to cure, to falsify

矯正, きょう正, きょうせい

correction, remedy

矯めつ眇めつ, ためつすがめつ

scrutiny, scanning, taking a good look

矯味剤, きょうみざい

taste masking agent, flavoring substance

矯め直す, 矯めなおす, ためなおす

to set up again, to correct, to cure

矯正視力, きょうせいしりょく

corrected eyesight

矯正職員, きょうせいしょくいん

correctional officer, corrections officer

矯め直す, 矯めなおす, ためなおす

to set up again, to correct, to cure

枝を矯める, えだをためる

to straighten a branch

歯列矯正器, しれつきょうせいき

(orthodontic) braces


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