Definition of 饕

  • be greedy
  • be ravenous

Readings

On'Yomi (音読み) Kun'yomi (訓読み)
  • トウ
  • むさぼ

Popular Words With This Kanji

饕餮文, とうてつもん

figure of a creature of Chinese mythology engraved on bronze ware during the Yin-Chou dynasty

饕餮, とうてつ

tao-tie (mythological Chinese creature engraved on bronzeware during the Shang & Zhou dynasties), (used as a metaphor for a) brutal person, coveting of wealth (property, etc.)


This site uses the EDICT and KANJIDIC dictionary files. These files are the property of the Electronic Dictionary Research and Development Group, and are used in conformance with the Group's licence.

Study Lists

There's Nothing Here Yet!
Nobody has created a related Study List yet. Create one now to help build your vocabulary quickly.

Join Now And Go Premium To Create Your Own Vocabulary Study Lists

Join Now

Related Practice Sheets

There's Nothing Here Yet!
Nobody has created a related Practice Sheet yet. Create one now to help practice your writing skills.

Join And Go Premium To Create Your Own Practice Sheets

Join Now