Definition of 齧

  • gnaw
  • nibble
  • munch
  • have a smattering of

Readings

On'Yomi (音読み) Kun'yomi (訓読み)
  • ゲツ
  • ケツ
  • かじ

Popular Words With This Kanji

齧る, 噛る, 囓る, かじる

to chew, to bite (at), to gnaw, to nibble, to munch, to crunch, to have a smattering of, to dabble in (e.g. hobby, instrument)

齧り付く, 齧りつく, 噛り付く, 噛りつく, かじりつく, かぶりつく

to bite into, to stick to

齧り付く, 齧りつく, 噛り付く, 噛りつく, かじりつく, かぶりつく

to bite into, to stick to

聞き齧る, ききかじる

to have a smattering knowledge of

齧歯類, げっ歯類, げっしるい

rodent

石にかじりついてでも, 石に齧りついてでも, 石に齧り付いてでも, いしにかじりついてでも

(to get something done) even if through hell and high water

齧歯動物, げっ歯動物, げっしどうぶつ

gnawing animal, rodent

脛齧り, すねかじり

sponging off one's parents

齧歯, げっし

rodent

生噛じり, 生齧り, 生かじり, なまかじり

superficial knowledge, smattering, dabbler, dilettante, dipping into


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