Definition of 決

  • decide
  • fix
  • agree upon
  • appoint


On'Yomi (音読み) Kun'yomi (訓読み)
  • ケツ
  • める
  • -ぎ
  • まる

Popular Words With This Kanji

決める, 極める, きめる

to decide, to choose, to determine, to make up one's mind, to resolve, to set one's heart on, to settle, to arrange, to set, to appoint, to fix, to clinch (a victory), to decide (the outcome of a match), to persist in doing, to go through with, to always do, to have made a habit of, to take for granted, to assume, to dress up, to dress to kill, to dress to the nines, to carry out successfully (a move in sports, a pose in dance, etc.), to succeed in doing, to immobilize with a double-arm lock (in sumo, judo, etc.)

決定, けってい

decision, determination

解決, かいけつ

settlement, solution, resolution

決まる, 決る, 極る, きまる

to be decided, to be settled, to look good in (clothes)

決まる, 決る, 極る, きまる

to be decided, to be settled, to look good in (clothes)

判決, はんけつ

judicial decision, judgement, judgment, sentence, decree

決議, けつぎ

resolution, vote, decision

決勝, けっしょう

decision of a contest, finals (in sports)

決着, 結着, けっちゃく

conclusion, decision, end, settlement

決断, けつだん

decision, determination

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

JLPT N3 Study List

This list contains all words and kanji related to the JLPT N3 test. Official word and kanji lists are not available for these tests;...

Jōyō Kanji Study List

This list contains all Kanji in the revised 2010 Jōyō Kanji list.  This is a guide to the Kanji characters by the Japanese Ministry of...

Remember The Kanji 6th Edition

This is the collection of Kanji that is provided in the 6th Edition of Remember The Kanji. This is meant to make it easy to add this list...

Kanji so far

Whatever has popped up 

Week 17: Joyo Kanji Challenge

From "Appearance" to "China"

WaniKani Level 8

Kanji and Vocab from Level 8

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

Join Now

Related Practice Sheets

Week 17: Joyo Kanji Challenge

It's Water Radical Week!

Join And Go Premium To Create Your Own Practice Sheets

Join Now