Definition of 遣

  • dispatch
  • despatch
  • send
  • give
  • donate
  • do
  • undertake


On'Yomi (音読み) Kun'yomi (訓読み)
  • ケン
  • つか
  • -つか
  • -づか
  • つかわす

Popular Words With This Kanji

遣る, やる

to do, to have sexual intercourse, to kill, to give (to inferiors, animals, etc.), to do for (inferiors), to send (e.g. somebody somewhere), to dispatch (e.g. letter) (despatch), to move (something to), to row (a boat), (used in place of other verb) to have (eat, drink, smoke), to study, to run or operate (a restaurant)

使う, 遣う, つかう

to use (a thing, method, etc.), to make use of, to put to use, to use (a person, animal, puppet, etc.), to employ, to handle, to manage, to manipulate, to use (time, money, etc.), to spend, to consume, to use (language), to speak, to take (one's lunch), to circulate (bad money)

派遣, はけん

dispatch, despatch, deployment

使える, 遣える, つかえる

to be useful, to be serviceable

やり方, 遣り方, やりかた

manner of doing, way, method, means

やり取り, 遣り取り, やりとり

giving and taking, exchange (of letters), arguing back and forth, (conversational) exchange

使い方, 遣い方, つかいかた

way to use something, treatment, management (of help)

使い, 遣い, つかい

errand, mission, going as envoy, messenger, bearer, errand boy, errand girl, familiar spirit, use, usage, user, trainer, tamer, charmer

やる気, 遣る気, やるき

willingness (e.g. to do something), eagerness, motivation, inspiration, determination, high aspirations

遣られる, やられる

to suffer damage, to be deceived

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