かむkamu Inflection

godan ~む verb / transitive:

  • to bite; to chew; to gnaw
  • to crash against (e.g. of waves); to break onto (shore)
  • to engage (of cogs, zippers, etc.); to mesh; to fit together
  • to be involved in 一枚噛む
  • to fumble one's words (during a play, broadcast, etc.); to falter with one's words
  • to strongly confute; to argue down; to rebuke; to scold harshly - archaism

彼のkarenoほえるhoerunohaかむkamunoよりyoriひどいhidoi His bark is worse than his bite.

karehaいまimahaga痛むitamuのでnodeよくyokuかむkamuことができないkotogadekinai He can't chew well, because he has a toothache now.

あなたanatanoinuha噛むkamu Does your dog bite?

しがむshigamu Inflection

godan ~む verb / transitive:

  • to chew (strongly) - obscure term

Kanji definition:

コウKOUゴウGOUka.muじるka.jiru

chew; bite; gnaw

Strokes:
15
Radical:
口 mouth
SKIP:
1-3-12
UTF:
565b
JIS208:
19-90
Hangul:
교 [gyo]
Pinyin:
niè
Stroke order:
Alternative stroke order:
Example words:
噛み付くかみつくkamitsuku
to bite (at); to snap at; / to snap at (someone); to flare up at; to jump down (someone's) throat
噛むかむkamu
to bite; to chew; to gnaw; / to crash against (e.g. of waves); to break onto (shore); / to engage (of cogs, zippers, etc.); to mesh; to fit together; / to be involved in; / to fumble one's words (during a play, broadcast, etc.); to falter with one's words; / to strongly confute; to argue down; to rebuke; to scold harshly
臍を噛むほぞをかむhozowokamu
to regret bitterly; to be very sorry (for)
噛み砕くかみくだくkamikudaku
to crunch; to masticate; / to simplify; to explain plainly
噛み殺すかみころすkamikorosu
to stifle a smile, yawn, etc.; / to bite to death

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