10 strokes

shake, wave, wag, swing



Common words

  • 振興しんこう
    promotion, encouragement
  • 不振ふしん
    dullness, slump, stagnation, inactivity, depression
  • 振動しんどう
    oscillation, vibration, swing (e.g. of a pendulum)
  • 振り返るふりかえる
    to turn one's head, to look over one's shoulder, to turn around, to look back, to think back (on), to reminisce, to look back (on), to reflect (on)
  • 振りふり
    swing, shake, wave, swinging, appearance, behaviour, pretence (pretense), show, pretending (to), going to restaurant, hotel etc. without a reservation or introduction, move (dance), postures, lead in (e.g. to a running joke, asking a question), lead up, unsewn part of a hanging sleeve on a traditional Japanese woman's garment, counter for swords, blades, etc., not wearing underwear or pants
  • 振替ふりかえ
    transfer, switching over, change, money transfer (usu. between accounts held by the same person), postal transfer
  • 振幅しんぷく
    amplitude (of vibration), (degree of) instability, volatility, fluctuation, variation, swing
  • 身振りみぶり
    gesture, gesticulation, motion
  • 振るふる
    to wave, to shake, to swing, to sprinkle, to throw (dice), to cast (actor), to allocate (work), to turn down (someone), to reject, to jilt, to dump, to abandon, to give up, to ruin, to add kana indicating a reading of a word, to slightly change headings, to change directions, to extract by broiling, to prepare an infusion of, to decoct, to carry with great vigor (e.g. a portable shrine), to bring up a topic, to lead to a topic, to replace, to substitute, to set up a joke for someone else
  • 振る舞うふるまう
    to behave, to conduct oneself, to entertain, to treat someone (to a drink), to make tea for someone (tea ceremony)
  • 手振りてぶり
    (hand) gesture, movement of the hand