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Kanji Information Sheet for 壊 ( PDF version )
Bushu (Radical) Info: 土 (つち) – earth
Levels: JLPT N1 | JLPT 1 (old) | Grade 8
Frequency: #727 of the 2500 most used kanji in newspapers
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JLPT N4 Words
- 壊す [こわす]
(v5s,vt) to break; to break down [K] [D] [Jisho]
- 壊れる [こわれる]
(v1,vi) to be broken; to break [K] [D] [Jisho]
JLPT N1 Words
- 破壊 [はかい]
(n,vs) destruction [K] [D] [Jisho]
- 崩壊 [ほうかい]
(n,vs) collapse; decay (physics); crumbling; breaking down; caving in [K] [D] [Jisho]
Other Popular Words Not Classified by JLPT
- ブチ壊す [ブチこわす]
(v5s) to break by striking [K] [D] [Jisho]
- 壊滅 [かいめつ]
(n,vs) destruction; annihilation [K] [D] [Jisho]
- 取り壊し [とりこわし]
(n) demolition; pulling down; destruction; dismantling [K] [D] [Jisho]
- 損壊 [そんかい]
(n,vs) damage; destruction [K] [D] [Jisho]