沈 (sink) kanji
Sink
This kanji has 7 strokes. It is being learnt at grade 8.
This kanji belongs to jōyō (regular-use) kanji.
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Meaning:sink, be submerged, subside, be depressed, aloes
On reading:チン、ジン
chin, jin
Kun reading:しず-む、しず-める
shizu-mu, shizu-meru

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沈黙
ちんもく
silence
気持ちが沈む
きもちがしずむ
be in low spirits
水中に沈める
すいちゅうにしずめる
sink ~ under water
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