湿 (damp) kanji
湿
Damp
This kanji has 12 strokes. It is being learnt at grade 8.
This kanji belongs to jōyō (regular-use) kanji.
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Meaning:damp, wet, moist
On reading:シツ、シュウ
shitsu, shū
Kun reading:しめ-る、しめ-す、うるお-う、うるお-す
shime-ru, shime-su, uruo-u, uruo-su

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湿度
しつど
humidity
湿気
しっけ
damp, moisture, humidity
湿布
しっぷ
a poultice
湿った空気
しめったくうき
moist (damp, humid) air ☆湿った=じめじめした
湿っぽい話
しめっぽいはなし
a gloomy talk, a dismal topic
唇を湿す
くちびるをしめす
moisten one's lips
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