襲 (attack) kanji
Attack
This kanji has 22 strokes. It is being learnt at grade 8.
This kanji belongs to jōyō (regular-use) kanji.
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Meaning:attack, advance on, succeed to, pile, heap
On reading:シュウ
shū
Kun reading:おそ-う、かさ-ね
oso-u, kasa-ne

Use examples

奇襲攻撃
きしゅうこうげき
a kamikaze attack, a surprise assault
サイクロンに襲われる
さいくろんにおそわれる
be overtaken by a cyclone
恐怖に襲われる
きょうふにおそわれる
be seized with fear, have a fright
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