負 (defeat) kanji
Defeat
This kanji has 9 strokes. It is being learnt at grade 3.
This kanji belongs to jōyō (regular-use) kanji.
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Meaning:defeat, negative, -, minus, bear, owe, assume a responsibility
On reading:
fu
Kun reading:ま-ける、ま-かす、お-う
ma-keru, ma-kasu, o-u

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負担
ふたん
a burden, responsibility, a load
誘惑に負ける
ゆうわくにまける
succumb to temptation
値段を負ける
ねだんをまける
reduce the price, discount ☆=値引きする(ねびきする),勉強する(べんきょうする)
こてんこてんに負かす
こてんこてんにまかす
defeat ~ completely, beat ~ hollow, make mincemeat of ☆=こてんぱんにやっつける
負け惜しみを言う
まけおしみをいう
say sour grapes, give in with a bad grace, be a bad loser
負い目を感じる
おいめをかんじる
feel beholden, feel that ~ have a debt to pay
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