退 (retreat) kanji
退
Retreat
This kanji has 9 strokes. It is being learnt at grade 5.
This kanji belongs to jōyō (regular-use) kanji.
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Meaning:retreat, withdraw, retire, resign, repel, expel, reject
On reading:タイ
tai
Kun reading:しりぞ-く、しりぞ-ける、ひ-く、の-く、の-ける、ど-く
shirizo-ku, shirizo-keru, hi-ku, no-ku, no-keru, do-ku

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退屈
たいくつ
tedium, boredom, ennui, tedious, dull
後退する
こうたいする
move back, retreat, retrogress ☆⇔前進する(ぜんしんする) / advance, move ahead
役職を退く
やくしょくをしりぞく
retire from one's post
敵を退ける
てきをしりぞける
repel an enemy ☆敵⇔味方(みかた) / a friend, an ally
立ち退かせる
たちのかせる
eject, evict, evacuate
退く
どく
get out of the way, step aside, clear the way, make room
後退り
あとずさり
to back away, to draw back, to walk backward
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