Reading

Kana: そう
Romaji: sou
Kana
Romaji

Definitions

1

draft; rough copy

Note: abbreviation
2

cursive script; "grass" kanji

See also: 草書

Kanji

Readings: ソウ、 くさ、 くさ-、 -ぐさ
Meanings: grass, weeds, herbs, pasture, write, draft

Example Sentences

(すこ)しくたびれた。
➥I'm a bit tired.
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(ひつじ)(くさ)()べる。
➥Sheep feed on grass.
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(わたし)(くさ)(うえ)()た。
➥I laid myself on the grass.
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たばこ()めたら?
➥Why don't you give up smoking?
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(かれ)煙草(たばこ)をやめた。
➥He stopped smoking.
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(ちち)煙草(たばこ)()めた。
➥My father gave up smoking.
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Reading

Kana: くさ
Romaji: kusa
Kana
Romaji

Definitions

1

grass; weed; herb; thatch

2

ninja

Note: archaism
3

not genuine; substandard

Kanji

Readings: ソウ、 くさ、 くさ-、 -ぐさ
Meanings: grass, weeds, herbs, pasture, write, draft
Readings: ソウ、 くさ
Meanings: grass, plants, grass radical (no. 140)

Example Sentences

(すこ)しくたびれた。
➥I'm a bit tired.
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(ひつじ)(くさ)()べる。
➥Sheep feed on grass.
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(わたし)(くさ)(うえ)()た。
➥I laid myself on the grass.
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たばこ()めたら?
➥Why don't you give up smoking?
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(かれ)煙草(たばこ)をやめた。
➥He stopped smoking.
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(ちち)煙草(たばこ)()めた。
➥My father gave up smoking.
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