Godan verb, transitive verb

  1. to erase, to delete, to cross out.
  2. to turn off power.
  3. to extinguish, to put out.
  4. to bump off.


Pronunciation Kanji Kana Is Common
[] 消す けす

Contained Kanji Breakdown

extinguish, blow out, turn off (3rd)
  • water, water radical (no. 85)
  • resemblance (Jr. High)
    • little, small
    • month, moon(1st)