[]める

Ichidan verb, transitive verb

  1. to close, to shut.

Variations

Pronunciation Kanji Kana Is Common
[]める 閉める しめる

Contained Kanji Breakdown

closed, shut (6th)
  • gate, counter for cannons(2nd)
  • genius, years old, cubic shaku(2nd)
    • hand, hand radical (no. 64)