惧 means 'fear'

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Strokes : 11    Frequency: 2429   JLPT: N1    Usefulness: 5    Study set: 5-46    Grade: 8   Intermediate lesson: -    Beginner lesson: -   Begins 1 word   Used in 6 words   Not used as a component
Jōyō (常用)
Kun    おそれる to fear
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Whereas “danger” drives the word “endangered,” fear lies at the heart of Japanese terms about endangered species. This essay is mainly about animals at risk of extinction, but as the book covers and sample sentences show, plants, occupations, and even railways can vanish, too. Learn to discuss all that and to talk about anxiety about matters ranging from real estate to global warming.
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In the most useful 10,000 words in Japanese, 惧 is used 1 time, read 1 way.
Across all words in Japanese, 惧 is used 6 times, read 3 ways.
グ : 4 words FIND ALL
apprehensions; misgivings; uneasiness; anxiety; fear
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ク : 1 word FIND ALL
apprehension; uneasiness  (often written with kana only; archaic)
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おそれる : 1 word FIND ALL
Most common form: 恐れる
ichidan verb, transitive verb
to fear; to be afraid of
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An additional 慎 less common words include 惧 but the reading has not yet been categorized.
Henshall: Joy o' Kanji : 1992  Key to Kanji:

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