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漂 means 'drift about'

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Strokes : 14    Frequency: 1543   JLPT: N1    Usefulness: 5    Study set: 5-24    Grade: 8   Intermediate lesson: -    Beginner lesson: -   Begins 25 words   Used in 29 words   Used in 7 names   Component in 1 kanji (0 Jōyō)
Jōyō (常用)
On
   ヒョウ
Kun
   ただよ to drift about, float
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Drift on the sea, on land, or in the sky with 漂! Also find out how to say the following: “The boat was drifting in the ocean,” “The balloon floated off to the west,” “The aroma of coffee wafted through the room,” “Smoke from factories hung over the town,” “The mood at the conference soured,” “I wandered around the unknown street aimlessly,” and “The tide carried the boat out to sea.”
⿰   () water   ballot  
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In the most useful 10,000 words in Japanese, 漂 is used 3 times, read 2 ways.
Across all words in Japanese, 漂 is used 26 times, read 2 ways.
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blanching; bleaching
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ただよ : 3 words FIND ALL
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'u' godan verb, intransitive verb
1. to drift; to float
2. to waft (e.g. a scent); to hang in the air
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Henshall: 1739  Joy o' Kanji : 1739  Key to Kanji:

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ヒョウ   ただよ to drift about, float   
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ヒョウ    ballot, slip of paper   
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west
ジ   シ   しめ to show   
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ニ   ふた    ふた two   
ショウ   こ-    お-    ちいさい small   
スイ   みず water   
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