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糾 means 'twist'

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Strokes : 9    Frequency: 2447   JLPT: N1    Usefulness: 5    Study set: 5-46    Grade: 8   Intermediate lesson: -    Beginner lesson: -   Begins 6 words   Used in 9 words   Used in 24 names   Not used as a component
Jōyō (常用)
On
   キュウ
Kun    ただ twist, ask, investigate, verify
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Bringing together strands of yarn seems harmless, but with 糾 this act can be menacing. Once just a depiction of twisting strands into a rope, 糾 now also involves criminal investigations, interrogations, and denunciations. The essay explores all that and touches on a dam in the works since 1947, a government policy of abandoning those in need, and communist influence on Japan.
⿰   thread   connect  
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In the most useful 10,000 words in Japanese, 糾 is used 2 times, read 1 way.
Across all words in Japanese, 糾 is used 7 times, read 2 ways.
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キュウ : 6 words FIND ALL
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complication; confusion; disorder
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ただ : 1 word FIND ALL
'su' godan verb, transitive verb
to ascertain; to confirm; to verify; to make sure of  (see also: 正す; often written with kana only)
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キュウ    twist   
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connect; 'join the vine'   
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stick   
シ   いと thread   
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