虞 means 'concern'

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Strokes : 13    Frequency: 3315   JLPT: N1    Usefulness: 5    Study set: 5-50    Grade: 8   Intermediate lesson: -    Beginner lesson: -   Begins 3 words   Used in 8 words   Used in 4 names   Not used as a component
Jōyō (常用)
   おそれ concern, uneasiness, worry
Kun    おもんぱか   はか   うれえる   あざむ   あやま   のぞ   たのしむ
Name    すけ   もち   やす
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With 虞 one can convey anxiety about everything from storms to infections to failure. That may make this kanji sound forbidding, but it often involves preventive measures. See how 虞 differs from sound-alikes. Learn about a gorgeous tourist destination with 虞 in its name. Also find out how 虞 relates to crimes not yet committed, a beautiful woman, and quite indirectly to blowfish!
⿸   tiger   give  
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In the most useful 10,000 words in Japanese, 虞 is used 1 time, read 1 way.
Across all words in Japanese, 虞 is used 8 times, read 2 ways.
グ : 6 words FIND ALL
field poppy; Papaver rhoeas
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おそれ : 2 words FIND ALL
Most common form: 恐れ
fear; horror; anxiety; concern; uneasiness
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Henshall: 1040  Joy o' Kanji : 1040  Key to Kanji:

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おそれ concern, uneasiness, worry   
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とら tiger   
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divining rod
シチ   なな    なな    なの seven   
ゴ    give; Wu dynasty of China   
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コウ   ク   くち mouth   
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