lie

(mouth/small box radical) + (empty)
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14 strokes
ILL PAIRSOLO

Onyomi

Mnemonic

A mouth that tells lies is empty of truth.

Kunyomi

うそ a lie 1/2 KANA
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Jukugo

嘘つき(うそつき)

liar!! ★★★★☆

嘘をつく(うそをつく)

to lie ★★★☆☆

Lookalikes

Meaning Hint Radical
lie TIGER
rumor ESTEEM

It's not smart to lie to the TIGER.

Rumors wreck your self-ESTEEM.