麻薬

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Japanese[edit]

Kanji in this term

Grade: S
やく
Grade: 3
on’yomi
Alternative spellings
麻藥 (kyūjitai)
痲薬

Etymology[edit]

(ma, numb) +‎ (yaku, drug)

Pronunciation[edit]

Noun[edit]

()(やく) (mayaku (kyūjitai 麻藥)

  1. (medicine) opiate or opioid
  2. (law) any illegal psychoactive drug