Be wise. Be brave. Be tricky. (slithytove) wrote,
Be wise. Be brave. Be tricky.

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meaning: sweep

一掃== issou == (noun) a clean sweep
大掃除 ==  oosouji == (noun that can take する to act as a verb) major cleanup, spring cleaning

Left radical is one of the many versions of the 'hand' radical. Right radical is a Non-General Use character meaning 'broom'. It is composed of a top element, another 'hand' radical, and a lower element which was originally a pictograph of a broom. Henshall suggests as a mnemonic: 'Hold broom in two hands to sweep.'

Info from Taka Kanji Database
List of compounds including this character from Risu Dictionary

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