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


meaning: flood, overdo, wanton

濫費 == ranbi == (noun) waste, lavish spending, dissipation
濫用 == ranyou == (noun that can take する to act as a verb) abuse, misuse, misappropriation, using to excess

Left radical is a radical form of 'water' (水). Right radical is 'supervise' (監), which acts ph phonetically to express 'overflow'. Henshall suggests as a mnemonic: 'Wanton supervision of flooding water.'

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

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