1. 1 〔稲・麦などの〕an ear; a head; a spike
    • 麦の穂が出た
    • The wheat is 「putting forth [forming] ears./The wheat has come into ear.
    • 麦の穂が出そろった
    • The heads of the wheat are all out.
  1. 2 〔尖った物の先〕the point; the (pointed) head ((of a spear))
    • 波の穂
    • the crest of a wave
  1. 穂に出る
    • 思いが穂に出た
    • His look betrayed his feelings.
  1. 穂を継ぐ
    • 彼は一つせき払いをしてから話の穂を継いだ
    • After clearing his throat, he took up the thread of the story again.
  1. 穂先詳細を見る