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English Meaning(s) for 岸

  1. bank; coast; shore

Definition and Synonyms for 岸

Bank sloping land (especially the slope beside a body of water)
Synonyms: 土手, , 岸辺, 斜面
Bluff a high steep bank (usually formed by river erosion)
Synonyms: , , 断崖
Shore the land along the edge of a body of water
Synonyms: , 岸辺, 沿岸

Meanings for each kanji in 岸

» beach

Categories 岸 is a member of

Bank a long ridge or pile
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Formation the geological features of the earth
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Incline an elevated geological formation
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Stroke Order Diagrams for 岸

Sample Sentences for 岸

The boat was cast ashore.
He was carried by the waves away from the shore and out to sea.
A rock stuck out from the bank into the river.
They drew their boat on the beach.
They drew the boat on the beach.

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