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[たい()]
tai
noun, noun, used as a suffix

English Meaning(s) for 体

noun, noun, used as a suffix
  1. body; physique; posture
  2. shape; form; style
  3. substance; identity; reality
  4. field
  5. counter for humanoid forms (e.g. dolls, statues, corpses, etc.)

Definition and Synonyms for 体

Show pretending that something is the case in order to make a good impression
Synonyms: 仮相, , , , 体裁, 体貌, 外観, 姿, 形容, , 押し出し, 押し出す, 格好, , 様子, 表面, 見える, 見える, 見せかける, 見せ掛け, 見栄, 見た目, , 身なり, 風体, 風情, 風格
Style a slender bristlelike or tubular process
Synonyms: スタイル, , , , 体裁, 姿態, 文体, 構え, 構える, 様式, 調子, 風格
Style a pointed tool for writing or drawing or engraving
Synonyms: スタイル, , , , 体裁, 姿態, 文体, 構え, 構える, 様式, 調子, 鉄筆, 風格
Form a particular mode in which something is manifested
Synonyms: , , , 体裁, , , , 形式, 格好
Organic Structure the entire structure of an organism (an animal, plant, or human being)
Synonyms: ボディー, 五体, , , , 体躯, 図体, 御身, 肉体, 肉塊, , , 躯体, 骨身
Army Unit a military unit that is part of an army
Synonyms: , ,
Style the narrow elongated part of the pistil between the ovary and the stigma
Synonyms: スタイル, , , , 体裁, 姿態, 文体, 構え, 構える, 様式, 花柱, 調子, 風格
Air once thought to be one of four elements composing the universe (Empedocles)
Synonyms: エア, , , , 天空, 空気, 風情

Meanings for each kanji in 体

body; substance; object; reality; counter for images Kanji Details »

Categories 体 is a member of

Natural Object an object occurring naturally
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Pretense the act of giving a false appearance
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Tool an implement used in the practice of a vocation
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Fashion how something is done or how it happens
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Process a natural prolongation or projection from a part of an organism either animal or plant
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Military Force a unit that is part of some military service
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Reproductive Structure the parts of a plant involved in its reproduction
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Element one of four substances thought in ancient and medieval cosmology to constitute the physical universe
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Stroke Order Diagrams for 体

Sample Sentences for 体

Fresh fruit is good for you.
His body was shaking in anger.
He turned round from side to side to look at himself in the mirror.
When I'm hot, a glass of cool water really refreshes me.
This inefficiency is a result of the animal's large body and massive legs and feet, which contribute a sideways motion to its walk.

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