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[つち()]
tsuchi
noun

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[つち()]
tsuchi
[つし()]
tsushi

English Meaning(s) for 土

noun
  1. earth; soil; dirt
  2. the earth (historically, esp. as opposed to the heavens); the ground; the land
  3. low-quality torinoko-gami (containing mud)
  4. (period of) refraining from construction in the direction of the god of the earth (in On'youdou)

Definition and Synonyms for 土

Ground the surface (as a wall or canvas) prepared to take the paint for a painting
Synonyms: , ,
Fiber the inherent complex of attributes that determines a persons moral and ethical actions and reactions
Synonyms: キャラクター, 人となり, 人品, 人柄, 人格, 品性, , , , 心柄, , , , 性情, 性根, 性根, 性格, 性質, 本質, , , 根性, 気立て, 気質, 気っ風, 禀性, 素質, ,
Ground a relatively homogeneous percept extending back of the figure on which attention is focused
Synonyms: , , , 土壌, , , 地面, 大地, 陸上
Ground the part of a scene (or picture) that lies behind objects in the foreground
Synonyms: バック, バックグランド, バックグラウンド, , , , 後景, 背後, 背景, 遠景
Topographic Point a point located with respect to surface features of some region
Synonyms: ちょぼ, ところ, スポット, プレース, ポイント, , , , 地点, , 場所, , , 箇所
Dry Land the solid part of the earth's surface
Synonyms: アース, ランド, グランド, グラウンド, , , , 土地, 土壌, , , 地べた, 地所, 地面, 大地, 陸地
Soil material in the top layer of the surface of the earth in which plants can grow (especially with reference to its quality or use)
Synonyms: , , , 土地, 土壌
Ground the loose soft material that makes up a large part of the land surface
Synonyms: , , , 土壌
Earth once thought to be one of four elements composing the universe (Empedocles)
Synonyms: , , , 地球, 大地
Soil the part of the earth's surface consisting of humus and disintegrated rock
Synonyms: , , , 土地, 土壌, , , 地面, 大地,

Meanings for each kanji in 土

soil; earth; ground; Turkey Kanji Details »

Categories 土 is a member of

Physical Object a tangible and visible entity
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Surface the outer boundary of an artifact or a material layer constituting or resembling such a boundary
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Trait a distinguishing feature of your personal nature
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Perception the representation of what is perceived
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Aspect the visual percept of a region
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Point the precise location of something
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Material the tangible substance that goes into the makeup of a physical object
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Element one of four substances thought in ancient and medieval cosmology to constitute the physical universe
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Ground the loose soft material that makes up a large part of the land surface
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Sample Sentences for 土

When rain's fallen and the soil is moist, it becomes easier to pull out weeds.
He watered the soil.
After it rains and the ground is damp, it's easier to pull weeds.
She put new soil in the flower pot.
Farmers turn up the soil with plows.

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