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[ほう()·がく()]
hougaku
noun

English Meaning(s) for 方角

noun
  1. direction; way; compass point

Definition and Synonyms for 方角

Direction a general course along which something has a tendency to develop
Synonyms: 向き, 向く, 方向, 方角, 方針, 方面
Line a connected series of events or actions or developments
Synonyms: コース, 方向, 方角, 方針, 路線, 過程
Direction a line leading to a place or point
Synonyms: , , , 方向, 方角, , 道のり, 道筋, 道順
Direction the spatial relation between something and the course along which it points or moves
Synonyms: 向き, 向く, , , , 方位, 方向, 方角, , 針路
Orientation position or alignment relative to points of the compass or other specific directions
Synonyms: 定位, 方角
Point any of 32 horizontal directions indicated on the card of a compass
Synonyms: 方角

Meanings for each kanji in 方角

direction; person; alternative Kanji Details »
angle; corner; square; horn; antlers Kanji Details »

Categories 方角 is a member of

Position the spatial property of a place where or way in which something is situated
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Inclination an attitude of mind especially one that favors one alternative over others
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Series similar things placed in order or happening one after another
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Path an established line of travel or access
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Direction the spatial relation between something and the course along which it points or moves
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Stroke Order Diagrams for 方角

Sample Sentences for 方角

The object flew away to the south, giving out flashes of light.
I am afraid we are advancing in the wrong direction.
They communicate the distance and direction of the food by dancing.

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