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[はな()·]
hanashi
noun

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English Meaning(s) for 話し

noun
  1. talk; speech; chat; conversation
  2. topic; subject
  3. discussions; negotiation; argument
  4. rumor; talk; hearsay
  5. tale; story; fable
  6. circumstances; particulars

Definition and Synonyms for 話し

Address the act of delivering a formal spoken communication to an audience
Synonyms: スピーチ, メッセージ, 奨励, 式辞, 演説, 言葉, , , 講演, 講話,
Account a record or narrative description of past events
Synonyms: のたまわく, クロニクル, ヒストリー, 伝説, 叙事文, 史乗, 史書, 因縁, 実記, 履歴, 年代記, 年譜, 所記, 故事, 曰く, 来歴, 来由, 歴史, 沿革, 物語, 物語る, 由来, 由来書, 由緒, 由縁, 経緯, 編年史, 言う, 言伝, 記事, 記述, , , 話す, 語り草, 説話, 謂れ, 謂れ因縁, 講談, 青史
Narration a message that tells the particulars of an act or occurrence or course of events
Synonyms: ストーリー, 物語, 物語る, , , 話す
Talk reveal information
Synonyms: 漏らす, , 話す
Statement a message that is stated or declared
Synonyms: メッセージ, 口述, 声明, 声明, 申告, 申し立て, 申し立てる, 発言, , 言明, 言葉, 言説, , , 話す, , 陳述
Word a brief statement
Synonyms: 一言, 一語, ,
Speech the exchange of spoken words
Synonyms: 会話, , , 話す
Conversation the use of speech for informal exchange of views or ideas or information etc.
Synonyms: 会話, 対話, , , 話す
Talk discussion
Synonyms: トーク, しゃべり, しゃべる, おしゃべり, 会話, , , 話す, 語らい, 語らう, , 談話
Yarn the act of giving an account describing incidents or a course of events
Synonyms: 物語, , , 語り, 語る, 説話
Statement a communication (oral or written) setting forth particulars or facts etc
Synonyms: メッセージ, 口述, 声明, 声明, 申告, 申し立て, 申し立てる, 発言, , 言明, 言葉, 言説, , , 話す, , 陳述
Narration presented in writing or drama or cinema or as a radio or television program
Synonyms: ストーリー, 物語, 物語る, , , 話す

Meanings for each kanji in 話し

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Categories 話し is a member of

Tell let something be known
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Substance what a communication that is about something is about
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Record anything (such as a document or a phonograph record or a photograph) providing permanent evidence of or information about past events
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Statement a message that is stated or declared
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Spoken Language communication by word of mouth
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Speaking the utterance of intelligible speech
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Discussion an extended communication (often interactive) dealing with some particular topic
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Account the act of informing by verbal report
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Speech Act the use of language to perform some act
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Stroke Order Diagrams for 話し

Sample Sentences for 話し

I phoned Mary, but the line was busy.
I've got my friend on the line right now.
They had a talk about the future life.
It's good to talk things over before you buy something.
Sorry, the line is busy now.

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