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[しも()]
shimo
noun

English Meaning(s) for 下

noun
  1. lower reaches (of a river)
  2. bottom; lower part
  3. lower half (of the body, esp. the privates); feces (faeces); urine; menses
  4. end; far from the imperial palace (i.e. far from Kyoto, esp. of western Japan)
  5. dirty (e.g. dirty jokes, etc.)

Definition and Synonyms for 下

Right Stage the part of the stage on the actor's right as the actor faces the audience
Synonyms: , , , , , 下手, 下手, 下手
Base the bottom or lowest part
Synonyms: , , , , , 下様, 基底, 基部, , , , 底辺, 底面, 根本, 根源, ,
Inferior one of lesser rank or station or quality
Synonyms: , , , , , 二流, 二の町, 劣性

Meanings for each kanji in 下

below; down; descend; give; low; inferior Kanji Details »

Categories 下 is a member of

Right location near or direction toward the right side
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Part a portion of a natural object
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Follower a person who accepts the leadership of another
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Stroke Order Diagrams for 下

Sample Sentences for 下

Thank you for inviting me to dinner.
We saw a lake far below.
Tom and I went to the same high school. He was a year behind me.
Someone is waiting for you downstairs.
I have a bench in my garden; I like to sit outside and enjoy the afternoon sun.

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