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English Meaning(s) for 地

noun
  1. ground; land; earth; soil
  2. the region in question; the local area
  3. skin
  4. texture; fabric; material; weave
  5. base; background
  6. one's true nature
  7. narrative (i.e. descriptive part of a story)
  8. real life; actuality
  9. captured territory (in the game of go)
  10. noh chorus
  11. accompaniment music (in Japanese dance)
  12. basic phrase (in Japanese music; usu. repetitive)
  13. base part (of multiple shamisens)

Definition and Synonyms for 地

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: きっぷ, 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, 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, バッグ, 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: ぽち, ちょぼ, ところ, 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, 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 the part of the earth's surface consisting of humus and disintegrated rock
Synonyms: , , , , 土地, 土壌, 土性, , , 地面, 壌土, 大地, , 紙土

Meanings for each kanji in 地

ground; earth Kanji Details »

Categories 地 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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Ground the loose soft material that makes up a large part of the land surface
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Stroke Order Diagrams for 地

Sample Sentences for 地

We've been through a rough patch, but I hope it will have made us stronger.
Adversity strengthens the foundations.
The mystery contains more dialogue than narrative.

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