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English Meaning(s) for 井戸

noun
  1. water well

Definition and Synonyms for 井戸

Well a deep hole or shaft dug or drilled to obtain water or oil or gas or brine
Synonyms: , , 井戸, 井泉, 掘り井戸
Well an open shaft through the floors of a building (as for a stairway)
Synonyms: 井戸, 井泉
Well a cavity or vessel used to contain liquid
Synonyms: , , 井戸, 井泉, 掘り井戸

Meanings for each kanji in 井戸

well; well crib; town; community Kanji Details »
door; counter for houses; door radical (no. 63) Kanji Details »

Categories 井戸 is a member of

Vessel an object used as a container (especially for liquids)
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Shaft a vertical passageway through a building (as for an elevator)
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Excavation a hole in the ground made by excavating
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Stroke Order Diagrams for 井戸

Sample Sentences for 井戸

We never know the worth of water till the well is dry.
The well is dry.
The well is in the middle of this plaza.
Not a drop of rain fell for a month, so they had to dig a well.
He fetched some water from the well.

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