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[かつ()·どう()]
katsudou
noun, suru verb

English Meaning(s) for 活動

noun, suru verb
  1. action; activity

Definition and Synonyms for 活動

Human Action something that people do or cause to happen
Synonyms: アクト, 営み, 営む, 営為, 活動, , , 行い, 行う, 行動, 行為
Activity any specific behavior
Synonyms: アクティビティ, アクティビティー, 活動
Cinema a medium that disseminates moving pictures
Synonyms: キネマ, シネマ, フィルム, ムービー, ムーヴィー, 写真, 映画, 活動, 活動写真
Flick a form of entertainment that enacts a story by sound and a sequence of images giving the illusion of continuous movement
Synonyms: シネマ, フィルム, ムービー, ピクチャー, ムーヴィー, 写真, 映画, 活動, 活動写真
Activity a process existing in or produced by nature (rather than by the intent of human beings)
Synonyms: 作用, 働き, 働く, 営み, 営む, 活動

Meanings for each kanji in 活動

lively; resuscitation; being helped; living Kanji Details »
move; motion; change; confusion; shift; shake Kanji Details »

Categories 活動 is a member of

Event something that happens at a given place and time
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Process a sustained phenomenon or one marked by gradual changes through a series of states
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Human Action something that people do or cause to happen
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Product an artifact that has been created by someone or some process
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Medium a means or instrumentality for storing or communicating information
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Show a social event involving a public performance or entertainment
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Sample Sentences for 活動

His brother dedicated his life to the activity.
Some animals are active at night.
Mother Teresa began her work by looking around to see what was needed.
U.S. companies are working to find a niche in the Japanese economy.
The activities of the volunteer group covered half a century.

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