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English Meaning(s) for 劇

  1. drama; play
  2. powerful drug (abbr of 劇薬)

Definition and Synonyms for 劇

Dramatic Art the art of writing and producing plays
Synonyms: テアトル, , 劇道, 演劇, 芝居
Dramatic Play a dramatic work intended for performance by actors on a stage
Synonyms: ドラマ, , 戯曲, 演劇, 脚本, 芝居
Play a theatrical performance of a drama
Synonyms: , 演劇, 演戯, 芝居

Meanings for each kanji in 劇

» drama; play

Categories 劇 is a member of

Communicating the activity of communicating
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Show a social event involving a public performance or entertainment
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Dramatic Work a play for performance on the stage or television or in a movie etc.
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Stroke Order Diagrams for 劇

Sample Sentences for 劇

The play was so popular that the theater was almost full.
I found Jane delighted at the play.
I went to the theater to see a period drama.
They gave a play to entertain their teachers.
The play was very amusing; you ought to have gone there.

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