Sign In

Dictionary

Entry Details for 交換

Search by Japanese Word

字▼

Search by English Meaning

[こう()·かん()]
koukan
noun, suru verb

English Meaning(s) for 交換

noun, suru verb
  1. exchange; interchange; switching; reciprocity; barter; substitution; replacement; clearing (of checks, cheques)

Definition and Synonyms for 交換

Reciprocity a relation of mutual dependence or action or influence
Synonyms: 交換, 双対
Exchange change over, change around, as to a new order or sequence
Synonyms: 互換, 交わす, 交換, 切り替える, 切り替わる, やり取り, 取り交わす, 取り替える, 取り替えっこ, 引き換える, 換える, すり替える, 繰り替える
Exchange exchange or replace with another, usually of the same kind or category
Synonyms: スイッチ, チェンジ, コンバート, コンヴァート, エクスチェンジ, 乗り換える, 互換, 交わす, 交代, 交換, 付け替える, 入れ換える, 刷新, 取り交わす, 取り替える, 取り替えっこ, 変換, 差し換える, 引き換える, 挿げ替える, 換える, 繰り替える, 置き換える
Replace substitute a person or thing for (another that is broken or inefficient or lost or no longer working or yielding what is expected)
Synonyms: 交換, 入れ換える, 切り替える, 取り替える, 差し換える, 換える, 置換, 置き換える
Exchange the capture by both players (usually on consecutive moves) of pieces of equal value
Synonyms: 交換
Substitution the act of putting one thing or person in the place of another:
Synonyms: 交換, 交換局, 交流, 代わり, 代替, やり取り, 更代, 替わる
Replacing the act of furnishing an equivalent person or thing in the place of another
Synonyms: 交代, 交換, 付け替え, 付け替える, 代替, 入れ換える, 入れ替え, 取り替え, 取り替える, 差し換える, 差し替え, 掛け替え, 掛け替える, 換える, 替え, 置換, 置き換え, 置き換える
Exchange reciprocal transfer of equivalent sums of money (especially the currencies of different countries)
Synonyms: 両替, 交換, 交換局, 交流, やり取り, 更代
Exchange the act of giving something in return for something received
Synonyms: エクスチェンジ, 互換, 交換, 取り替え, 取り替える, 取り替えっこ, 引き換え, 引き換える
Swap an equal exchange
Synonyms: チェンジ, トレード, バーター, 交換, やり取り, 取り替え, 取り替える, 取り替えっこ, , 商い, 商う, 売買, 換物, 物々交換
Exchange the act of changing one thing for another thing
Synonyms: エクスチェンジ, 交換, やり取り, 取り替え, 取り替える, 取り替えっこ, 引き換え, 引き換える, 換える, 替え
Exchange give to, and receive from, one another
Synonyms: 交う, 交える, 交わす, 交換, やり取り, 取り交わす
Exchange put in the place of another
Synonyms: 交換, 付け替える, 代置, 入れ換える, 取り替える, 差し換える, 挿げ替える, 掛け替える, 換える, すり替える, 繰り替える, 置換, 置き換え, 置き換える
Counterchange cause to change places
Synonyms: 交換, 取り替える, 引き換える, 換える
Swop exchange or give (something) in exchange for
Synonyms: スイッチ, スワップ, トレード, スウィッチ, 交わす, 交換, 入れ換える, 入れ替え, 切り替える, 取り交わす, 取り替える, 引き換える, 振り替える, 換える, すり替える, 物々交換, 転換
Exchange hand over one and receive another, approximately equivalent
Synonyms: 交換, 換える
Exchange a mutual expression of views (especially an unpleasant one)
Synonyms: 交換, やり取り
Substitution an event in which one thing is substituted for another
Synonyms: スイッチ, スウィッチ, サブスティテューション, 互換, 交代, 交換, 代わり, 代替, 代謝, 入り替わる, 入れ替わり, 入れ替わる, 新陳代謝, 替わり, 替わる
Exchange chemical process in which one atom or ion or group changes places with another
Synonyms: 交換
Exchange switch seemingly equivalent items
Synonyms: 交換, 付け替える, 代置, 入れ換える, 取り替える, 差し換える, 挿げ替える, 掛け替える, 換える, すり替える, 繰り替える, 置換, 置き換え, 置き換える

Meanings for each kanji in 交換

mingle; mixing; association; coming & going Kanji Details »
interchange; period; change; convert; replace; renew Kanji Details »

Categories 交換 is a member of

Relation an abstraction belonging to or characteristic of two entities or parts together
Show all words in category »
Modify cause to change
Show all words in category »
Change By Reversal change to the contrary
Show all words in category »
Replace substitute a person or thing for (another that is broken or inefficient or lost or no longer working or yielding what is expected)
Show all words in category »
Change the action of changing something
Show all words in category »
Substitution the act of putting one thing or person in the place of another:
Show all words in category »
Group Action action taken by a group of people
Show all words in category »
Mercantilism transactions (sales and purchases) having the objective of supplying commodities (goods and services)
Show all words in category »
Exchange reciprocal transfer of equivalent sums of money (especially the currencies of different countries)
Show all words in category »
Transaction the act of transacting within or between groups (as carrying on commercial activities)
Show all words in category »
Renew reestablish on a new, usually improved, basis or make new or like new
Show all words in category »
Transfer cause to change ownership
Show all words in category »
Exchange give to, and receive from, one another
Show all words in category »
Reassign transfer somebody to a different position or location of work
Show all words in category »
Conversation the use of speech for informal exchange of views or ideas or information etc.
Show all words in category »
Variation an instance of change
Show all words in category »
Chemical Phenomenon any natural phenomenon involving chemistry (as changes to atoms or molecules)
Show all words in category »
Capture the removal of an opponent's piece from the chess board
Show all words in category »

Stroke Order Diagrams for 交換

Sample Sentences for 交換

The staff exchanged opinions in the meeting.
We exchanged phone numbers at the end of the gathering.
People needed a more practical system of exchange, so various money systems developed.
They exchanged Japanese money for American.
I must replace that fluorescent lamp.

Comments for 交換

If you have any questions about this entry, or would like to write a sample sentence using the vocabulary, please do so below. Your comment will appear in the forum for other users of the site to view and discuss.

Only registered users may post comments. You can register your free 楽しい Japanese account here.

This site uses the EDICT and KANJIDIC dictionary files. These files are the property of the Electronic Dictionary Research and Development Group, and are used in conformance with the Group's licence.