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[しば()·()]
shibai
noun

English Meaning(s) for 芝居

noun
  1. play; drama

Definition and Synonyms for 芝居

Performing the performance of a part or role in a drama
Synonyms: プレイ, 演戯, 演技, 芝居
Performance the act of presenting a play or a piece of music or other entertainment
Synonyms: プレイ, パフォーマンス, 演奏, 演戯, 演技, 演芸, 芝居
Act play a role or part
Synonyms: 演じる, 演ずる, 演戯, 演技, 芝居
Act perform on a stage or theater
Synonyms: 実演, 演じる, 演ずる, 演戯, 演技, 芝居
Work the total output of a writer or artist (or a substantial part of it)
Synonyms: ワーク, , 作品, 作業, , 制作, 創作, 力作, 労作, 書籍, , 着る, 細工物, 芝居, , 著作, 著書, 述作
Show a social event involving a public performance or entertainment
Synonyms: ショー, 演芸, 演芸会, 興行, 芝居, 見世物
Histrionics a performance of a play
Synonyms: 上演, 演劇, 芝居
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
Act a manifestation of insincerity
Synonyms: 芝居
Play a theatrical performance of a drama
Synonyms: , 演劇, 演戯, 芝居

Meanings for each kanji in 芝居

turf; lawn Kanji Details »
reside; to be; exist; live with Kanji Details »

Categories 芝居 is a member of

Activity any specific behavior
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Demonstration a show or display
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Re-Create create anew
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Perform give a performance (of something)
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End Product final product
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Communicating the activity of communicating
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Show a social event involving a public performance or entertainment
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Manifestation expression without words
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Public Presentation a dramatic or musical entertainment
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Social Event an event characteristic of persons forming groups
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Performing Arts arts or skills that require public performance
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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 芝居

Sample Sentences for 芝居

He doesn't mean it; he's just acting.
What is the most popular play now?
This drama consists of just two short scenes.
Her mother knew that her eldest daughter had signed up for a drama seminar, but she had no idea that she was so deeply involved as to appear on stage.
Do you often go to see plays?

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