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English Meaning(s) for 写真

  1. photograph; photo; picture; snapshot; snap
  2. moving picture; movie

Definition and Synonyms for 写真

Photography the process of producing images of objects on photosensitive surfaces
Synonyms: 写真
Photography the act of taking and printing photographs
Synonyms: 作画, 写真
Photography the occupation of taking and printing photographs or making movies
Synonyms: 写真
Exposure a representation of a person or scene in the form of a print or transparent slide
Synonyms: フォト, ピクチャー, ブロマイド, プロマイド, フォトグラフ, 写真, 写し絵, 影像, 画像
Picture a visual representation (of an object or scene or person or abstraction) produced on a surface
Synonyms: フォト, , 写真, 映像, 画像
Cinema a medium that disseminates moving pictures
Synonyms: キネマ, シネマ, エクラン, フィルム, ムービー, ムーヴィー, 写真, 映画, 活動, 活動写真, 電影
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, エクラン, 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, 電影
Exposure recorded by a camera on light-sensitive material
Synonyms: フォト, ピクチャー, ブロマイド, プロマイド, フォトグラフ, 写真, 写し絵, 影像, 画像

Meanings for each kanji in 写真

copy; be photographed; describe Kanji Details »
true; reality; Buddhist sect Kanji Details »

Categories 写真 is a member of

Process a sustained phenomenon or one marked by gradual changes through a series of states
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Occupation the principal activity in your life that you do to earn money
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Picturing visual representation as by photography or painting
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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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Representation a creation that is a visual or tangible rendering of someone or something
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Sample Sentences for 写真

You will need to bring two passport-sized photos of yourself taken with a white background.
I can't look at this photo without feeling very sad.
This is the camera he took the picture with.
My brother loves taking pictures of mountains.
My hobby is taking pictures.

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