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[どう()·ぶつ()]
doubutsu
noun

English Meaning(s) for 動物

noun
  1. animal

Definition and Synonyms for 動物

Animate Being a living organism characterized by voluntary movement
Synonyms: アニマル, 動物, 四つ足, , , 珍獣, 生体, 生物, 生物, 生き物, 生類, 鳥獣

Meanings for each kanji in 動物

move; motion; change; confusion; shift; shake Kanji Details »
thing; object; matter Kanji Details »

Categories 動物 is a member of

Being a living thing that has (or can develop) the ability to act or function independently
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Sample Sentences for 動物

The child watched the animal with amusement.
She spoke out strongly against cruelty to animals.
Animals inhabit the forest.
All social animals use some methods of communication to exchange information and to maintain an orderly community.
A dragon is a creature of fancy.

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