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[はい()·けい()]
haikei
noun

English Meaning(s) for 背景

noun
  1. background; scenery; backdrop; setting
  2. background (of an incident, situation, etc.); circumstances; context
  3. backing; support (from behind the scenes)

Definition and Synonyms for 背景

Mise En Scene arrangement of scenery and properties to represent the place where a play or movie is enacted
Synonyms: セット, 後景, 書割, 背景
Scenery the painted structures of a stage set that are intended to suggest a particular locale
Synonyms: 後景, 書割, 背景
Ground the part of a scene (or picture) that lies behind objects in the foreground
Synonyms: バック, バッグ, バックグランド, バックグラウンド, , , , 後景, 背後, 背景, 遠景
Background relatively unimportant or inconspicuous accompanying situation
Synonyms: バック, バッグ, 背後, 背景
Scenery the appearance of a place
Synonyms: 光景, 叙景, 情景, 景色, 眺望, 背景, 見晴らし, 見晴らす, 風景
Setting the set of facts or circumstances that surround a situation or event
Synonyms: コンテクスト, 前後関係, 状況, 環境, 背景
Scope the state of the environment in which a situation exists
Synonyms: バック, バッグ, バックグランド, バックグラウンド, 範囲, 背景

Meanings for each kanji in 背景

stature; height; back; behind; disobey; defy; go back on; rebel Kanji Details »
scenery; view Kanji Details »

Categories 背景 is a member of

Stage a large platform on which people can stand and can be seen by an audience
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Set representation consisting of the scenery and other properties used to identify the location of a dramatic production
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Aspect the visual percept of a region
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Accompaniment an event or situation that happens at the same time as or in connection with another
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Neighbourhood a surrounding or nearby region
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Environment the totality of surrounding conditions
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Sample Sentences for 背景

The tower was seen clearly against the blue sky.
Hit up on the D-pad, and the background music will change as the background itself becomes the Demon King's castle....
The mountains are red against the blue sky.
His economical backing is secure.
Paint the trees against the background of the blue sky.

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