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wa
noun

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English Meaning(s) for 輪

noun
  1. ring; circle; loop
  2. hoop
  3. wheel
  4. circle (e.g. of friends)

Definition and Synonyms for 輪

Circle any circular or rotating mechanism
Synonyms: サークル, , , 丸い, , 円形, 巡回, 循環, ,
Hoop a rigid circular band of metal or wood or other material used for holding or fastening or hanging or pulling
Synonyms: リング, ,
Wheel a simple machine consisting of a circular frame with spokes (or a solid disc) that can rotate on a shaft or axle (as in vehicles or other machines)
Synonyms: ホイール, 手纏, , , , 車輪, , , 銀輪
Loop an inner circle of advisors (especially under President Reagan)
Synonyms: ,
Doughnut a toroidal shape
Synonyms: リング, 円環, 手纏, , 環状, , , 輪っか, 輪形
Loop anything with a round or oval shape (formed by a curve that is closed and does not intersect itself)
Synonyms: ループ, ループライン, 手纏, , 環状, , , 輪っか

Meanings for each kanji in 輪

wheel; ring; circle; link; loop; counter for wheels and flowers Kanji Details »

Categories 輪 is a member of

Band a thin flat strip of flexible material that is worn around the body or one of the limbs (especially to decorate the body)
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Simple Machine a device for overcoming resistance at one point by applying force at some other point
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Inner Circle an exclusive circle of people with a common purpose
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Toroid the doughnut-shaped object enclosed by a torus
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Rotating Mechanism a mechanism that rotates
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Simple Closed Curve a closed curve that does not intersect itself
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Stroke Order Diagrams for 輪

Sample Sentences for 輪

They dance in circles to communicate a short distance, and shake their bodies and dart back and forth to indicate a longer distance.
All the other little rabbits came out to see how happy they both were, and they danced in a wedding circle around the little black rabbit and little white rabbit.
We formed a circle around the teacher.
We grew up within our family circle.
They formed themselves into a circle.

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