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[もと()]
moto
adverb

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[もと()]
moto

English Meaning(s) for 下

adverb
  1. under (esp. influence or guidance)

Definition and Synonyms for 下

Base the part of an organ nearest its point of attachment
Synonyms: ばかし, ばかり, , 付け根, , , , 土台, , , 基地, 基本, 基盤, 基礎, 拠点, , 本拠, 本拠地, 根底, 根拠, 根拠地, 進数
Right Stage the part of the stage on the actor's right as the actor faces the audience
Synonyms: , , , , , 下手, 下手, 下手
Base the bottom or lowest part
Synonyms: , , , , , 下様, 基底, 基部, , , , 底辺, 底面, 根本, 根源, ,
Inferior one of lesser rank or station or quality
Synonyms: , , , , , 二流, 二の町, 劣性
Base the positive integer that is equivalent to one in the next higher counting place
Synonyms: ばかし, ばかり, , 付け根, , , , 土台, , , 基地, 基数, 基本, 基盤, 基礎, 拠点, , 本拠, 本拠地, 根底, 根拠, 根拠地, 進数

Meanings for each kanji in 下

below; down; descend; give; low; inferior Kanji Details »

Categories 下 is a member of

Bottom the lowest part of anything
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Right location near or direction toward the right side
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Part a portion of a natural object
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Follower a person who accepts the leadership of another
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Number a concept of quantity involving zero and units
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Stroke Order Diagrams for 下

Sample Sentences for 下

He got out from under the car.
Idle hands are the devil's workshop.
The rail-line was carried under the Tsugaru Strait to Hokkaido.
It was under these circumstances that the constitutional crisis began.
She found her purse under the desk.

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