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English Meaning(s) for 岸

  1. bank; coast; shore

Definition and Synonyms for 岸

Bank sloping land (especially the slope beside a body of water)
Synonyms: 土手, , 岸辺, 斜面
Bluff a high steep bank (usually formed by river erosion)
Synonyms: , , 断崖
Shore the land along the edge of a body of water
Synonyms: , 岸辺, 沿岸

Meanings for each kanji in 岸

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Categories 岸 is a member of

Bank a long ridge or pile
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Formation the geological features of the earth
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Incline an elevated geological formation
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Stroke Order Diagrams for 岸

Sample Sentences for 岸

The wind and tide impelled the ship to the shore.
The raft has drifted far off from the shore.
They drew their boat on the beach.
This road will take you down to the edge of Lake Biwa.
He was carried by the waves away from the shore and out to sea.

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