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[あい()·()]
aite
noun

English Meaning(s) for 相手

noun
  1. companion; partner; company
  2. other party; addressee
  3. opponent (sports, etc.)

Definition and Synonyms for 相手

Company a unit of firefighters including their equipment
Synonyms: コンパ, カンパニー, 中隊, 交際, 人中, 人中, 会社, 公司, 同勢, 商会, 相手, 貴社, 連れ, 連れる
Companion one paid to accompany or assist or live with another
Synonyms: コンパニオン, 交友, 仲間, 仲間, 伴侶, , お供, 供人, 侶伴, 合い棒, 同伴者, 同侶, 同士, 朋輩, 相手, , , 連れ, 連れる
Opposite a contestant that you are matched against
Synonyms: 対戦相手, 対抗馬, 対敵, , , 敵手, 相手, 相手方, 競争相手
Challenger the contestant you hope to defeat
Synonyms: ライバル, ライヴァル, 対戦相手, 対敵, 挑戦者, , , 敵手, 相手, 競争相手, 競合者

Meanings for each kanji in 相手

inter-; mutual; together; each other; minister of state; councillor; aspect; phase; physiognomy Kanji Details »
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Categories 相手 is a member of

Social Unit an organization regarded as part of a larger social group
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Contestant a person who participates in competitions
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Attendant someone who waits on or tends to or attends to the needs of another
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Sample Sentences for 相手

It is difficult to love somebody when it's not clear whether or not the other person loves you the same way.
Practice volleying against two players.
They're no competition; our team can beat them hands down.
Is this seat taken?
Algeria is a very important partner country for the European Union.

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