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[どう()]
dou
noun

English Meaning(s) for 動

noun
  1. motion; change; confusion

Definition and Synonyms for 動

Motion the act of changing location from one place to another
Synonyms: , 動き, 動く, 変位, 移り, 移る, 移動, 移転, 転移
Change a thing that is different
Synonyms: チェンジ, 乗換え, , 変わり, 変わる, 変動, 変化, 変化, 変換, 変更, 変わり目, 変移, 変遷, 換える, 替え, 異動, 異状, 転変, 転換, お返し
Change a difference that is usually pleasant
Synonyms: チェンジ, 乗換え, , 変わり, 変わる, 変動, 変化, 変化, 変換, 変更, 変わり目, 変移, 変遷, 多様性, 換える, 替え, 異動, 異状, 転変, 転換, お返し, お釣り
Confusion a feeling of embarrassment that leaves you confused
Synonyms: ごたごた, 乱脈, 乱雑, , 取り込み, 取り込む, 困惑, 当惑, 混乱, 混同, 混沌, 混迷, 無秩序, 狂い, 狂う, 狼狽, 狼藉, 猥雑, 紛糾, 雑駁
Motion a state of change
Synonyms: , 動き, 動く, 提言, 運動

Meanings for each kanji in 動

move; motion; change; confusion; shift; shake Kanji Details »

Categories 動 is a member of

State the way something is with respect to its main attributes
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Change the action of changing something
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Thing an entity that is not named specifically
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Difference the quality of being unlike or dissimilar
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Embarrassment the shame you feel when your inadequacy or guilt is made public
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Stroke Order Diagrams for 動

Sample Sentences for 動

A bird can glide through the air without moving its wings.
Suppose we change the subject.
These special characteristics explain its preference for still-hunting (lying motionless beside a seal's breathing hole, waiting for one to surface).
The bus broke down at one end of the bridge.
The car didn't move.

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