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English Meaning(s) for 壁

  1. wall; partition
  2. barrier; obstacle (figuratively)
  3. Chinese "Wall" constellation (one of the 28 mansions)

Definition and Synonyms for 壁

Wall an architectural partition with a height and length greater than its thickness
Synonyms: , 垣根, , , , , 隔壁, 障壁
Paries a layer (a lining or membrane) that encloses a structure
Roadblock any condition that makes it difficult to make progress or to achieve an objective
Synonyms: バリア, , 障壁
Barrier anything serving to maintain separation by obstructing vision or access
Synonyms: バリア, 垣根, , 防壁, 障壁
Wall anything that suggests a wall in structure or function or effect
Wall used to divide or enclose an area or to support another structure
Synonyms: , 垣根, , , , , 隔壁, 障壁

Meanings for each kanji in 壁

» wall; lining (stomach); fence

Categories 壁 is a member of

Physical Object a tangible and visible entity
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Partition a vertical structure that divides or separates (as a wall divides one room from another)
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Obstruction something immaterial that stands in the way and must be circumvented or surmounted
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Stratum one of several parallel layers of material arranged one on top of another (such as a layer of tissue or cells in an organism or a layer of sedimentary rock)
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Mechanism a natural object resembling a machine in structure or function
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Sample Sentences for 壁

The color of the carpet is in harmony with the wall.
The floor was painted green, while the walls were yellow.
"Mirror, mirror on the wall. Who in the land is fairest of all?" And then the mirror would always reply: "You, my queen, are fairest of all."
The paint was coming off the wall.
As soon as you get the wall painted, you can go home.

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