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柱, はしら

  • hashira
JLPT LEVEL 1

Definition

noun (common) (futsuumeishi)

  • pillar
  • post

Definition

  • support
  • prop
  • mainstay

Definition

suffix, counter

  • counter for buddhas, gods, nobles, etc.

Examples of 柱,はしら in a Sentence

Overseas food exports are one of the mainstays of agribusiness.
このは10支えられている。
The bridge is supported by 10 posts.
傾いて倒れた。
The pillar tilted to the right and fell.
ぶつけた
He bumped his head against a post.
つめ研いいた。
A cat was sharpening its claws against a post.
The dog was chained to the post.
He leaned against the pillar and gazed at the Statue of Liberty.
These poles, called totem poles, are thought to have been worshipped or constructed for frightening enemies.
Heavy posts are needed to sustain this bridge.
That pole is not quite vertical.

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