岸 (Chinese PinYin: [àn]; traditional Chinese: 岸) may mean: (1) coast; (2) river bank; (3) shore; (4) tall and big. It is an everyday vocabulary. Some common phrases and expressions are: 上岸 (go ashore), 岸边 (shore side), 岸上 (shore), 岸礁 (bank reef, shore reef), 岸上交货价格 (landed terms), 岸线 (coastline), 离岸 (offshore), 傲岸 (be proud), 岸上设施 (shore facilities), 岸上目标 (shore target), 岸边 (shore side), 离岸公司 (offshore company), 离岸金融中心 (offshore financial centre), 离岸资金 (offshore funds).
1. How to pronounce 岸?
Chinese Pinyin: [àn]
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2. Synonyms And Antonyms of 岸
Synonyms: 边, 畔, 堤,
3. What are the fixed expression, collocation and idioms that contains 岸
Fixed expression: 上岸 (go ashore), 岸边 (shore side), 岸上 (shore), 岸礁 (bank reef, shore reef), 岸上交货价格 (landed terms), 岸线 (coastline), 离岸 (offshore), 傲岸 (be proud),
Collocation: 岸上设施 (shore facilities), 岸上目标 (shore target), 岸边 (shore side), 离岸公司 (offshore company), 离岸金融中心 (offshore financial centre), 离岸资金 (offshore funds),
Idioms: 岸然道貌 / 道貌岸然 (be sanctimonious), 高岸深谷 (a peaceful and wild place), 隔岸观火 (observe sb’s trouble with indifference from a safe distance), 回头是岸 (repent and be saved), 移船就岸 (move one’s boat to get ashore), 岸谷之变 (a major political change), 撑岸就船 (a fruitless approach),
Terminologies: 岸边沉积 / 岸边淤积 (bank deposit), 岸边电缆 (shore end cable), 岸对舰导弹 (ground-to-ship missile), 离岸价格 (free on board, FOB)
4. How to use 岸 in a sentence?
Below are some example sentences and quotes containing 岸.
Translation: The guide shoaled us and then we went ashore.
Translation: The sea washes the shore.
Translation: The river is flush with its banks.
Translation: Once on shore, we pray no more.
Translation: These survivors managed to swim to the shore.
Translation: Stay away from the river bank.
Translation: Peru, on South America’s Pacific coast, is the world’s fastest-growing copper producing country.
Translation: The world’s biggest animal is swimming just off the shores.
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