Definition of (ば)

ba

noun
1.
place, spot, space
2.
field, discipline, sphere, realm
3.
occasion, situation
See also:その場
4.
scene (of a play, movie, etc.)
5.
session (of the stock market)
6.
field, table, area in which cards are laid out (in a card game)
7.
round (east, south, etc.)(mahjong term)
See also:東場,  南場,  西場,  北場
8.
field(physics term)
9.
field (gestalt psychology)
Related Kanji
location, place
Example sentences(showing 18 results)

ひとこと
一言
あいさつ
挨拶
Please allow me to say a few words on this occasion

But today smoking in public places is forbidden or strictly restricted

こうきょ
公共の
きつえん
喫煙
ひか
控えて
Please refrain from smoking in public places

A man is never so on trial as in the moment of excessive good fortune

"Define your terms," requested the businessman at the contract hearings

Will the plan meet the need

われわれ
我々
40
ねん
いじょう
以上
たの
楽しむ
きょうじ
享受
We have enjoyed peace for more than 40 years

This problem can not be discussed here for lack of time

Japanese businessmen are calling for a level playing field

Your speech was appropriate for the occasion

If you are silent in a conversation or social situation for a long time, Americans will try to get you to talk

U.S. companies are working to find a niche in the Japanese economy

えいかんとく
映画監督
ぶん
自分
けんりょ
権力
つか
使って
えいかい
映画界
とくべつ
特別な
The director used his power to arrange a special place in the cinema world

きぎょう
企業
しゃかい
社会
かのじょ
彼女ら
かつやく
活躍
よう
用意
おお
大きな
だい
課題
いっぽう
一方
ほん
日本
しゃかい
社会
ひつよう
必要とする
そうぞうせい
創造性
ゆた
豊かな
じんざい
人材
きょういくさんぎょう
教育産業
いくせい
育成
ていきょ
提供
じゅうよ
重要
One problem is how the enterprises arrange posts for excellent female students, but another important point is whether the educational industry can grow and supply creative students needed for Japan's future

This tie is not suitable for a situation like this

There are merits and demerits to both your opinions so I'm not going to decide right away which to support

こうしょ
交渉
せってい
設定
We have to set the scene for negotiations

しら
白けた
The party grew chilly