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つかう/tsukau/common tsukau/つかう/common使う · 遣う
くしゃみ/kushami/common · くさめ/kusame/ · くっさめ/kussame/ kushami/くしゃみ/common · kusame/くさめ/ · kussame/くっさめ/ ·
まちがいない/machigainai/common machigainai/まちがいない/common間違いない · 間違い無い
つっこみ/tsukkomi/common · ツッコミ/TSUKKOMI/ tsukkomi/つっこみ/common · TSUKKOMI/ツッコミ/突っ込み · 突っこみ
  • noun:
    1. penetration;  digging into something
    2. (in comedy) straight man;  retort;  quip;  —Usually written using kana alone.   ぼけ【惚け】[2]
    3. sex;  intercourse;  —Idiom.
あめふってじかたまる/amefuttejikatamaru/ amefuttejikatamaru/あめふってじかたまる/雨降って地固まる
かんげんはぐうじんをよろこばす/kangenhaguujinwoyorokobasu/ kangenhaguujinwoyorokobasu/かんげんはぐうじんをよろこばす/甘言は偶人を喜ばす
  • expression:
    1. sweet words only please a fool (prov);  flattery works on puppets and fools;  —Idiom.
しっぱいはせいこうのもと/shippaihaseikounomoto/ shippaihaseikounomoto/しっぱいはせいこうのもと/失敗は成功のもと · 失敗は成功の元 · 失敗は成功の基
  • expression:
    1. failure teaches success;  failure is a stepping-stone to success;  —Idiom.
しらない/shiranai/ shiranai/しらない/知らない
つめでひろってみでこぼす/tsumedehirottemidekobosu/ tsumedehirottemidekobosu/つめでひろってみでこぼす/爪で拾って箕で零す
  • expression:
    1. penny wise and pound foolish  —Idiom.
どうそう/dousou/ dousou/どうそう/同相
  • noun / noun with genitive case particle の:
    1. the said (cabinet) minister  —Idiom.
  • noun:
    1. in-phase (component of a wave)
    2. homeomorphism
のうあるたかはつめをかくす/nouarutakahatsumewokakusu/ nouarutakahatsumewokakusu/のうあるたかはつめをかくす/能ある鷹は爪を隠す · 能有る鷹は爪を隠す · 脳ある鷹は爪を隠すirregular
  • expression:
    1. a wise man keeps some of his talents in reserve;  one shouldn't show off;  the person who knows most often says least;  a skilled hawk hides its talons;  —Idiom.
はちのす/hachinosu/ hachinosu/はちのす/蜂の巣
  • noun:
    1. beehive;  hive;  honeycomb
    2. something full of holes;  swiss cheese;  —Idiom.
    3. cow reticulum;  wall of the cow's second stomach;  —Food term.
    4. cast iron anvil stand  —Obsolete term.
のろし/noroshi/ noroshi/のろし/狼煙 · 烽火 · 狼烟
ろうえん/rouen/ rouen/ろうえん/狼煙 · 狼烟
ほうか/houka/ houka/ほうか/烽火
ひんすればどんする/hinsurebadonsuru/ hinsurebadonsuru/ひんすればどんする/貧すれば鈍する
  • expression:
    1. Poverty dulls the wit  —Idiom.
きんしつあいわす/kinshitsuaiwasu/ kinshitsuaiwasu/きんしつあいわす/琴瑟相和す
  • expression:
    1. to be happily married;  to go together like two zithers;  —Idiom.  Obscure term.
うおごころあればみずごころ/uogokoroarebamizugokoro/ uogokoroarebamizugokoro/うおごころあればみずごころ/魚心あれば水心
  • expression:
    1. if you do a favor for somebody, you will get a return favor;  if a fish is friendly toward water, water will be kind to the fish too;  mutual back-scratching;  —Idiom.
しじゃくをもってしきょうにあたる/shijakuwomotteshikyouniataru/ shijakuwomotteshikyouniataru/しじゃくをもってしきょうにあたる/至弱をもって至強にあたる
  • expression:
    1. attacking strength by means of (with) weakness  —Idiom.  Obscure term.
たなごころをさす/tanagokorowosasu/ · しょうをさす/shouwosasu/ tanagokorowosasu/たなごころをさす/ · shouwosasu/しょうをさす/掌を指す
  • expression / godan す verb → conjugation:
    1. to be obvious;  to be obviously correct;  to point to one's palm;  —Idiom.
とらをやにはなつ/torawoyanihanatsu/ torawoyanihanatsu/とらをやにはなつ/虎を野に放つ
  • expression:
    1. to let loose a tiger in the field;  to let loose something dangerous;  —Idiom.
あっかはりょうかをくちくする/akkaharyoukawokuchikusuru/ · あくかはりょうかをくちくする/akukaharyoukawokuchikusuru/ akkaharyoukawokuchikusuru/あっかはりょうかをくちくする/ · akukaharyoukawokuchikusuru/あくかはりょうかをくちくする/悪貨は良貨を駆逐する
  • expression:
    1. when there is a legal tender currency, bad money drives out good money (Gresham's Law)  —Idiom.   グレシャムの法則
あくじせんりをはしる/akujisenriwohashiru/ akujisenriwohashiru/あくじせんりをはしる/悪事千里を走る
きによってうおをもとむ/kiniyotteuowomotomu/ kiniyotteuowomotomu/きによってうおをもとむ/木に縁って魚を求む
なせばなる/nasebanaru/ nasebanaru/なせばなる/為せば成る · なせば成る
  • expression:
    1. if you have a mind to do something, you can do it;  if you do, it will become ...;  where there is a will...;  —Idiom.
かんこどりがなく/kankodoriganaku/ kankodoriganaku/かんこどりがなく/閑古鳥が鳴く
まゆをひらく/mayuwohiraku/ mayuwohiraku/まゆをひらく/眉を開く
  • expression / godan く verb → conjugation:
    1. to feel relieved;  to forget about one's troubles;  to settle into peace of mind;  —Idiom.

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