Definition of ひっくり返る

ひっくりかえるhikkurikaeru Inflection

godan ~る verb / intransitive verb:

  • to be overturned; to be reversed; to turn over; to capsize
  • to fall down; to tumble down; to topple over; to lie on one's back

Example Sentences

彼女kanojohamunenonakade心臓shinzougaひっくり返るhikkurikaeru思いomoiだったdatta
She felt her heart turn over in her chest.
karehakaradano平衡heikouwo失ってushinatteひっくり返ったhikkurikaetta
He lost his balance and fell down.
彼のkarenokurumahakawani落ちるochirumaeni数回ひっくりかえったhikkurikaetta
His car turned over several times before falling into the river.
kurumagaフェンスFYENSUniぶつかってbutsukatteひっくり返ったhikkurikaetta
The car hit the fence and turned over.
計画を立てるkeikakuwotaterumaeniあまりamari慎重shinchounishiすぎるsugiruto計画keikakuそのものsonomonogaひっくり返るhikkurikaeruことkotomo時にはtokinihaあり得るarieruだろうdarou
Sometimes being overcautious in planning could upset the apple cart.

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