Definition of ぶる

ぶるburu Inflection

suffix / godan ~る verb:

  • to assume the air of ...; to behave like ... - after noun, adjectival noun or adj-stem

godan ~る verb:

  • to put on airs; to be self-important - colloquialism

Example Sentences

Y'know we're short of money to have fun and ... Well to be blunt, gimme!
He likes to posture as an intellectual.
He set up for learning.
I don't like his holier-than-thou attitude.
He dropped in on me yesterday.

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