Definition of 一見

いちげんichigenirr.

noun:

  • first visit to inn, restaurant, etc. without an introduction

Example Sentences

このkono一見ikkenあたりまえのatarimaenoようyouni見えるmieruことkotoga実はjitsuha難しいmuzukashiinoであるdearu
This, appearing at first glance to be perfectly obvious, is actually very difficult.
ひげを生やしているhigewohayashiteiruせいseinanoka一見ikken怖そうkowasounaのにnoni実はjitsuhaやさしいyasashiihitoda
Possibly because he's got a beard, he looks scary at first glance but he's really a kind man.
百聞hyakubunha一見ikkenni如かずshikazu
Seeing is believing.
彼女kanojoha一見ikken正直shoujikiそうsouni見えるmieru
She is apparently an honest woman.
彼女kanojoha一見ikkenおとなしotonashiそうsoudaけどkedoやるyarutokihaやるyaruってtte感じkanjinakani何かnanika秘めたhimeta思いomoiwo持っているmotteiruyo
There's more to her than you think. She may seem pretty meek on first glance, but I get the sense she can get things done when she needs to.

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