Definition of 三文

さんもんsanmon

noun / prefix noun:

  • paltry amount of money; cheapness; worthlessness

noun:

  • three one-mon coins - orig. meaning

Example Sentences

朝起きasaokiha三文sanmonnotoku
Early to bed and early to rise, makes a man healthy, wealthy and wise.
早起きhayaokiha三文sanmonnotoku
Early to bed and early to rise, makes a man healthy, wealthy and wise.
朝起きasaokiha三文sanmonnotoku
The early bird catches the worm.

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