Definition of 下町

したまちshitamachi

noun:

  • low-lying part of a city (usu. containing shops, factories, etc.)
  • Shitamachi (low-lying area of eastern Tokyo near Tokyo Bay, incl. Asakusa, Shitaya, Kanda, Fukugawa, Honjo, Nihonbashi, Kyobashi and surrounds) 山の手

Example Sentences

ディッケンズDEIKKENZUno考えkangaegaロンドンRONDONno下町shitamachino生き生きikiikiしたshita描写byoushaと共にtotomoni読者dokushaにはniha伝わるtsutawaru
Dickens' thoughts come across along with the vivid depiction of old London.
彼女kanojoha下町shitamachide生まれumare育ったsodatta
She was born and brought up on the backstreets.
ここkokohaしがないshiganai下町shitamachinomiseですdesu
This is but a humble downtown store.

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