Definition of 九死に一生を得る

きゅうしにいっしょうをえるkyuushiniisshouwoeru Inflection

expression / ichidan verb:

  • to have a narrow escape from death - idiom

Example Sentences

kareha交通事故koutsuujikode九死に一生を得たkyuushiniisshouwoeta
He had a narrow escape in the traffic accident.
karehaそのsono火事kajide九死に一生を得たkyuushiniisshouwoeta
He had a narrow escape at that fire.
kurumaga横滑りyokosuberiしてshite道路douroからkaramizuumini落ちたochitaときtoki彼女kanojoha九死に一生を得たkyuushiniisshouwoeta
She had a narrow escape when her car skidded off the road into a lake.
九死に一生を得ましたkyuushiniisshouwoemashita
I escaped death.
九死に一生を得たkyuushiniisshouwoetaことがありますkotogaarimasuka
Have you ever had a narrow escape?

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