Definition of 事実は小説より奇なり

じじつはしょうせつよりきなりjijitsuhashousetsuyorikinari

expression:

  • truth is stranger than fiction

Example Sentences

最近saikin思いもよらないomoimoyoranai事件jikenga多いooine事実は小説より奇なりjijitsuhashousetsuyorikinariとはtohaよくyoku言ったittaもんmondayo
You hear about a lot of incidents these days that would be hard to dream up. It really backs up the old saying that fact is stranger than fiction.

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