- shiritori; word-chain game; word game in which players must give a word starting with the last syllable of the word given by the previous player
尻取り遊びは前の人が言った言葉の終わりの音を次の人が取ってそれで始まる言葉を探していく遊びなのであります。 The game of shiritori is played by taking the final sound of the word spoken by the person before you, and then the next person looks for a word that begins with that sound.
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