adverb / noun:

  • truth; reality
  • sincerity; honesty; integrity; fidelity
  • that's right - used when recalling forgotten information, suddenly changing the subject, etc. - archaism

usoからkara出たdetamakoto Many a true word is spoken in jest.

手八丁口八丁te八choukuchihatchounokaredaけどkedomakotogaないnainoga玉に疵tamanikizudane He works fast and is very articulate but his insincerity is his biggest defect.


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