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Words — 1062 found

Noun
1. storm; tempest
2. storm; hullaballoo; uproar; winds (e.g. of change)Idiomatic expression
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Noun
1. air; atmosphere
2. mood; situationSee also 空気を読む くうきをよむ
3. someone with no presence; someone who doesn't stand out at allColloquialism, Idiomatic expression
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Adverb, Suru verb
1. (doing) various things; (doing) this and thatUsually written using kana alone
  • あのひとあの人
  • には
  • とかくの
  • うわさ
  • あった
  • There were some unsavory rumors about him.
Adverb
2. being apt to; being prone to; tending toUsually written using kana alone
  • うんどう運動
  • けんこう健康
  • かぎ
  • である
  • わたし私たち
  • とかく
  • わす忘れ
  • がち
  • We tend to forget that exercise is a key to good health.
3. at any rate; anyhow; anywayUsually written using kana alone
No-adjective
4. all sorts of (negative things); variousUsually written using kana alone
Noun
5. things that do not exist; rabbit hornsBuddhist term, Idiomatic expression, Only applies to 兎角, See also 亀毛兎角
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左右 【とかく】
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Noun
1. refugee; displaced person
2. person inconvenienced by (lack of something); person unable to satisfactorily (marry, shop, etc.)Colloquialism, Idiomatic expression, See also 買い物難民 かいものなんみん, in compound nouns; ~難民
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Noun
1. account of a dream
2. fantastic story; wild tale; empty dream; pipe dreamIdiomatic expression
  • きみ君の
  • ゆめものがたり夢物語
  • おかねお金
  • つぎこつぎ込む
  • なんて
  • ない
  • I have no interest in putting my money into your dreams.
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3. Yume Monogatari"Yume Monogatari" is Tackey & Tsubasa's second single und... Read more
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Noun
1. sneezeUsually written using kana alone
Expression
2. spoken twice in response to someone sneezing as a charm against an early deathIdiomatic expression, Usually written using kana alone, Only applies to くさめ
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嚏 【くさめ】嚏 【くっさめ】嚔 【くしゃみ】嚔 【くさめ】嚔 【くっさめ】クシャミ
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Noun
1. last moment; eleventh hourIdiomatic expression
  • これ
  • かれ
  • どたんば土壇場
  • This is his eleventh hour.
2. platform made of dirt used to perform executions (decapitations) in the Edo periodorig. meaning
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どたん場 【どたんば】
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Noun, Suru verb
1. setting sail; putting out to sea
2. starting anew; embarking on something newIdiomatic expression
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Noun, No-adjective
1. double-dealing; duplicity; equivocation; double- tonguedIdiomatic expression
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Noun
1. preparing to flee; being ready to run awayIdiomatic expression
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逃腰 【にげごし】
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Noun
1. beacon; skyrocket; signal fire; smoke signals
2. starting shot; starting signal
Place
3. Noroshi
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4. Smoke signalThe smoke signal is one of the oldest forms of long-dista... Read more
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烽火 【のろし】狼烟 【のろし】狼煙 【ろうえん】狼烟 【ろうえん】烽火 【ほうか】
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うまみみねんぶつ 念仏
Expression
1. preaching to the deaf; reading the nenbutsu into a horse's earIdiomatic expression, See also 念仏
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2. A Nod Is As Good As a Wink... to a Blind HorseA Nod Is as Good as a Wink... to a Blind Horse was the th... Read more
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Expression, I-adjective (yoi/ii class)
1. bright; intelligentIdiomatic expression
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Expression, I-adjective
1. no hope of getting aheadIdiomatic expression, See also うだつの上がらない
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卯建が上がらない 【うだつがあがらない】梲が上がらない 【うだつがあがらない】
Notes
梲が上がらない: Out-dated kanji.
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Expression, Noun
1. (as alike as) two peas in a podIdiomatic expression
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うり二つ 【うりふたつ】
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あたま
Expression, I-adjective
1. to be no match for (e.g. outclassed in authority, strength or in debt to); to be unable to act on an equal basis withIdiomatic expression
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頭があがらない 【あたまがあがらない】
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ねこ
Expression, I-adjective
1. extremely busy; wanting even the help of a catIdiomatic expression
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Noun, Suru verb
1. nailing on; nailing down; nailing shut; being glued (to); being unable to take one's eyes (from)
2. being stationary; being rooted to the spot; halting; freezingIdiomatic expression
3. (price) pegging
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釘づけ 【くぎづけ】くぎ付け 【くぎづけ】
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はな
Expression, I-adjective
1. unable to leave the work at hand; right in the middle of something; tied up; busyIdiomatic expression
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手が放せない 【てがはなせない】手がはなせない 【てがはなせない】
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