Words — 9 found

1. all sides; the four cardinal directions and the four ordinal directions
2. large hanging lanternSee also 八方行灯
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1. everybody's friend; person who is affable to everybodyoft. used derogatively
2. flawlessly beautiful woman; flawless beauty
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はっぽう 八方
1. all doors closed; blocked in every direction; cornered
Other forms
八方塞がり 【はっぽうふさがり】
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ぽうて 八方手くす
Expression, Godan verb with su ending
1. to try all possible means
  • はっぽうてをつ八方手をつくした
  • I tried all possible means.
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Noun, Na-adjective
1. to the satisfaction of all parties; all sides being happy and satisfiedYojijukugo (four character compound)
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No-adjective, Noun
1. full of holes (e.g. argument); vulnerable to any kind of attack (or criticism, etc.)
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ぽうまるおさ 八方丸まる
Expression, Godan verb with ru ending
1. to find a solution (after struggle)
Other forms
八方丸くおさまる 【はっぽうまるくおさまる】八方丸く治まる 【はっぽうまるくおさまる】
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Kanji — 2 found

2 strokes. JLPT N5. Jōyō kanji, taught in grade 1.
eight, eight radical (no. 12)
Kun: や.つ やっ.つ よう
On: ハチ
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4 strokes. JLPT N4. Jōyō kanji, taught in grade 2.
direction, person, alternative
Kun: かた -かた -がた
On: ホウ
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Sentences — 18 found

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    • けいさつ警察
    • いちにちじゅう一日中
    • まいご迷子になった
    • しほうはっぽう四方八方
    • 捜し回っていた
    The policemen beat the bushes all day to find a lost child. Tatoeba
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Names — 28 found

はちかた 【八方】
Family or surname
1. Hachikata
はっぽう 【八方】
Family or surname
1. Happou
はつぽう 【八方】
Family or surname
1. Hatsupou
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